The Juice: Andy Pettitte throws first complete game since 2006 in final career start (Big League Stew)

By at 29 September, 2013, 2:44 am

Season No. 6 of the Juice has entered the final weekend! Stop by in the final days of the regular season for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more..

The week of grand exits around baseball could not have …

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Baseball-Highlights of Wednesday’s Major League games (Reuters)

By at 26 September, 2013, 1:27 am

Sept 25 (Sports Xchange) – Highlights of Wednesday’s Major League games – – – – Tigers 1, Twins 0 Max Scherzer struck out 10 and the Detroit Tigers shut out the Minnesota Twins to capture the AL Central Division title for the third straight year. The f…

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Instant Replay: Giants bullpen blows it for Cain (Comcast SportsNet Bay Area)

By at 18 September, 2013, 8:53 pm

NEW YORK – It developed suddenly.No team in the National League averages fewer runs at home than the New York Mets. But they were just dangerous enough to keep the Giants from latching a tidy victory for Matt Cain.Josh Satin hit a two-out, two-run, bases-loaded single off Sergio Romo to complete a four-run ninth inning as the Giants lost 5-4 at Citi Field Wednesday night.It was the Giants’ 82nd loss of the season – guaranteeing them their first losing season since 2008. …

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Wild Cards in the Bullpen (Rotoworld)

By at 4 September, 2013, 12:58 pm

The bullpens around the league might provide more excitement than the pennant races. Saves and Steals is in the right place.

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Hearing Harvey and Wheeler Talk About Fatigue, Leaves Me Queasy

By at 26 August, 2013, 8:45 am

  I turned on Mets-Tigers late yesterday, just in time to see LaTroy Hawkins and Scott Atchison pitch batting practice to those ferocious Detroit Tigers. For a team like the Mets, the Tigers are a most unwelcome opponent they can face; with no automatic outs in that lineup our battered bullpen hasn’t a chance. In […]

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Mets Roll Dice To Eat Innings

By at 24 August, 2013, 10:23 am

It’s all about the innings. It’s also about the future, which is why the Mets signed veteran righthander Daisuke Matsuzaka on Thursday and slotted him into the rotation right away after injuries and the impending innings count put a dent in the staff. The countdowns are already underway for young hurlers Matt Harvey and Zach […]

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Braves beat Nats 2-1, lead NL East by 15 1-2 games (The Associated Press)

By at 18 August, 2013, 4:28 pm

ATLANTA (AP) — Julio Teheran pitched around trouble through six scoreless innings and a tired Atlanta bullpen held on as the Braves beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Sunday.

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Venable gets 4 hits to lead Padres past Mets 8-2 (The Associated Press)

By at 18 August, 2013, 1:10 am

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Padres manager Bud Black had been waiting for his hitters to come around. With an early crack at the New York bullpen, that’s exactly what they did.

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Disappointments in the Pen (Rotoworld)

By at 7 August, 2013, 12:36 pm

For every let-down in a bullpen, there’s a pick-me-up waiting to happen.

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Team Report – HOUSTON ASTROS (The SportsXchange)

By at 5 August, 2013, 9:31 pm

Beleaguered bullpen finally saves game

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