Orioles vs. Red Sox at Ledge
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Red Sox010500000682

Pitching

Orioles IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Cimmino, Vinny4564230
Garon, Mike (W)(1-0)2100000
Brooks, Tim2200100
Hernandez, John1000100
Red Sox IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Tevepaugh, Jason3100130
Hernandez, Noel1 2/3244233
Cloutier, Ray0 1/3000000
O'Neill, John (L)(0-1)2255720
Sheehan, Mike1000000
Rosa, Ricardo1110120


Offense Highlights


Orioles

 Chris Bleau - 2-4, R, RBI
 Rich Gottesman - Dave Fieldsend - Each with a double!
 John Hernandez - Rob Guarino - Michael Garon - All with a hit. Rob with 2 SB!


Red Sox

 Red Sox Team - Only 8 hits today. We need to pick it up in the playoffs next week.

Defense Highlights


Orioles

 Rich Gottesman - Stellar SS play! 4 assists. Sliding stop in the 6th. Running catch on a tough pop up in the 8th.
 Mike Garon - Terrific 3rd Base play with 4 assists
 Rob Guarino - Solid 1st base all day
 Orioles Team - Nice win to start the playoffs with some momentum!


Red Sox

 Mickey Ryan - Throws out his 4th runner getting a single up the middle at 1st base this year.
 Jack O'Neill - Nice catch on a scorched lined drive

Pirates vs. White Sox at Hadley
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Pirates50510230218191
White Sox3200000027143

Pitching

Pirates IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Kellett, Josh (W)(1-1)71055311
Bennett, Nick2221011
White Sox IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Smith, Kevin (L)(0-3)613139210
Adams, Chris0143300
Sullivan, Tim3322040


Offense Highlights


Pirates

 Rob Whitehouse - WHAT A DAY. 2-4 with a double and 2 RBI's and 1 run scored
 Mike Chateauneuf - 2-3 with a sac fly and 3 RBI's 1 run scored
 Keith Deschene - 3-4 with 4 RBI's a double and a walk with 2 runs scored - Breakout day that we needed
 Pirates Team - We needed this. 19 hits on the day. Let's keep this momentum going into the playoffs


White Sox

 Brian Turmenne - 2-3 w/ a heads up run scored!
 Tim Sullivan - 2-3 w/ 2 RBI, SB, and a run scored
 John Mallin - 2-3 w/ an RBI, SB, a run, & HBP
 Kevin Smith - 2-4 w/ a SB

Defense Highlights


Pirates

 Josh Kellett - First OTB win on the mound! 7 strong innings and could've kept going too
 Kevin Gerrish - Catching 7 innings in that humidity is no small feat
 Rob Whitehouse - Makes a diving catch at 2B and then goes to catch the last 2 innings
 Brian Masse - Catching everything hit to him along with Bobby J out in LF.


White Sox

 Kevin Smith - way to take one for the team on the mound!
 John Mallin - the machine continues behind the plate! YOU ARE A BEAST!
 White Sox Team - let's tighten up for the playoffs, boys!

Indians vs. Yankees at Campbell
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Indians61730020019161
Yankees20203040011112

Pitching

Indians IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Firicano, Paul (W)(1-0)4 1/3777503
Spitz, Kevin3 2/3543250
Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Ramirez, Nestor (L)(2-1)3414131310
Mosher, Lance51255210


Offense Highlights


Indians

 Ryan Harvey - 3BB, hit, 4 Runs
 Paul Firicano - 3-4, BB, 2 Runs, RBI
 Dan Shea - 2-2 3BB,3 Runs 3RBI
 Kevin Spitz - 2-3, 2BB 2RBI, 2 runs


Yankees

 Bruce Brown - 3-3, 3 Runs, 4 RBI, 2B, HR
 Joe Weidenbach - 3-3, 3 RBI
 Chris Janowicz - 2-2, 3 Runs, RBI, 2B

Defense Highlights


Indians

 Paul Firicano - Heck of a job on the bump with the surprise start
 Brian Shea - The Vet goes 9 behind the dish, said he may take a 3 day nap
 Indians Team - 1 error today, much better


