Tuesday, April 24, 2018

JAL’s Bridge Over Troubled Water Morning Link

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Bridge Over Troubled Water Simon and Garfunkel


1 MLB Transactions


2-MLB Trade Rumors-Pirates


3 Baseball Reference


4 Retrosheet


5 Rumbunter


Pittsburgh Pirates: Team Stat Rankings Update 2




6 Viva El Birdos</b>

The PDPD (Paul DeJong Plate Discipline) Report: 22 April


7 Green Weenie

4/23 From the 30s Forward: Happy Jack, Rube HoF; Babe Sold; Fast Starts, Game Stories; HBD Blackie


8 Bleed Cubbie Blue

2018 Cubs Heroes and Goats: Game 19


9 Pirates Breakdown

Pittsburgh Pirates second basemen not getting the job done


10 The Point of Pittsburgh

The Pirates Are Catching Up In The Fly Ball Revolution


11 LA Times</b>

Former Padre Xavier Nady puts mountain home up for sale




12 Detroit Free Press

Francisco Liriano helping Detroit Tigers win now, and maybe later




13 MLB

Here are the longest MLB at-bats on record


14 St. Louis Post Dispatch</b>

  Cardinals chat with Derrick Goold


15 SB Nation

There was a no-hitter, a triple play, and a 21-pitch danged at-bat this week


16 CBS Sports

MLB Monday scores, highlights, live team updates, news: Astros, Angels meet for first time in 2018


17 Fangraphs

Travis Sawchik FanGraphs Chat


18 Baseball Prospectus</b>

The Year of the Pitcher: Baseball 50 Years Ago (April 22, 1968)


19 National Pastime Museum

TED WILLIAMS AND THE 1941 ALL-STAR GAME


20 Blog Predictions


Monday, April 23, 2018

JAL’s Seven Bridges Road Morning Links

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Seven Bridges Road Ian Matthews


1 MLB Transactions


2-MLB Trade Rumors-Pirates


3 Baseball Reference


4 Retrosheet


5 Rumbunter


Pittsburgh Pirates Top Prospects: Number Two Austin Meadows




6 Viva El Birdos</b>

Cards Sweep the Reds Again 4.22.18


7 Green Weenie

4/22 From the 40s Forward: Mace Gone, Turner Inked; New Park; 10-In-A-Row; Game Stories; RIP Steve


8 Bleed Cubbie Blue

2018 Cubs Heroes and Goats: Game 18


9 Pirates Breakdown

The Pittsburgh Pirates have depth in the high minors that can help in 2018


10 Detroit Free Press

Detroit Tigers, with limited bench, to be disadvantaged at Pittsburgh


11 Philadelphia Inquirer</b>

Phillies sweep Pirates on Aaron Altherr's walk-off single in 11th inning




12 NY Post

Matt Harvey’s dramatic rise and fall nothing new for NYC fans




13 MLB

These were our ten favorite ballpark foods from MLB FoodFest


14 St. Louis Post Dispatch</b>

  Cardinals put Wainwright on disabled list, call up Brebbia


15 SB Nation

Sean Manaea’s no-hitter silenced the bats of baseball’s best team


16 CBS Sports

MLB Saturday scores, highlights, live team updates, news: No-hitter ends Red Sox win streak


17 Fangraphs

Sunday Notes: Trey Mancini Kept His Kick


18 Baseball Prospectus</b>

The 2018 Baseball Prospectus Ballpark Events Are Here


19 National Pastime Museum

MATTY ALOU AND MANNY MOTA: THE GREATEST PLATOON


20 Blog Predictions



Sunday, April 22, 2018

Pirates at Phillies April 22, 2018

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Pirates


1. Sean Rodriguez (R) 2B
2. Gregory Polanco (L) RF
3. Starling Marte (R) CF
4. Corey Dickerson (L) LF
5. David Freese (R) 1B
6. Colin Moran (L) 3B
7. Jordy Mercer (R) SS
8. Elias Diaz (R) C
9. Trevor Williams (R) P

