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  • Writer's picturePhilip Cashier

Game 3: Astros (0-2)vs Yankees (2-0)

 

Struggling Judge replaces Stanton at DH.

Greshman gets 1st start of the year.

Wells gets the start. Is he the regular catcher?

 

ASTROS


Altuve, 2B -- .300

Alvarez, LF -- .222

Tucker, RF -- .333

Bregman, 3B -- .286

Diaz, DH -- .571

Abrue, 1B -- .000

Pena, SS -- .375

Dubron, CF -- 1.000

Caratini, C -- .---

Brown, P

 

YANKEES


Torres, 2B -- .000

Soto, RF -- .571

Judge, DH -- .111

Rizzo, 1B -- .286

Verdugo, LF -- .286

Volpe, SS -- .333

Wells, C -- .250

Cabrera, 3B -- .667

Grisham, CF -- .---

Stroman, P

 

Game on FOX, 7:10 pm

 

Next up: Sun, 3/31, at Houston, 2:10 pm




46 comments

46 Comments


Robert Malchman
Robert Malchman
Mar 31

Nice to see the starter go 6 and actually get the win. We can't expect the bullpen to give up 0 R all season, but this is a great start to 2024. Soto is playing like Soto playing for a contract. Cabrera is playing like Miguel in his prime. Here's hoping they can sweep the Cheatros tomorrow.

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fantasyfb3313
Mar 31
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i also predict he will pass his career best WAR. but i have already said it in other places in this forum several times. I believe he is going to pass that number multiple times in the next 5-7 years, because biologically he has not actually entered his prime yet. he is pretty much getting there RIGHT NOW and will be in that physical stage from 26 give or take to 31 give or take.


also I believe he was a little thrown off by being traded the first time, even if he did see it coming after turning down the 15 for 450 million or something like that. and there seems something a bit broken in the SD lockerroom


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fuster
Mar 31

the Yankees' undefeated season continues

and they continue to produce 5 runs/gm

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Paul Semendinger
Paul Semendinger
Mar 31

3-0 start.

Can't get better than that!


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Robert Malchman
Robert Malchman
Mar 31

I really like only having to face Hader while the Yankees are leading. Let's do it again tomorrow.

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Robert Malchman
Robert Malchman
Mar 31

I'm grateful for the insurance run, but I hope this doesn't somehow incentivize Volpe to regress to swinging for the fences all the time. If he can keep hitting .400, though, I won't complain about the occasional home run.

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fuster
Mar 31
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Volpe simply couldn't handle the pressure piled on him by hitting singles and getting all those bases on balls


the .400 is less impressive than the .571 OBP


if he can keep getting on base at that rate........

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