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  • 2011: April 22-24 Houston Astros @ Milwaukee Brewers



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    Milwaukee Brewers
    Record: 11-10
    Hitting Stats
    Pitching Stats
    Fielding Stats
    Game Log
    Team History
    JSONLINE


    Houston Astros
    Record: 8-13
    Hitting Stats
    Pitching Stats
    Fielding Stats
    Game Log
    Team History
    Houston Chronicle


    @Miller Park


    GAME 1
    $13 Brewers Fair Fridays
    Miller Lite Beerpen
    Time Warner Cable Student Nights
    Brewers Community Foundation Drive For Charity
    Sports Authority Special Coupon

    Friday, April 22, 7:10pm CT

    Milwaukee 14 Houston 7

    TV: FSN

    Vs

    RHP Yovani Gallardo (1-1 4.62) Vs RHP Nelson Figueroa (0-2 7.31)


    GAME 2
    Brewers Community Foundation Drive For Charity

    Saturday, April 23, 6:10pm CT

    Houston 9 Milwaukee 6

    TV: FSN

    Vs

    RHP Shaun Marcum (2-1 1.90) Vs RHP Brett Myers (1-0 2.39)


    GAME 3
    Great Clips Kids Base Runs
    PNC Major League Moment
    Brewers Community Foundation Drive For Charity
    John Axford Bobble Head

    Sunday, April 24, 1:10pm CT

    Milwaukee 4 Houston 1

    TV: FSN

    Vs

    LHP Randy Wolf (2-2 3.18) Vs LHP Wandy Rodriguez (1-2 5.48)
    Last edited by 645; 04-30-2011, 06:15 PM.

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    Series 7: Vs Houston Astros

    Series 6 Series 8
    Code:
                       Game 1     Game 2     Game 3
    TSB
    645                Auto Win   Auto Win   Auto Win   2
    
    Baseball Fever
    Brewcrew82         Auto Win   Auto Win   Auto Win   2
    
    
    Scout
    Robby316           Auto Win   Auto Win   Auto Win   2
    Last edited by 645; 04-30-2011, 06:16 PM.

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    • #3
      #19 / Game 1: Game Preview / April 22, 2011

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      Astros 7-11
      Brewers 9-9


      Friday, April 22, 7:10pm CT

      TV: FSN

      Vs

      RHP Yovani Gallardo (1-1 4.62) Vs RHP Nelson Figueroa (0-2 7.31)

      Game Preview
      ESPN / Sportsline / MLB

      Gamecenter

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      • #4
        #19 / Game 1: Milwaukee 14 Houston 7 / April 22, 2011

        Milwaukee 14 Houston 7

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        • #5
          #19 / Game 1: How They Scored / April 22, 2011

          Bot 2nd: Milwaukee
          - J. Lucroy grounded into fielder's choice, P. Fielder scored, C. McGehee to third, M. Kotsay out at second

          Top 3rd: Houston
          - M. Bourn singled to shallow center, B. Hall scored, H. Quintero to third
          - A. Sanchez hit sacrifice fly to right, H. Quintero scored

          Bot 3rd: Milwaukee
          - R. Braun homered to deep left center, R. Weeks and C. Gomez scored

          Top 4th: Houston
          - H. Quintero singled to shallow center, B. Wallace scored, B. Hall to third

          Bot 4th: Milwaukee
          - Y. Gallardo homered to deep left center

          Top 5th: Houston
          - H. Pence grounded into fielder's choice, M. Bourn scored, A. Sanchez out at second

          Bot 5th: Milwaukee
          - Y. Betancourt safe at first on third baseman M. Downs' fielding error, P. Fielder and C. McGehee scored, Y. Betancourt to second

          Bot 6th: Milwaukee
          - C. McGehee doubled to left, R. Weeks and R. Braun scored, P. Fielder to third
          - M. Kotsay singled to shallow center, P. Fielder and C. McGehee scored

          Top 7th: Houston
          - C. Lee doubled to right, A. Sanchez scored
          - B. Wallace singled to right center, C. Lee scored

          Bot 7th: Milwaukee
          - C. Gomez homered to deep left center, J. Lucroy and C. Counsell scored

          Top 8th: Houston
          - H. Pence singled to right, H. Quintero scored, M. Bourn to second

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          • #6
            Prediction Standings / April 22

