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alnorth
04-27-2010, 05:01 PM
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http://l.yimg.com/a/i/us/sp/v/mlb/teams/20080123/80x60/sea.gif

Ian Snell 5.1IP 2R 2ER 3BB 4K
Win, (1-0) Shawn Kelley 1.2IP 0R 0ER 0BB 1K
Hold, (3) Mark Lowe 1IP 0R 0ER 0BB 0K
Save, (7) David Aardsma 1IP 0R 0ER 0BB 0K

VS.

http://l.yimg.com/a/i/us/sp/v/mlb/teams/20080123/80x60/kan.gif

Zack Greinke 7IP 0R 0ER 0BB 5K
Hold, (4); Loss, (0-1) Josh Rupe 0.1IP 3R 3ER 1BB 1K
Blown Save, (2) Robinson Tejeda 0IP 0R 0ER 1BB 0K
Bruce Chen 1.2IP 0R 0ER 1BB 3K

Home Runs

none

AL Central

Final: MIN 2, DET 0
Final: CWS 2, TEX 4
Top 4th: CLE 2, LAA 1

Starting Lineups

SEA

1. Ichiro Suzuki, RF
2. Chone Figgins, 2B
3. Franklin Gutierrez, CF
4. Jose Lopez, 3B
5. Ken Griffey Jr, DH
5. Eric Byrnes, pr/DH
6. Milton Bradley, LF
7. Casey Kotchman, 1B
8. Adam Moore, C
9. Jack Wilson, SS

KC

1. David DeJesus, RF
2. Scott Podsednik, LF
3. Billy Butler, 1B
4. Jose Guillen, DH
5. Alberto Callaspo, 2B
6. Jason Kendall, C
7. Alex Gordon, 3B
8. Mitch Maier, CF
9. Yuniesky Betancourt, SS

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 05:15 PM
Tonight may be the no hitter.

LetsSignRussell
04-27-2010, 05:39 PM
3 in a row bitches

alnorth
04-27-2010, 06:10 PM
Top 1st

Suzuki flies out to center
Figgins strikes out (looking)
Gutierrez flies out to right

0 runs, 0 hits

Bottom 1st

DeJesus singles to center
Podsednik singles to right, DeJesus to third
Butler walks, Podsednik to second
Guillen strikes out (swinging)
Callaspo fouls out to third
Kendall grounds out to pitcher

0 runs, 2 hits

alnorth
04-27-2010, 06:13 PM
wow. very generous strike zone for Greinke. If this holds up, then the ump might have somewhere important to be tonight.

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 06:16 PM
wow. very generous strike zone for Greinke. If this holds up, then the ump might have somewhere important to be tonight.

Yeah that strikeout was way outside according to the tracker. But then the next two pitches both showed strikes and were called balls.

alnorth
04-27-2010, 06:20 PM
Yeah that strikeout was way outside according to the tracker. But then the next two pitches both showed strikes and were called balls.

I think they were low as opposed to outside. "big strike zone" usually means short and fat.

SnakeXJones
04-27-2010, 06:22 PM
Pods is just rolling

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 06:24 PM
I can haz grand slamz?

alnorth
04-27-2010, 06:24 PM
hot damn, if they keep hitting, the Royals just might win it in the first inning.

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 06:28 PM
FAIL

Dartgod
04-27-2010, 06:29 PM
Good God. We're going to blow a bases loaded, no out situation. :shake:

Jenson71
04-27-2010, 06:29 PM
Cmon Kendall, give us something.

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 06:30 PM
I can haz grand slamz?

Nope it's the Royals.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 06:30 PM
Good God. We're going to blow a bases loaded, no out situation. :shake:

Tis very sad

BillSelfsTrophycase
04-27-2010, 06:31 PM
:facepalm:

Bases loaded nobody out and come up with zilch

Royals Baseball...........

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 06:31 PM
I can haz grand slamz?
i cud not eevn has singal :<

Dartgod
04-27-2010, 06:31 PM
Fucking disgusting.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 06:31 PM
3 weak AB's with bases loaded and 0 outs.

SnakeXJones
04-27-2010, 06:31 PM
welll shit

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 06:31 PM
Love the gamesmanship from Snell. :clap:

alnorth
04-27-2010, 06:32 PM
Top 2nd

Lopez grounds out to shortstop
Griffey Jr fouls out to left
Bradley singles to center
Kotchman strikes out (swinging)

0 runs, 1 hit

Bottom 2nd

Gordon doubles to right
Maier grounds out to first, Gordon to third
Betancourt strikes out (looking)
DeJesus grounds out to first

0 runs, 1 hit

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 06:33 PM
Love the gamesmanship from Snell. :clap:
No, YOU love the gamesmanship from Snell :harumph:

alnorth
04-27-2010, 06:34 PM
yes, please keep swinging at the first and second pitches from Greinke.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 06:34 PM
If that was Ichiro, he would've gotten on.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 06:35 PM
I love Zach Grienke. If the Royals trade him, I will abandon them.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 06:36 PM
And up comes Sorry!

