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Postby Melo255 » Sun May 09, 2004 4:25 pm

Odalis Perez goes 7 innings gives up 2 runs and leaves with a 7-2 lead, seems safe right? HELL NO! Manager decides it's Lima time and then all hell breaks loose, 5 runs in the inning. 5 Walks 3 hits including 3 walks with the bases loaded in a row and bam there's goes my win. And all of this happened after the first 2 guys were retired in the inning. I have a pitching staff of Beckett, Vazquez, Oswalt, Santana, Redman and Perez and have a grand total of 12 wins. Unbelievable. Just had to get this off my chest, can't remember when I've been this pissed, anybody else feel my pain? I mean come on I think I have a very good pitching staff and I'm dead last in wins, somebody else has to know what that's like.
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Postby LBJackal » Sun May 09, 2004 4:30 pm

With Martin, Mota, and Gagne in that bullpen, that's a horrible decision by the manager.

Damn, just checked, and 2 of the walks were by Martin :-o
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Postby red sox rule!!! » Sun May 09, 2004 4:32 pm

i feel for you. I am in the same boat as you. i have odalis perez going today to. damn people bullpen blowing games. in one of my leagues for mypitching staff i have

vazquez
santana
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odalis perez
oliver perez
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kolb (i just grabbed)
mantei
smoltz
rhodes

this has gotten me 7 wins, 11 loses, 13 saves, 157 ks, 4.7 era. i definitely expected more than that.. somebody shoot me. My pitching staff has caused me to go 1-4
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Postby irishdude103 » Sun May 09, 2004 5:03 pm

i know i am pissed to because i am tied in my h2h league with 5 SV's a piece and one of my closers is GAGNE!!
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Postby NZF » Sun May 09, 2004 5:19 pm

He had only thrown like 90 pitches as well which makes the decision by the manager even harder to fathom. I guess he was pinch hit for in the 8th which is also IMO done too often in the NL and for mostly no return.
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Postby Zito is God » Sun May 09, 2004 5:26 pm

Perez threw 91 pitches so he could have gone another inning if needed. Bad manager's decision in my opinion.
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