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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby benb18a » Sat May 05, 2012 12:19 am

GiantsFan14 wrote:hahaha, make up call. this ump is terrible.


Beat me to it :-X
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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby bayside » Sat May 05, 2012 12:21 am

f'n greinke is a world class head case. wtf is wrong with this guy? is pitching on the road really so much different than pitching at home?
NO, ITS NOT!

its the pathetic giants for christ sake!
and not only do you not make it through 6, but you blow the lead as well so no chance for a win.
now i know why everyone hates owning this guy.
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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby benb18a » Sat May 05, 2012 12:21 am

yay, 0 wins between Haren, Strasburg, Greinke and Peavy this week :-[ I believe in you, Marcum :*)
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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby GiantsFan14 » Sat May 05, 2012 12:24 am

bayside wrote:f'n greinke is a world class head case. wtf is wrong with this guy? is pitching on the road really so much different than pitching at home?
NO, ITS NOT!

its the pathetic giants for christ sake!
and not only do you not make it through 6, but you blow the lead as well so no chance for a win.
now i know why everyone hates owning this guy.


in his defense, the tying run scored on an error and melky's was the only ball that was hit all that hard.
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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby bayside » Sat May 05, 2012 12:24 am

omfg the first base umpire in teh SF/Mil game is horrible.
does mlb just not give a sh@t how bad it looks when the officiating constantly changes the outcome of games, yet they wont use the inexspensive and readily available technology to rectify the situation?

baseball is clearly the most poorly officiated of all 4 major american sports
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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby benb18a » Sat May 05, 2012 12:24 am

bayside wrote:f'n greinke is a world class head case. wtf is wrong with this guy? is pitching on the road really so much different than pitching at home?
NO, ITS NOT!

its the pathetic giants for christ sake!
and not only do you not make it through 6, but you blow the lead as well so no chance for a win.
now i know why everyone hates owning this guy.


Well, he does have social anxiety disorder :-b

but yeah, it is ridiculous. Guy had an epic WHIP going through five, and then gets hit by a bus. :,-(

It's baseball, just like when we lost to Mr. 3.50 WHIP Suppan this week 0-5, it happens. :-t

I knew the LOB in the first two innings would come back to bite us :~(
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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby jfg » Sat May 05, 2012 12:24 am

Josh Johnson is going to need to show me two good starts in a row before he's in my lineup again. I can't believe the year he's having.
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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby bayside » Sat May 05, 2012 12:26 am

GiantsFan14 wrote:
bayside wrote:f'n greinke is a world class head case. wtf is wrong with this guy? is pitching on the road really so much different than pitching at home?
NO, ITS NOT!

its the pathetic giants for christ sake!
and not only do you not make it through 6, but you blow the lead as well so no chance for a win.
now i know why everyone hates owning this guy.


in his defense, the tying run scored on an error and melky's was the only ball that was hit all that hard.

in his defense the Giants have 3 batters in their lineup who could hit double A pitching.

god i hate being a giants fan.
almost as much as i hate owning greinke.
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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby GiantsFan14 » Sat May 05, 2012 12:27 am

bayside wrote:omfg the first base umpire in teh SF/Mil game is horrible.
does mlb just not give a sh@t how bad it looks when the officiating constantly changes the outcome of games, yet they wont use the inexspensive and readily available technology to rectify the situation?

baseball is clearly the most poorly officiated of all 4 major american sports


it would be so incredibly easy to have an ump in a booth to review all calls as they happen. calls are pretty cut and dry in baseball, if the ump got it wrong, you rectify the situation as best as you can and move on with the game. if it's one of those calls where it's too close to tell, then the initial call stands. i doubt it'd even add much time to the game since you could basically do away with managers arguing.
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Re: 5/4 Cheering, Venting, & Exit Sandman

Postby benb18a » Sat May 05, 2012 12:30 am

Good point. It probably would require the same amount of time that managers waste by arguing calls that get overturned 0.0% of the time due to managers yelling at them.
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