Baseball Crank
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June 28, 2004
BASEBALL: Lost Sunday

Not much to say about the first game Sunday, as Yankee longballs gave Jose Contreras' storybook reunion with his family all the help he needed. The second game was much more frustrating, since the Mets did a number of good things, including some massive home runs (Richard Hidalgo going deep to dead center, Eric Valent blasting an upper-deck job to right), and good pitching (like John Franco striking out the side in the eighth). But the hole Matt Ginter got into with some first inning dribblers and a hit batsman (Jeter) leading up to Ruben Sierra's 2-run shot was just too much.

Leiter and Glavine may be able to handle the likes of the Yankee lineup, but I'm doubtful as to the rest of the staff.

Oh, and Mike Stanton still sucks.

Posted by Baseball Crank at 7:02 AM | Baseball 2004 | Comments (1) | TrackBack (0)

He sucked with the Braves, as well.
Oh, to be a left-hander with any sort of arm, whatsoever.

Posted by: Ricky at June 28, 2004 6:07 PM
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