The Dodgers have built a commanding lead in the National League West, but they aren’t satisfied with their current roster.
“I guess there might be a fleeting moment where you say, ‘This might have been the last time,’ but it is very fleeting,” Verlander said, via MLive.com. “It is in the back of your mind that you never know what can happen. There is a moment walking off the mound you just take a second to appreciate it. I know I didn’t acknowledge it coming off the mound, probably because we are in the middle of a tie game.
Ervin Santana’s start may not have been perfect, but the value of the complete game is so overlooked in today’s game that his performance Wednesday deserves its just due. Santana tossed a complete game in 110 pitches, striking out nine and allowing just two runs on four hits and a walk in the Twins’ 5-2 win over the Padres. With the trade of Brandon Kintzler, the Twins need to give their bullpen a rest every chance they get and Santana did just that, as he has all year long. This was his fifth complete game of the season. The next closest starter to that in the league this year has two.
“The new system is also, well, newer to the parks — we’ve had NBA Basketball Jerseys the others for up to 10 years — so the kinks need to be ironed out. Radar processing is also slower, more subject to electronic interference.”
The big question, of course, is whether the technology is at a point where we New York Giants Cheap Jerseys could take calling the balls and strikes out of the hands of humans and put in an automated system. Based on recent changes, probably not. Pavlidis sees a way forward, however.