Yankees

 Bruce Brown - Tremendous diving play at SS in the 6th to nail the runner at 1B
 Joe Weidenbach - C - Worked hard behind the plate for all 9 in the sauna. Nailed runner trying to steal in the 6th

Brewers vs. Braves at Westford VFW
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Braves0101200037115

Pitching

Brewers IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Allison, Jeff (W)(7-2)764170110
DeCosta, John2333010
Braves IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Ierardi, Daniel (L)(1-2)4551240
Kalivas, Greg3552240
Lewis, Dan2211211


Offense Highlights


Brewers

 Shaun Trainor - 3 for 4, BB, 2 RBI, 2 ,RS in the leadoff spot
 Shaun Trainor - 3 for 4, BB, 2 RBI, 2 ,RS in the leadoff spot
 Jeff Allison - 3 for 4, 2 RBI, 2 RS
 Jeff Allison - 3 for 4, 2 RBI, 2 RS
 Jason Riley - 2 for 4, SB
 Jason Riley - 2 for 4, SB
 Matt Muehring - - hit, RS.....Rob Beltre - hit, RBI, BB, RS
 Matt Muehring - - hit, RS.....Rob Beltre - hit, RBI, BB, RS


Braves

 Dave Ierardi - 2-2 RS
 Dave Ierardi - 2-2 RS
 Dan Beaudry - Stays hot 2-3 2B RBI
 Dan Beaudry - Stays hot 2-3 2B RBI
 Tim Walsh - 2-3 2RS
 Tim Walsh - 2-3 2RS

Defense Highlights


Brewers

 Jeff Allison - Solid start on the mound
 Jeff Allison - Solid start on the mound
 Tom Ralls - Very solid play at SS once again, making throws from deep in the VFW carpet
 Tom Ralls - Very solid play at SS once again, making throws from deep in the VFW carpet
 Jason Riley - Solid game again behind the plate
 Jason Riley - Solid game again behind the plate
 Brewers Team - Not our best game with 5 errors...time to tighten up for the playoffs
 Brewers Team - Not our best game with 5 errors...time to tighten up for the playoffs


Braves

 Braves Team - 5 Errors in a game we were in till that one bad inning against one of the best pitchers in the league will do us in everytime let’s tighten up for the playoffs
 Braves Team - 5 Errors in a game we were in till that one bad inning against one of the best pitchers in the league will do us in everytime let’s tighten up for the playoffs
 Tim Walsh - 9 behind the plate in the humidity thanks
 Tim Walsh - 9 behind the plate in the humidity thanks
 John Barry - Made all the catches in the OF hit his way
 John Barry - Made all the catches in the OF hit his way
 Daniel Ierardi - Dan I ,Greg, and Dan L good job pitching today better defense and we might pull out the dub
 Daniel Ierardi - Dan I ,Greg, and Dan L good job pitching today better defense and we might pull out the dub

Astros vs. Dodgers at Shedd
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Dodgers0006000309168

Pitching

Astros IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Callahan, Matt (W)(2-1)5864020
Mangan, James2 2/3632230
Bucci, Matt (S)(1)1 1/3000010
Dodgers IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Gladyszak, Nick (L)(1-1)4792212
Johnson, Patrick5121340


Offense Highlights


Astros

 Tim Shay - 1 for 3 with a 2B and 2 RBI, RS
 Wally Kleczkowski - 1 for 3 with 2 RBI, RS
 Tim Hogg - 1 for 1, 2 BB's, RS, SB, RBI
 Mike Shea - Big walk in the 9th then steals 2nd and 3rd and scores for an insurance run.


Dodgers

 Jon Smithers - 3-4, RBI, R - hit the ball hard all day
 Patrick Johnson - Helping his own cause with 3 hits
 Scott Oppenheim - Scott also with 3 hits and a couple RBIs.
 Tom Zahareas - 2 hits including a double

Defense Highlights


Astros

 Matt Callahan - Nice start too bad a sloopy defensive inning in the 4th hurt .
 Matt Bucci - Caught 7 then closed out the game on the mound.
 Astros Team - A little sloopy in the field...need to tighten things up for next week.