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 06:36 PM
Lulz

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 06:37 PM
Whatever. Fuck Milton Bradley. I hate that he's on my favorite team. Although I'm enough of a whore that if he keeps hitting I'll change my mind.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 06:38 PM
Whew. Just a little early on that one.

Jenson71
04-27-2010, 06:40 PM
SIT THE FUCK DOWN MOTHERFUCKERRRRRRRRRRRRRRR

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 06:42 PM
When Alex Gordon gets one of those, you know your pitcher is in trouble.

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 06:42 PM
SIT THE FUCK DOWN MOTHERFUCKERRRRRRRRRRRRRRR
LMAO

Blankey
04-27-2010, 06:44 PM
FSN is all over Betancourt's nuts today

BillSelfsTrophycase
04-27-2010, 06:46 PM
JFC Yuni

alnorth
04-27-2010, 06:46 PM
ok, I think we've got a read on this ump's strike zone. You will not get anything that is remotely low or high called a strike, but other than that, the strike zone is from batter's box to batter's box.

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 06:46 PM
Can't waste all these opportunities.

BillSelfsTrophycase
04-27-2010, 06:47 PM
Zach needs to grab a bat and start bashing these guys in the nuts

alnorth
04-27-2010, 06:49 PM
Top 3rd

Moore doubles to center
Wilson strikes out (swinging)
Suzuki grounds out to catcher, Moore to third
Figgins flies out to left

0 runs, 1 hit

Bottom 3rd

Podsednik grounds out to second
Butler singles to center
Guillen grounds out to third, Butler to second
Callaspo flies out to center

0 runs, 1 hit

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 06:57 PM
25 consecutive scoreless innings for Zach Greinke against the Seattle Mariners.

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 06:58 PM
25 consecutive scoreless innings for Zach Greinke against the Seattle Mariners.

They're making him use pitches though.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 07:02 PM
Can they crack this nut?

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 07:03 PM
Ugly ass strike zone tonight.

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 07:04 PM
Ugly ass strike zone tonight.

Yeah this strike zone is ridiculous.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 07:07 PM
sounds like they are using plastic bats

alnorth
04-27-2010, 07:08 PM
Top 4th

Gutierrez singles to center
Lopez pops out to shortstop
Griffey Jr pops out to shortstop
Bradley flies out to left

0 runs, 1 hit

Bottom 4th

Kendall walks
Kendall to second on a Wild Pitch
Gordon strikes out (swinging)
Maier triples to right, Kendall scores
Betancourt grounds out to third
DeJesus flies out to left

1 run, 1 hit

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 07:11 PM
batters may as well stand on the plate to reach those outside strikes.

alnorth
04-27-2010, 07:17 PM
note to Ian Snell: you dont want to try to climb the ladder with this ump. You simply will not get the high strike.

beer bacon
04-27-2010, 07:21 PM
Gordon is stupid when it comes to pitches to the outside. He strikes so often on pitches away out of the strike zone. Stop swinging Alex!

alnorth
04-27-2010, 07:21 PM
despite what Bob says, I dont blame Gordon for swinging. That's a strike in this game.

Blankey
04-27-2010, 07:23 PM
Praise the lord

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 07:23 PM
Triple your pleasure, triple your fun! That's the statement of the three-base-hit; Triple, Mitch, 1 run!

alnorth
04-27-2010, 07:27 PM
Top 5th

Kotchman grounds out to first
Moore strikes out (looking)
Wilson flies out to center

0 runs, 0 hits

Bottom 5th

Podsednik flies out to left
Butler singles to left
Guillen strikes out (swinging)
Callaspo triples to right, Butler scores
Kendall grounds out to pitcher

1 run, 2 hits

alnorth
04-27-2010, 07:31 PM
If Greinke got this ump every day, he'd have a no-hitter by now.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 07:32 PM
Welp, that's officially 3 full games worth of consecutive scoreless innings for Zack against the M's.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 07:37 PM
Jose been doing a lot of swinging and missing the last several AB's

petegz28
04-27-2010, 07:37 PM
I think that is like 5 straight K's for Jose.

beer bacon
04-27-2010, 07:38 PM
You're so fat Billy.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 07:38 PM
Run Billay!!!!

