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Read: The Day Kerry Wood Almost Retired

Via Brian Costa of the Wall Street Journal: The pivotal moment of Kerry Wood‘s career didn’t happen at Wrigley Field. And it won’t happen at Rangers Ballpark this weekend. It happened on a slab of concrete behind a gray, indistinct … Continue reading

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Pitching, Not Throwing, Key Tonight for Phil Hughes

Via the NY Daily News: “He forgot to pitch,” was the way the scout put it by phone Friday [talking about Phil Hughes]. “I got the feeling that he had so much success with his fastball against Minnesota (in Game … Continue reading

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A.J. Burnett vs. Tommy Hunter By The Numbers

Like it or not, A.J. Burnett is starting tonight for the Yankees. At least he’s going up against Texas’ least impressive starter in Tommy Hunter. Here is a look at this matchup by the numbers: 2010 Numbers: Hunter: 23 G, … Continue reading

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ALCS Game 1 Pitching Stats: CC Sabathia vs. C.J. Wilson

Tonight’s pitching showdown is between two lefties CC Sabathia vs. C.J. Wilson. One a big hefty ace of the staff and the other is much smaller comparably who doesn’t have the resume of Sabathia, but has done a great job … Continue reading

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