Phillies

1. Cesar Hernandez (S) 2B
2. Carlos Santana (S) 1B
3. Odubel Herrera (L) CF
4. Rhys Hoskins (R) LF
5. Nick Williams (L) RF
6. Scott Kingery (R) 3B
7. Andrew Knapp (S) C
8. Nick Pivetta (R) P
9. J.P. Crawford (L) SS

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Philadelphia002000001382
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  W: Y. Ríos (3-0)   L: R. Rodríguez (0-1)
1:35 PM ET, April 22, 2018
Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  Attendance: 29,199
Pittsburgh Pirates
PlayerABRHRBITBBBKAVGOBPSLG
S. Rodríguez, 2B-SS4000012.194.306.484
G. Polanco, RF4000012.197.311.461
S. Marte, CF5010101.274.365.476
C. Dickerson, LF4010110.303.333.461
D. Freese, 1B5010101.226.294.452
C. Moran, 3B4000012.270.329.381
J. Mercer, SS5110201.239.308.343
  R. Rodríguez, P0000000---
E. Díaz, C5122501.409.435.682
T. Williams, P2000001.111.111.111
  M. Feliz, P0000000---
  A. Frazier, PH1000000.224.255.306
  G. Kontos, P0000000---
  E. Santana, P0000000---
  J. Bell, PH1010300.253.315.373
  K. Crick, P0000000---
  M. Moroff, 2B0000000.333.333.500
Totals4027213411---
 
Philadelphia Phillies
PlayerABRHRBITBBBKAVGOBPSLG
C. Hernández, 2B3011110.280.409.400
C. Santana, 1B4000011.151.301.288
O. Herrera, CF5010100.329.369.456
R. Hoskins, LF4010113.323.483.615
N. Williams, RF3000001.217.294.326
  E. Ramos, P0000000---
  T. Hunter, P0000000---
  P. Florimón, PH1000000.182.308.273
  V. Arano, P0000000---
  M. Franco, PH1000000.241.292.414
  Y. Ríos, P0000000---
S. Kingery, 3B5000002.229.295.414
A. Knapp, C4210313.216.310.270
N. Pivetta, P2111201.273.273.364
  A. Altherr, RF3031500.157.283.333
J. Crawford, SS3000011.185.241.333
Totals3838313512---
 
2B: Pit 1, J. Mercer (7). Phi 1, N. Pivetta (1).
3B: Pit 1, J. Bell (1). Phi 2, A. Knapp (1), A. Altherr (1).
HR: Pit 1, E. Díaz (2). 
HR Detail: Pit, E. Díaz (Inning: 5 , 1 Out, 1 on) off N. Pivetta. 
Scoring Position: Pit - 1 for 10.Phi - 1 for 6. 
SF: Pit 0,  Phi 1, C. Hernández (1).
 
Pittsburgh Pirates
PlayerIPHRERBBKHRBFPPitB-SERAOpBA
T. Williams6.0122570239243 - 492.15.190
M. Feliz1.01000304207 - 135.00.222
G. Kontos1.02000005144 - 104.50.325
E. Santana1.01000104133 - 105.63.194
K. Crick1.01000105194 - 150.00.118
R. Rodríguez, (L 0-1)0.1211000392 - 72.25.313
 
Philadelphia Phillies
PlayerIPHRERBBKHRBFPPitB-SERAOpBA
N. Pivetta6.1522271249328 - 652.57.238
E. Ramos0.20000102104 - 60.96.161
T. Hunter1.0000010383 - 50.00.000
V. Arano2.0100210103012 - 180.00.030
Y. Ríos, (W 3-0)1.01000105164 - 121.29.267
 
Errors: Pit 2, K. Crick (1), T. Williams (1). Phi 2, J. Crawford (3), S. Kingery (2).
Double Plays: Pit 1, (El.Díaz to Mercer). Phi 2, (Knapp to C.Hernández; C.Hernández to C.Santana).
Stolen Bases: Pit 1, S. Marte (7). 
Caught Stealing: Phi 1, R. Hoskins (2).
Wild Pitches: Pit 1, T. Williams. 
 
Umpires: HP--Lentz, 1B--Welke, 2B--Randazzo, 3B--Barrett.
Time: 3:35
Attendance - 29,199