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 07:39 PM
Way to go billlaayy

alnorth
04-27-2010, 07:41 PM
Top 6th

Suzuki singles to left
Figgins strikes out (swinging) into a 2-6 double play, Suzuki caught stealing, out at second
Gutierrez grounds out to third

0 runs, 1 hit

Bottom 6th

Gordon flies out to center
Maier walks
Betancourt singles to center, Maier to second

Shawn Kelley relieves Snell

DeJesus flies out to center, Maier to third
Podsednik strikes out (looking)

0 runs, 1 hit

teedubya
04-27-2010, 07:41 PM
No, YOU love the gamesmanship from Snell :harumph:

hahaha

ArrowheadHawk
04-27-2010, 07:44 PM
What the hell kinda hit was that?

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 07:45 PM
Ichiro and his little bitch hits

ArrowheadHawk
04-27-2010, 07:46 PM
That was purrty.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 07:46 PM
great throw, Kendal!

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 07:47 PM
That was pretty badass, strike em out gunned out

alnorth
04-27-2010, 07:51 PM
96 pitches, but with our bullpen Zack kinda has to go back out there for the 7th. It would be nice if we scored 4 or 5 runs here so we can shut him down.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 07:53 PM
Oh, I don't know if that was foul.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 07:53 PM
Gordon stop chasing that low pitch you fuck

teedubya
04-27-2010, 07:55 PM
Ichiro and his little bitch hits

Bitchito?

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 07:58 PM
Hit and run here.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 07:58 PM
Betancourt, all star book it!11

teedubya
04-27-2010, 07:59 PM
Pull him!! Yessssss

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 07:59 PM
Time to break this thing wide open.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:05 PM
we are really getting good at stranding runners

alnorth
04-27-2010, 08:07 PM
Top 7th

Lopez grounds out to first
Griffey Jr singles to right
Bradley hits an infield single to second, Griffey Jr to second
Kotchman reaches on an unassisted fielder's choice to shortstop, Bradley out at second, Griffey Jr to third
Moore flies out to right

0 runs, 2 hits

Bottom 7th

Butler grounds out to shortstop
Guillen flies out to left
Callaspo grounds out to third

0 runs, 0 hits

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:09 PM
That was a sick fucking breaking ball. 69mph out of his hand, 63mph when it got to the plate, and it had 15" fucking inches of vertical on it.

That's fucking nasty.

alnorth
04-27-2010, 08:09 PM
wow, that was a strike?

I have never seen this before in my life as a Royals fan. The other team is getting squeezed a little while the ump is giving Greinke the whole plate. We have an unfair advantage.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:10 PM
Griffey!

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:10 PM
I hate callaspo, he sucks so bad at 2b

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:11 PM
I want someone to ask Milton if his mom was a prostitute

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:12 PM
LMAO I can hear fans talking shit to Milton through the broadcaster's booth.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:12 PM
Wow i wish getz was playing 2nd....

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:13 PM
Nice douchebag safe sign to the Royals' bench and their fans, Milton. Nobody saw that coming. Really.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:13 PM
Quit fucking around zack strike these fuckers out

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:13 PM
LMAO this dam defense

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:14 PM
Milton taunting the fans, what a sack of shit

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:14 PM
Milton taunting the fans, what a sack of shit

I can't fucking stand him. I'd rather have shitty ass Carlos Silva on this team.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:15 PM
Oh, FFS.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:15 PM
He should walk on that pitch. That was a bullshit strike. Not that that's new tonight, but that first one was horrible.

teedubya
04-27-2010, 08:16 PM
Lets get this fucker out.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:17 PM
Gotta swing if it's close. You aren't getting any calls against Grienke tonight.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:17 PM
Yeah, he was afraid to let ball 4 go there. After that 2-0 pitch, I don't blame him.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:18 PM
FUCK.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:18 PM
Yes!

Fuck you Bradley

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:18 PM
Lets score some more runs now

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:19 PM
He should walk on that pitch. That was a bullshit strike. Not that that's new tonight, but that first one was horrible.

Tim Cheetah is a terrible Ump.

alnorth
04-27-2010, 08:19 PM
Zack shaved more than 3/4 point off his ERA today.

teedubya
04-27-2010, 08:20 PM
I loves me some Zack Greinke.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:20 PM
119 pitches, zack better be done

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 08:21 PM
bullpen only needs to get through 1 inning to get to soria. Can they do it?