            Code:
                             Auto Wins STR LG  MAR  APR  MAY  JUN  JUL  AUG  SEP  OCT
            Brewcrew82       (W)   10   1   4   0   10   --   --   --   --   --   -- 
            Robby316         (W)   10   1   4   0   10   --   --   --   --   --   -- 
            645              (W)    9   1   4   0    9   --   --   --   --   --   --
            Full Standings

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            • #7
              Prediction Scoreboard / April 22

              Brewers Wins 14-7

              Win by Posted Win

              None

              Win by Auto-pick Win

              645, brewcrew82, Robby316

              Lose By Posted Lose

              None

              Lose By Auto-pick Lose

              None

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              • #8
                One smash hit after another for Brewers

                The Milwaukee Brewers have gotten better starts out of Yovani Gallardo.But when they're swinging the bats as well as they did Friday night, even an OK Gallardo is going to be plenty good enough.

                Milwaukee pounded out season highs in both runs and hits in blasting the Houston Astros, 14-7, in front of a crowd of 31,907 at Miller Park.

                http://www.jsonline.com/sports/brewers/120518219.html

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                • #9
                  Brewers 14, Astros 7: Miller (Park) time causes another hangover

                  MILWAUKEE – Miller Park has been a house of dejection for the Astros.On Friday night, it became a house of dejection and ejection.

                  Given the way a 14-7 defeat against the Milwaukee Brewers unfolded, the second-inning ejection of Astros manager Brad Mills and pitching coach Brad Arnsberg amounted to acts of umpiring kindness.

                  http://blog.chron.com/ultimateastros...ther-hangover/

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                  • #10
                    #20 / Game 2: Game Preview / April 23, 2011

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                    Astros 7-12
                    Brewers 10-9


                    Saturday, April 23, 6:10pm CT

                    TV: FSN

                    Vs

                    RHP Shaun Marcum (2-1 1.90) Vs RHP Brett Myers (1-0 2.39)


                    Game Preview
                    ESPN / Sportsline / MLB

                    Gamecenter

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                    • #11
                      #20 / Game 2: Houston 9 Milwaukee 6 / April 23, 2011

                      Houston 9 Milwaukee 6

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                      • #12
                        #20 / Game 2: How They Scored / April 23, 2011

                        Top 1st: Houston
                        - C. Lee homered to deep left, A. Sanchez scored
                        - B. Hall singled to shallow left, B. Wallace scored, B. Hall to second advancing on throw

                        Bot 2nd: Milwaukee
                        - Y. Betancourt hit sacrifice fly to deep right center, P. Fielder scored

                        Top 3rd: Houston
                        - H. Pence homered to deep left center

                        Bot 3rd: Milwaukee
                        - R. Braun grounded out to shortstop, C. Counsell scored, C. Gomez to third
                        - P. Fielder singled to shallow left center, C. Gomez scored

                        Top 7th: Houston
                        - A. Sanchez doubled to left, M. Bourn scored
                        - H. Pence singled to shallow right, A. Sanchez scored

                        Bot 7th: Milwaukee
                        - R. Braun homered to deep right center, C. Counsell scored

                        Bot 9th: Milwaukee
                        - P. Fielder doubled to shallow right, R. Braun scored

                        Top 10th: Houston
                        - H. Quintero ground rule double to deep center, B. Wallace and B. Hall scored
                        - B. Lyon doubled to left, H. Quintero scored

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                        • #13
                          Prediction Standings / April 23

                          Code:
                                           Auto Wins STR LG  MAR  APR  MAY  JUN  JUL  AUG  SEP  OCT
                          Brewcrew82       (W)   10   0   4   0   10   --   --   --   --   --   -- 
                          Robby316         (W)   10   0   4   0   10   --   --   --   --   --   -- 
                          645              (W)    9   0   4   0    9   --   --   --   --   --   --
                          Full Standings

                          Comment


                          • #14
                            Prediction Scoreboard / April 23

                            Brewers Lose 9-6

                            Win by Posted Lose

                            None

                            Win by Auto-pick Lose

                            None

                            Lose By Posted Win

                            None

                            Lose By Auto-pick Win

                            645, brewcrew82, Robby316

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                            • #15
                              Brewers have rundown feeling

                              When you play an aggressive brand of baseball, sooner or later it's going to come back and bite you.

                              The Milwaukee Brewers felt that sting first-hand Saturday night, when they ran their way out of a potential game-turning rally in the bottom of the eighth inning en route to a 9-6, 10-inning loss to the Houston Astros at Miller Park.

                              http://www.jsonline.com/sports/brewers/120546784.html

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