Daily Archives: September 8, 2011

Staten Island Yankees NYPL Playoffs Game 1. W 2-0

Hitting

Player Pos AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO AVG
Williams, M CF 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250
Culver SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Gamel RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
Austin 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500
Nunez, R 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Stevenson 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Wilson, Z DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Grice LF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
McCoy C 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .250

Pitching

Player IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Tracy (W, 1-0) 6.0 2 0 0 1 4 0 0.00
Wetherell (H, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
Pinder (S, 1) 2.0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0.00

 

The rest of the schedule for this series.  Game 3 is only needed If Staten Island does not win Game 2.

Brooklyn vs. Staten Island
Game 2: BRK @ SI Sep 9, 1:05 PM ET
Game 3*: BRK @ SI Sep 10, 7:05 PM ET

Open Thread

After two days of being rained out The Staten Island Yankees are finally playing their championship game today.   It’s currently the top of the 5th and they are up 1-0.   Check the site later tonight for the recap.

Tonight also starts football.  Green Bay home against the Saints.

Talk about today’s game if you want.  Another loss but tomorrow is a new day as the Yankees will be in the west coast.

Have a great night.

Game 142 | Yankees @ Orioles

Ivan Nova once again pitched well his last time out. Can Nova get another win in Camden Yards?

Lineup:

Derek Jeter SS
Curtis Granderson CF
Mark Teixeira 1B
Alex Rodriguez DH
Robinson Cano 2B
Nick Swisher RF
Eric Chavez 3B
Francisco Cervelli C
Brett Gardner LF

Pitching Matchup:

Ivan Nova (15-4, 3.89 ERA) v.s Alfredo Simon (4-8, 4.64 ERA)

Yankee News

Yankees v.s Rays game rescheduled for September 21: 

The Yankees v.s Rays game had been rescheduled as a double header for September 21 as a double header. The Yankees will play at 1:05pm & at 7:05pm.

Morning Bits: 9-11 Heroes, Nunez, Playoffs

Yankees lost yesterday afternoon with a Scranton Wilkes feel to the lineup.  Today they go up against B’more again this time in Camden Yards.  Game time is 1pm with Nova on the mound.   Boston also lost yesterday as well.

The Yankees Magic number to clinch is now at 19.

and here are your morning links…

* The Yankee players payed homage to the 9-11 Heroes in yesterday’s game.

* Wallace Matthews says their is no more defending Eduardo Nunez.

* Playoff Chances could come down to the number 2 starter.

 

AL EAST STANDINGS

EAST W L PCT GB HOME ROAD RS RA DIFF STRK L10 POFF
NY Yankees 87 54 .617 46-27 41-27 774 567 +207 Lost 1 8-2 99.8
Boston 85 57 .599 2.5 42-29 43-28 771 609 +162 Lost 1 4-6 98.8
Tampa Bay 78 64 .549 9.5 39-33 39-31 603 538 +65 Won 1 5-5 1.3
Toronto 71 72 .497 17 35-35 36-37 669 671 -2 Won 1 5-5 0.0
Baltimore 56 85 .397 31 32-39 24-46 598 750 -152 Won 1 3-7 0.0

Yanks fall to Baltimore 5-3 in 11 innings; Errors don’t help

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
BAL 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 8 2
NYY 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 9 4
W: Strop (1-1)
L: Noesi (2-1)
SV: Johnson (3)
NY Yankees AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Nunez, E, SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262
c-Chavez, Er, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .267
Martin, C 5 1 2 0 0 2 1 .241
Swisher, RF 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 .263
Rodriguez, Al, 3B 4 1 1 2 1 2 1 .290
Jones, An, LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .247
Gardner, LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265
Montero, DH 4 0 1 2 1 1 1 .353
1-Dickerson, PR-DH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310
Laird, 1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .125
a-Teixeira, PH-1B 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 .250
Golson, CF 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .500
b-Cano, PH-2B 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .303
Pena, R, 2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .074
Granderson, CF 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .271
Totals 41 4 9 4 4 8 20 .268
NY Yankees IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Burnett, AJ 6.0 7 4 4 4 7 1 5.27
Laffey 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.05
Ayala 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.88
Robertson 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.23
Soriano, R 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4.30
Noesi(L, 2-1) 2.0 1 1 0 3 3 0 3.42
Totals 11.0 8 5 4 8 15 1 3.70

And here is the game recap from MLB.com’s Bryan Hoch:

NEW YORK — The ball scooted past Eduardo Nunez’s glove and into center field, and though Alex Rodriguez’s advice to the young shortstop was to shake the error off, there was no mistaking that this one hurt.

Nunez flubbed a Matt Angle grounder to set up Mark Reynolds’ go-ahead single in the 11th inning as the Orioles defeated the Yankees, 5-4, on a soggy afternoon at Yankee Stadium.

“It’s not an easy ball. It’s a short hop … I never had the ball,” said Nunez, who also committed a throwing error earlier in the game. “I feel bad for my teammates and the pitchers, who threw very well.”

After a two-out intentional walk, Reynolds blooped a Hector Noesi (2-1) slider into shallow center field to score Angle and put Baltimore on top, pinning the Yankees shy of a sweep.

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