DeezNutz
04-27-2010, 08:22 PM
119 pitches, zack better be done

The shutout was very important to Z. I trust his judgment. /Barnyard

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:23 PM
The shutout was very important to Z. I trust his judgment. /Barnyard

ROFL

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:23 PM
FFS, Bradley, look at the scoreboard

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:23 PM
The way the strike zone is set up for Zack, all he's gotta do is roll it up to the plate around 20-30MPH and he'll get enough outs to finish up the game.

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 08:23 PM
Bradley taunts the crowd. Again.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:25 PM
Bradley taunts the crowd. Again.

I wouldn't worry i'm sure he'll break his jaw while chewing gum

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:25 PM
Bradley taunts the crowd. Again.

Guy is a douche. This isn't football. He should get fined for that. Well for doing it twice. I know, I'm being a dick.

DeezNutz
04-27-2010, 08:25 PM
Anyone check out Rany's latest update?

Model #4! Model #4!!!

Seriously, I'd love to see Soria used in this capacity. Oh, and someone needs to put one in Bradley's ribs.

alnorth
04-27-2010, 08:26 PM
Top 8th

Josh Rupe relieves Greinke

Wilson strikes out (swinging)
Suzuki bunts an infield single to catcher
Figgins walks, Suzuki to second
Gutierrez singles to left, Figgins to second, Suzuki scores

Robinson Tejeda relieves Rupe

Lopez doubles to center, Gutierrez to third, Figgins scores
Griffey Jr walks

Bruce Chen relieves Tejeda

Eric Byrnes runs for Griffey Jr

Bradley walks, Byrnes to second, Lopez to third, Gutierrez scores
Kotchman strikes out (looking)
Moore strikes out (swinging)

3 runs, 3 hits

Bottom 8th

Mark Lowe relieves Kelley

Kendall flies out to left
Gordon flies out to left
Maier flies out to left

0 runs, 0 hits

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:26 PM
Tonight, Zack can get a SO just by throwing the first 3 pitches of an intentional walk.

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:27 PM
ROOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOP !!!

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:28 PM
Anyone check out Rany's latest update?

Model #4! Model #4!!!

Seriously, I'd love to see Soria used in this capacity. Oh, and someone needs to put one in Bradley's ribs.

Callaspo's range is horrible, I agree that bloomy should be in now

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:29 PM
God ichiro is like a fucking mouse

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:30 PM
God ichiro is like a ****ing mouse


So we should refer to him as Ichirat?

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:31 PM
4 pitch walk mother fuck

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:32 PM
Based on Bradley's antics, I shall have to hereafter address him as: Meltin' Bratly.

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 08:36 PM
Soria?

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:36 PM
WTF is up with this damn lack of range and this god dman bullpen

that look on treys face says it all

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:36 PM
Im gonna be fucking pissed if zack loses this W

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:36 PM
Oh fuck, Tejada is coming in??? There goes the lead.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:37 PM
WTF is up with this damn lack of range and this god dman bullpen

that look on treys face says it all

Gordon should have fielded that. His defense is weak.

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:37 PM
No, not Soria.

Gotta use him only when there's no one already on base.

CaliforniaChief
04-27-2010, 08:38 PM
Seriously...it's the heart of their order. Bring in the ace.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:38 PM
Josh Rupe, career mop up guy, lets use him as the setup man tonight

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:38 PM
If Tejeda fails here, guess who'll be on the mound next...

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:39 PM
Oh my fucking lord

SPchief
04-27-2010, 08:40 PM
there it is....of all people why tejada?
Posted via Mobile Device

DeezNutz
04-27-2010, 08:40 PM
Sick. Just sick.

Blankey
04-27-2010, 08:40 PM
BHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:40 PM
Oh ****, Tejada is coming in??? There goes the lead.

Just like clock work!

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:40 PM
Wow, zack with another wasted outing fuck this shit

7 blown saves

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 08:40 PM
Greinke's gonna end up quitting soon.

CaliforniaChief
04-27-2010, 08:41 PM
What a joke. I hate watching Zack deal with this.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:41 PM
Worst bullpen in history, we will set a record for blown saves

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 08:41 PM
Seppuku. For all of 'em.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:42 PM
This reminds me of a game I went to against the M's when we were winning by 3 or 4 in the 9th and similar happened with McDougal, ball off his glove. Ichiro game up and hit a grand slam to win the game.

Pioli Zombie
04-27-2010, 08:42 PM
Royals Baseball: like a groin injury only it lasts longer

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:42 PM
jazayerli

Television...off.

jbwm89
04-27-2010, 08:42 PM
My high school coach would have chewed my ass for trying to get a glove on that ball....fundamentals?

alnorth
04-27-2010, 08:42 PM
If Gutierrez scores, we could have a very strange game where a relief pitcher earns both a Hold and a Loss. :spock:

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:43 PM
JFC.....