Dodgers

 Jon Smithers - Looked sharp at SS
 Paul Orzech - A rock behind the dish in the humidity
 Dodgers Team - 2 innings killed us - 9 runs, 7 errors in those innings. We’ve gotta do better than that. We beat ourselves.

Cardinals vs. Giants at Leland Park
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Giants80101112014164

Pitching

Cardinals IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Martell, Mike (L)(0-2)0 2/3388712
Lindsey, Rob4 1/3621000
LaRose, Chris3544301
Giants IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Caraco, Domenic1450000
Leathers, Taylor (W)(2-0)7200450
Garthe, Ricky1200010


Offense Highlights


Cardinals

 Lou Courtemanche - 2-3, BB, RS
 Mike Mottolo - 2-3, BB, RS
 Vinnie D'Amico - 1-2, BB, RS, SB, RBI


Giants

 Taylor Leathers - 5-5 from the lead off spot. 3 rbi. 2 SB. **** Chris McKiel three walks.
 Frank Regan - 4-5 3 rbi. **** Ricky Garthe 2 walks and for the fourth game in a row a HBP.
 Dave Short - 2-3 rbi 2 walks.
 Mike Correa - Mike Poitras, Greg McKiel, Mike Watson (double) and Todd Surette all with one hit.

Defense Highlights


Cardinals

 Cardinals Team - Overall not a bad defensive game - turned a 5-4-3 DP


Giants

 Mike Watson - Nice over the shoulder catch in left tracking a long fly ball.
 Taylor Leathers - Outstanding 7 inning 2 hit performance after arriving a little late due to car issues.
 Ricky Garthe - Nice sliding catch of a pop up near the visitor dugout from behind the plate.
 Giants Team - After a three error first inning, settled down and played fantastic defense the rest of the way. Turning two double plays. Keep flashing the leather boys!!

Twins vs. Athletics at Ferullo
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Twins2010140109112
Athletics2001000025135

Pitching

Twins IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Callahan, Rich4432020
Shanahan, Chris (W)(1-0)5821130
Athletics IP H R ER BB SO HBP
Silva, Steve (L)(2-1)5744530
Smith, Brad1343110
Klemm, Tom3110120


Offense Highlights


Twins

 Dan Hickey - Danny doubles is back! 2-2, two doubles, two RS, three RBI, SB
 Izhar Falcon - The ICE man! 3-4 w/RBI, also hustled down safe to first after a swing and miss strike out!
 Louie Nocca - 1-3, 2 RS, ran hard on the bases late in the game which led to runs
 Jeff Buxton - Back to back games with an RBI, keep it up Jeff!


Athletics

 Nick LaBello - Guy stays hot at the plate! 3-4, 2 RBI, DEEP double to left center. Losing you stings, bud. Enjoy the Sunshine State!
 Jamie MacLauchlan - 3-4, SB and 2 Runs scored
 Tom Klemm - 3-4, 2 Runs, SB
 Athletics Team - Some great Twins defense and pitching from Rich Cal and Chris S kept our bats in check. Short staffed next week, lot of AB's!

Defense Highlights


Twins

 Rich Callahan - Great start! Pitches were dialed in for sure. Sorry I pulled you before the 5th!
 Chris Shanahan - Thanks for throwing as many as you did, good win!!
 Stephen Alepa - Great scoop at first late in the game!
 Twins Team - Only two errors, great work today against a solid A's team! Let's keep it rolling into the playoffs!


Athletics

 Nick LaBello - Great LF play all day. Nick, we're going to miss you buddy. Thanks for everything and best of luck in Florida
 Matt Mastas - Great jumping catch to steal extra bases from a scorching line drive from a batter
 Steve Silva - Good pitching performance, and fielded his position very well today
 Athletics Team - Not a ton of highlight defensive plays, hats off to a talented Twins team, good luck in the postseason. A's: the real games start next Sunday, time to go to work!