Lou Piniella RANT
Yeah, we're all pretty sick of the 2010 Cubs. But just for a moment, imagine being Lou Piniella.
Close your eyes and just... imagine having to walk into the little "how come" room and explain this team to the media.
It has to be the absolute worst kind of hell.
Seriously, if you made a movie and had to depict hell, what better place than that little room? Day after day after day...
Now, I don't know exactly what he's thinking, but I would imagine it would be something close to this.
I'd give a million bucks to have a beer with the man, hear it for real...
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Cubster 13 min 13 sec ago (view)
The opening two series for the Cubs will be in Houston. If they get farther next would in Arlington Including the WS.
Jackstraw 3 hours 58 min ago (view)
Thanks, AZ Phil
Craig A. 8 hours 43 min ago (view)
If the cardinals loose and the giants win, the cardinals will have to play and win on Monday to make the playoffs.
crunch 11 hours 11 min ago (view)
...and dodger stadium loses power.
Charlie 12 hours 18 min ago (view)
Game 2 somewhat less fun than game 1.
crunch 13 hours 29 min ago (view)
lester goes out with a whimper...7 runs given up in his last start
5.16era/1.33whip on the year.
Arizona Phil 13 hours 30 min ago (view)
JACKSTRAW: The Cardinals & Tigers will only play the first game of Monday's doubleheader (and it will be a seven-inning game) if what needs to be determined is determined by the result of the first game (the second game will be canceled), but they won't play the games at all (and the Cardinals won't go to Detroit) if everything that is affected by the two missing STL games is settled and resolved by end of MLB play on Sunday.
crunch 14 hours 52 min ago (view)
crunch 16 hours 45 min ago (view)
happ / rizzo / contreras / heyward / bryant / schwarber / baez / kipnis / caratini(DH)
bryant's back, and at 3rd. neat.
Jackstraw 18 hours 31 min ago (view)
I don't know if the math works out but (at least to me) it raises the possibility that they would play one game on Monday and if that decided what was left that they'd skip game 2.
Arizona Phil 22 hours 58 min ago (view)
The Cardinals have to play the doubleheader on Monday at Detroit if either the games impact who or who does not get into the playoffs, or if the games will determine whether the Cards or Cubs finish 1st in the division and get home field advantage in the Wild Card series.
Charlie 1 day 11 min ago (view)
Maybe he should stick with it for a while.
Hagsag 1 day 4 hours ago (view)
Cardinals have two games left with Detroit, not the Cubs.
blockhead25 1 day 10 hours ago (view)
Ahh, 2 games against the Tigers, but seems to imply they'd only play those games if it will impact which teams make the playoffs. If the Cardinals win their last 2, I don't believe the other games could impact which Team makes it. Why would Detroit have any incentive to win those games? Well, hope the Cubs won one of the next 2 so it doesn't matter.
crunch 1 day 10 hours ago (view)
yeah, it may be another team. i just know they have a possible monday double header...unless i got that wrong, too.
blockhead25 1 day 11 hours ago (view)
Cubs? We played the cards the full 10 slate?
if Cards make playoffs, I would think they'd want nothing to do with having to play a double header Monday to improve playoff seeding.