Stanley Nickels
04-27-2010, 08:43 PM
I have NO idea why this is the game where I say this, but it's the first time I've said:
FUCK YOU DAYTON MOORE.
This is on him as much as anybody.
Pick a manager who makes THESE decisions? FUCK YOU.
Neglect your bullpen for retreads and known names? FUCK YOU
FUCK YOU DAYTON.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:44 PM
My high school coach would have chewed my ass for trying to get a glove on that ball....fundamentals?

I was just explaining that to my wife. If a pitcher has to jump for a ball you let it go through. There are guys right behind you.

lostcause
04-27-2010, 08:44 PM
sigh.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:44 PM
Although I go back to bases loaded and 0 outs and we can't get a run across the plate.

gblowfish
04-27-2010, 08:44 PM
Same as it ever was.
Same as it ever was.
Same as it
Ever
Was.

Pioli Zombie
04-27-2010, 08:45 PM
Bruce Chen. The stopper. Good fuck.

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 08:46 PM
This is the way the game ends
This is the way the game ends
This is the way the game ends
Not with an out but a single

Nightfyre
04-27-2010, 08:46 PM
Why wouldn't you bring in Soria to get the save? Its not even two innings....

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:47 PM
Crowd is pissed that Chen isn't getting Grienke calls.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:48 PM
My oh my!

Stanley Nickels
04-27-2010, 08:48 PM
WALKED A GODDAMN RUN FOR THE LEAD?

alnorth
04-27-2010, 08:48 PM
I was wondering what this game was missing. Oh, thats right, time for the ump to take away the generous strike zone.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:48 PM
Great, just walked in the lead run. FUCK ME!

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:48 PM
Now would be the perfect time for us to induce an infield pop-up since it would be an automatic out and our defense wouldn't be required to catch it...

...not that they would even try to catch it anyway...

jbwm89
04-27-2010, 08:48 PM
I was just explaining that to my wife. If a pitcher has to jump for a ball you let it go through. There are guys right behind you.

Exactly I was taught the only situation you go after a ball like that is if there is a run on 3rd that matters, and your not trying to turn 2 obviously

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:49 PM
That was a Grienke call.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:49 PM
I can't wait till Dayton is fired

beer bacon
04-27-2010, 08:49 PM
I hate the fucking Royals so fucking much. What a bunch of incompetent dicks.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:50 PM
Get the fucking bat off your shoulder Casey. For fuck's sake.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:50 PM
2 abortions on the infield and 3 walks and they score 3 runs from it. Fucking sad!

LetsSignRussell
04-27-2010, 08:50 PM
who the fuck put this bullpen together?

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:51 PM
I hope zack goes off

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:52 PM
Batted around.

Pioli Zombie
04-27-2010, 08:52 PM
Is there any more demoralizing way to lose. Your one hope,Zack Grienke, throws 7 shutout innings, then this pile of shit. I agree, the GM is totally responsible for doing nothing to put a decent team on the field.

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:52 PM
Who got the louder boo? Sweeney yesterday or our team just now?

jbwm89
04-27-2010, 08:52 PM
It is so much more frustrating to me this year since it seems like we can actually manufacture some runs (I know not tonight, but so far) and we actually have a little bit of starting pitching, but instead our bullpen shits all over themselves

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:52 PM
On pace for 50+ blown saves go royals

AndChiefs
04-27-2010, 08:52 PM
Then once we lose the lead all of a sudden the bullpen strikes out two in a row.

CaliforniaChief
04-27-2010, 08:52 PM
If you're gonna walk Bradley with the bases loaded, why don't you just pump one into his face and save yourself 3 pitches? Plus you get ejected which is good for us.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:53 PM
It is so much more frustrating to me this year since it seems like we can actually manufacture some runs (I know not tonight, but so far) and we actually have a little bit of starting pitching, but instead our bullpen shits all over themselves

Well, to be fair, Gordon got soft fielding the single and Rupe paid for it.

Then Tejada made a great pitch and got the DP ball we needed but he fucked himself trying to field it.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:54 PM
On pace for 50+ blown saves go royals

We have 7 on the year, right? And it is still April.

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 08:54 PM
Lead-off walk please...

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:55 PM
If you're gonna walk Bradley with the bases loaded, why don't you just pump one into his face and save yourself 3 pitches? Plus you get ejected which is good for us.

Hell, I know Mariners fans that would cheer that move.

jbwm89
04-27-2010, 08:55 PM
Well, to be fair, Gordon got soft fielding the single and Rupe paid for it.

