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  • Sam's Three Stars, 2010 Version

    It's that time of year again!

    ATLANTA 16, CHICAGO 5

    W - Derek Lowe (1-0)
    L - Carlos Zambrano (0-1)
    HR - CHC - Marlon Byrd (1)
    Aramis Ramirez (1)
    ATL - Jason Heyward (1) <- first AB of major league career, just like Jordan Schafer last year
    Brian McCann (1)

    GOLD

    SS Yunel Escobar - 2-5, 2B, 2 R, 5 RBI

    SILVER

    RF Jason Heyward - 2-5, HR, R, 4 RBI

    BRONZE

    C Brian McCann - 2-3, HR, 3 R, 2 BB, RBI
    Last edited by SamtheBravesFan; 04-06-2010, 09:48 AM.
    46 wins to match last year's total

  • #2
    My favorite thread!!

    *stickies*
    2nd member of the Peter Moylan Fan Club

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    • #3
      Originally posted by Atlanta Braves Freak View Post
      My favorite thread!!

      *stickies*
      I'm proud to do it.
      46 wins to match last year's total

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      • #4
        Hopefully, you'll have a similar embarrassment of riches to choose from in most of this year's games.
        "It's like watching a Western. It's slow, so you can watch the chess moves. Nothing seems to happen, but when it goes down, it goes down big." - Howard Bryant

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        • #5
          ATLANTA 3, CHICAGO 2

          W - Peter Moylan (1-0)
          L - John Grabow (0-1)
          S - Billy Wagner (1)
          HR - Chipper Jones (1)

          GOLD

          3B Chipper Jones - 1-4, HR, R, 2 RBI

          SILVER

          P Ryan Dempster - 6 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 9 SO

          BRONZE

          P Billy Wagner - 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 SO, SV

          Honorable Mention

          2B Martin Prado - 2-4, 2B, R


          P Jair Jurrjens - 5 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 2 SO

          Note: Troy Glaus had the golden sombrero.
          Last edited by SamtheBravesFan; 06-03-2010, 12:34 PM.
          46 wins to match last year's total

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          • #6
            JJ had 0 earned runs.

            We will see Glaus in the 7 hole by this weekend if he keeps having games like today
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            • #7
              Smoltz mentioned it in the postgame show, but it bears repeating: JJ deserves a lot of credit for toughing out that miserable inning.

              He threw a lot of pitches, many of them high stress, got stuck with a bad call and an inbetween play that was no one's fault and he still limited them to 2 runs. That takes focus and effort under stress, something all too many guys in that situation wouldn't have been able to come up with.
              "It's like watching a Western. It's slow, so you can watch the chess moves. Nothing seems to happen, but when it goes down, it goes down big." - Howard Bryant

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              • #8
                how about some credit to medlen? coming in and pitching the sixth and seventh without giving up a run and bridging the gap to the dominant back end of the pen

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                • #9
                  Originally posted by chip&smoltz95 View Post
                  how about some credit to medlen? coming in and pitching the sixth and seventh without giving up a run and bridging the gap to the dominant back end of the pen
                  No doubt, but it would have been just a good performance anyway because the Braves were down 2-1 by then.
                  46 wins to match last year's total

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                  • #10
                    CHICAGO 2, ATLANTA 0

                    W - Randy Wells (1-0)
                    L - Tommy Hanson (0-1)
                    S - Carlos Marmol (1)
                    HR - Tyler Colvin (1) <- first major league home run
                    Marlon Byrd (2)

                    GOLD

                    P Randy Wells - 6 IP, 6 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 1 SO

                    SILVER

                    LF Tyler Colvin - 1-4, HR, R, RBI

                    BRONZE

                    2B Martin Prado - 3-4, 2B

                    Honorable Mention

                    P Tommy Hanson - 5 1/3 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 7 SO

                    Same vein as Jurrjens from yesterday. Props to Eric O'Flaherty and Jesse Chavez for their multiple inning shutout stints to increase the Braves bullpen scoreless streak to 10 2/3 innings.

                    Note: I was convinced on Braves-Nation to make Prado the Bronze Star and I noticed that I gave JJ an HM for a similar performance that Hanson had tonight.
                    Last edited by SamtheBravesFan; 04-08-2010, 08:47 PM.
                    46 wins to match last year's total

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                    • #11
                      tonight i was impressed with chavez. two scoreless innings after the spring that he had. i was impressed. i am looking for another series win against the giants.

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                      • #12
                        The Braves will have to win the next two for that to happen.

                        SAN FRANCISCO 5, ATLANTA 4, 13 INN.

                        W - Jeremy Affeldt (2-0)
                        L - Kris Medlen (0-1)
                        HR - Edgar Renteria (1)

                        GOLD

                        SS Edgar Renteria - 3-5, 2B, GT HR, 2 R, 2 RBI

                        SILVER

                        P Tim Hudson - 7 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 2 SO 2B

                        BRONZE

                        3B Martin Prado - 3-3, 3 BB, 2 R

                        Honorable Mention

                        CF Aaron Rowand - 2-6, GW IF 1B, R, GW RBI
                        46 wins to match last year's total

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                        • #13
                          A great game, badly impacted (throughout, but especially late) by a crew of maddeningly incompetent umpires.
                          "It's like watching a Western. It's slow, so you can watch the chess moves. Nothing seems to happen, but when it goes down, it goes down big." - Howard Bryant

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                          • #14
                            ATLANTA 7, SAN FRANCISCO 2

                            W - Derek Lowe (1-0)
                            L - Todd Wellemeyer (0-1)
                            HR - Jason Heyward (2)

                            GOLD

                            RF Jason Heyward - 3-3, HR, 2 R, 2 BB, 2 RBI

                            SILVER

                            3B Martin Prado - 2-4, SAC

                            BRONZE

                            P Derek Lowe - 6 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 7 BB, 3 SO
                            46 wins to match last year's total

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                            • #15
                              SAN FRANCISCO 6, ATLANTA 3

                              W - Tim Lincecum (2-0)
                              L - Kenshin Kawakami (0-1)
                              HR - ATL - Brian McCann (2)
                              Jason Heyward (3)
                              SFG - Pablo Sandoval (1)

                              GOLD

                              P Tim Lincecum - 7 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 10 SO

                              SILVER

                              3B Pablo Sandoval - 3-4, 3B, HR, 3 R, 2 RBI

                              BRONZE

                              P Kenshin Kawakami - 6 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO
                              46 wins to match last year's total

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