Then Tejada made a great pitch and got the DP ball we needed but he ****ed himself trying to field it.

That's true but when it all boils down to it the bullpen has found a way to blow it. Also the walk with the bases loaded to make it 3-2 makes pisses me off more than the either of the other two

Stanley Nickels
04-27-2010, 08:56 PM
Just what I love to see.. our retreads and couldn't-care-less players in the bottom of the 9th.

Oh, yeah, Alex, go for the bunt!! Small ball in the 9th!

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:56 PM
We have 7 on the year, right? And it is still April.

Yes we do...and wtf is gordon squaring up to bunt?

CaliforniaChief
04-27-2010, 08:56 PM
Hell, I know Mariners fans that would cheer that move.

LMAO

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 08:57 PM
Gordon has a sweet swing, too bad he swings at everything

petegz28
04-27-2010, 08:58 PM
Grienke has every right to go apeshit on this team.

DeezNutz
04-27-2010, 08:59 PM
Bradley. LMAO.

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 08:59 PM
LMAO And Milton fakes the ball to the fans.

He's consistent. Consistently a douche.

alnorth
04-27-2010, 08:59 PM
Top 9th

Wilson flies out to right
Suzuki grounds out to pitcher
Figgins singles to left
Gutierrez strikes out (swinging)

0 runs, 1 hit

Bottom 9th

David Aardsma relieves Lowe

Betancourt flies out to right
DeJesus singles to left
Podsednik grounds into a 4-3-6 double play, DeJesus tagged out near second

0 runs, 1 hit

Mariners win, 3-2

gblowfish
04-27-2010, 09:00 PM
Grab fork.
Poke yourself in the Eyes
Till They Bleed.

Royals Baseball.
Uh...
Yeah.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:01 PM
Milton has to get beaned in the face before this series is over

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:01 PM
who the **** put this bullpen together?

Dayton Moore, when he traded Ramon Ramirez and Leo Nunez for two shitbags that aren't even on the team anymore.

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 09:01 PM
I'm hoping Dayton swaps 70-80% of our players and coaches with the best of our AAA and AA players and coaches just to let them know that piss-poor performance deserves some form of demotion and punishment.

Stanley Nickels
04-27-2010, 09:02 PM
Milton Bradley is seriously so self-important that he fakes throwing balls to the fans out of spite. How pitiful.

CaliforniaChief
04-27-2010, 09:02 PM
Don't forget JP Howell. We landed Joey G-AAA-thright for him.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:03 PM
Gordon has awesome range

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:03 PM
Why wouldn't you bring in Soria to get the save? Its not even two innings....

He's completely exhausted. He has pitched like 9 innings this month.

DeezNutz
04-27-2010, 09:04 PM
I'm hoping Dayton swaps 70-80% of our players and coaches with the best of our AAA and AA players and coaches just to let them know that piss-poor performance deserves some form of demotion and punishment.

Why? The most miserable performance is the one authored by our FO.

Unless Dayton is demoting himself, all of this is meaningless.

CaliforniaChief
04-27-2010, 09:04 PM
He's completely exhausted. He has pitched like 9 innings this month.

So much for thinking about him being a starter.

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:05 PM
Don't forget JP Howell. We landed Joey G-AAA-thright for him.

Good point. That was awesome. And they let Ron Mahay go so lefty specialists like Bruce Chen and Dusty Hughes could show people who's boss.

gblowfish
04-27-2010, 09:05 PM
You guys act as if David Glass actually cares if we win or not. He's sticking $20 to $30 mill in his pocket just from the MLB TV contract and luxury taxes. So WTF does he care? He makes money even if we lose 100 games a year.

Did you notice the Carousel out past the centerfield wall?

Bring the kiddies!

It's an amusement park.

And we also have a baseball team, sort of.

It's tons of fun if you're visiting from out of town.

Don't forget to hit the gift shop, have some Stroud's Chicken, and take the Kids to the Little K!

Oh, and we may blow a lead every homestand.

Shiny objects...
Shiny objects...
Shiny....

Whatever.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:06 PM
My girl got a 9 game package with her friend and asked if i wanted to get one as well with them when the season started. I'm seriously glad i didn't

jbwm89
04-27-2010, 09:06 PM
Good point. That was awesome. And they let Ron Mahay go so lefty specialists like Bruce Chen and Dusty Hughes could show people who's boss.

I could be wrong but I think Mahay may still be in the minors wherever he is so at least there is one GM out there sharing Moore's thoughts

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:06 PM
I was just explaining that to my wife. If a pitcher has to jump for a ball you let it go through. There are guys right behind you.

Haha, I was just explaining it to my wife too. She was like "it was really high, he had to jump for it!" And I said, "Exactly! If he has to jump for it, it's not his ball. Let the second baseman get it."

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:08 PM
Bruce Chen is our new setup man

Love Ryan 'Chen strikes out the side, moot point...'

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:08 PM
I could be wrong but I think Mahay may still be in the minors wherever he is so at least there is one GM out there sharing Moore's thoughts

No, he is on the Minnesota Twins and he has a 0.00 ERA this year.

LetsSignRussell
04-27-2010, 09:08 PM
Haha, I was just explaining it to my wife too. She was like "it was really high, he had to jump for it!" And I said, "Exactly! If he has to jump for it, it's not his ball. Let the second baseman get it."

meh it's just instinct

jbwm89
04-27-2010, 09:09 PM
No, he is on the Minnesota Twins and he has a 0.00 ERA this year.

Ah i stand corrected

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 09:09 PM
So much for thinking about him being a starter.

Oh, quite to the contrary...

I wouldn't be surprised at all for Hillman to do a complete reversal, have Soria be a starter, and explain how his former relief pitcher now has the capability of throwing 100 pitches every 5 days but was physically unable to throw 25-30 pitches to get 6 outs every other day.

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:12 PM
Greinke has a 2.56 ERA and zero wins in five starts. What a great supporting cast!

alnorth
04-27-2010, 09:12 PM
You guys act as if David Glass actually cares if we win or not. He's sticking $20 to $30 mill in his pocket just from the MLB TV contract and luxury taxes. So WTF does he care? He makes money even if we lose 100 games a year.

You are wrong. Last year the Royals brought in $155M and spent $146M. That percentage is comparable to almost every team. The difference is the market, $155M is pretty low.

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 09:13 PM
Fucking bullpens: how do they work?

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 09:13 PM
It's KILA TIME!

Uh...forget that...our power hitter's still stuck in the minors...

Brianfo
04-27-2010, 09:14 PM
Oh, quite to the contrary...

I wouldn't be surprised at all for Hillman to do a complete reversal, have Soria be a starter, and explain how his former relief pitcher now has the capability of throwing 100 pitches every 5 days but was physically unable to throw 25-30 pitches to get 6 outs every other day.

WTF do you want the manager to do. He can't pitch Soria every Fin day. At some point in time someone else on this god far saken team has to be able to get outs. I think that one guy that has really hurt this franchise is Alice Gordon. We needed him to be a player and he has been an epic failure. At least Callaspo can hit. Put him at third and leave Gordon in triple A the rest of the year.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:14 PM
Pods staring at a meatball

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:15 PM
LMFAO what a great ending

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:15 PM
WTFFFFFFF DeJesus?

petegz28
04-27-2010, 09:15 PM
Wow. Just fucking wow!

DeezNutz
04-27-2010, 09:15 PM
DeJesus showing that smile to the SS.

Great game, Greinke. Great game.

LetsSignRussell
04-27-2010, 09:15 PM
this god damn fucking stupid ass shit bullpen

jbwm89
04-27-2010, 09:15 PM
Royals Baseball: We are sorry Zack Greinke

BillSelfsTrophycase
04-27-2010, 09:16 PM
Greinke needs to go apeshit on these clowns in the clubhouse

And then call up Dayton Moore and go apeshit on him for trading all our decent setup men for jack and shit

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:16 PM
Let's go failures!

irishjayhawk
04-27-2010, 09:16 PM
Royals: Finding new ways for Greinke to remain winless.

petegz28
04-27-2010, 09:16 PM
WTFFFFFFF DeJesus?

I don't understand why he didn't plow the fucker over?

KCUnited
04-27-2010, 09:16 PM
Love that DeJesus prance, baby.

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:17 PM
WTF do you want the manager to do. He can't pitch Soria every Fin day. At some point in time someone else on this god far saken team has to be able to get outs. I think that one guy that has really hurt this franchise is Alice Gordon. We needed him to be a player and he has been an epic failure. At least Callaspo can hit. Put him at third and leave Gordon in triple A the rest of the year.

Soria didn't pitch yesterday, because Hillman was busy being a fucking pussy. The least he could do is let him pitch tonight.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:17 PM
Can FOX stop interviewing opposing teams players we dont give a shit

petegz28
04-27-2010, 09:18 PM
Soria didn't pitch yesterday, because Hillman was busy being a ****ing pussy. The least he could do is let him pitch tonight.

Yeah, I don't get that either. Terrible decision not to bring him in. Especially after it went 2-1

CaliforniaChief
04-27-2010, 09:18 PM
I would love to see someone ask one of our failpen pitchers with a straight face "Have you tried throwing with the other hand yet?"

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 09:19 PM
Soria didn't pitch yesterday, because Hillman was busy being a ****ing pussy. The least he could do is let him pitch tonight.

...in the 8th inning, before things really got out of hand...

Brianfo
04-27-2010, 09:19 PM
Fuk this team. I am officially done. Seriously. Hopefully, Greinke can get traded to a real fukin franchise. Fuk U Dayton Moore!!

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 09:19 PM
The Career Day Bullpen

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:19 PM
JACKHARRYKSHB

If I'm Zack Greinke, I'm headed to Dayton Moore's office demanding a trade. Lay blame on more than the pen, Manager screws up again as well half a minute ago via TweetDeck

KCUnited
04-27-2010, 09:20 PM
Fuk this team. I am officially done. Seriously. Hopefully, Greinke can get traded to a real fukin franchise. Fuk U Dayton Moore!!
You're done? This is just another Tuesday night brah.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:21 PM
1-14 with runners in scoring position fuck me

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 09:21 PM
This is playing out like a pissing match between Moore and Pioli over who can make the stupidest move and get away with it. "I called up Josh Rupe." "Oh yeah? Well watch me spend a 2nd round draft pick on Javier Arenas."

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:22 PM
1-14 with runners in scoring position **** me

:cuss:

Remember when they had the bases loaded with no outs in the first and forgot to score?

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:22 PM
I miss allard baird

irishjayhawk
04-27-2010, 09:24 PM
Yeah, I don't get that either. Terrible decision not to bring him in. Especially after it went 2-1

I get it. Makes total sense.

Where do you think we get the nickname Barnyard Trey?

Pioli Zombie
04-27-2010, 09:24 PM
Royals Baseball: Like that rape scene in "The Prince of Tides"

thurman merman
04-27-2010, 09:25 PM
I miss allard baird

I miss Carlos Beltran, Raul Ibanez, Johnny Damon, Ramon Ramirez, Leo Nunez, Ron Mahay, and J.P. Howell.

irishjayhawk
04-27-2010, 09:25 PM
This is playing out like a pissing match between Moore and Pioli over who can make the stupidest move and get away with it. "I called up Josh Rupe." "Oh yeah? Well watch me spend a 2nd round draft pick on Javier Arenas."

Eh, the more I read about our draft I'm happy with it.

Moore-on the other hand, I wholeheartedly agree. Except I'm wondering if his biggest mishap wasn't the ridiculous trades he's recently been prone to but the hiring of Trey.

Trey might be the link in the horrendousness of our bullpen.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:26 PM
We are 5-6 now with a lead after 6 innings, fuck me

Chief Chief
04-27-2010, 09:26 PM
Royals Baseball: Like that rape scene in "The Prince of Tides"

More like that rape scene in "Deliverance"...

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:27 PM
I think i may be more pissed than ever about any blown save after zack pitched his ass off

Reaper16
04-27-2010, 09:29 PM
I've seen pitching that'll shock your eyelids.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:29 PM
I've seen pitching that'll shock your eyelids.

facebook repost

Mr. Flopnuts
04-27-2010, 09:30 PM
I'm trying to whir up a Milton bitch fest on a Seattle sports radio guy's facebook page. No one is really biting though. They're totally used to it by now.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:31 PM
Trey is getting snippy tonight

sick of being asked about the bullpen and if hes got it figured out

alnorth
04-27-2010, 09:34 PM
Trey is getting snippy tonight

sick of being asked about the bullpen and if hes got it figured out

no one can figure out our bullpen. The manager isn't really relevant to our problems, its the guy who brought those arms to KC who should be asked these questions.

Sure-Oz
04-27-2010, 09:36 PM
Dayton is MIA

alnorth
04-27-2010, 09:37 PM
man, you look at that scoreboard and it just jumps right out to you. To the left, you have Greinke gutting out a pretty good day. To the right you have Soria. Your window of opportunity to beat the Royals is very narrow, but like a skilled marksman, they shot that "3" arrow right into the bullseye.

irishjayhawk
04-27-2010, 09:38 PM
man, you look at that scoreboard and it just jumps right out to you. To the left, you have Greinke gutting out a pretty good day. To the right you have Soria. Your window of opportunity to beat the Royals is very narrow, but like a skilled marksman, they shot that "3" arrow right into the bullseye.

Don't give them credit, give Trey and Dayton credit for moving the target within five feet.