Monthly Archive for October, 2009

: October, 2009

Yankees closing in

Thanks to three straight singles to open the seventh –Jerry Hairston, Melky Cabrera and pinch-hitter Jorge Posada (RBI), the Yankees now lead 3-1, in the bottom of the eighth in Game 2 of the World

Godzilla attacks

Hideki Matsui has just homered, golfing a low slider from Pedro Matinez into the right field bleachers to give the Yankees a 2-1 lead as Game 2 of the World Series heads to the top of the 7th at the

Through five … all tied

The Phillies and Yankees are tied 1-1 through five innings in Game 2 of the World Series. Pedro Martinez: 5 innings, 3 hits, 1 run, 6 K’s, 2 walks A.J. Burnett: 5 innings, 4 hits, 1 run, 5 K’s, 2

Teixeira ties it up

Mark Tiexeira took a 1-0 changeup from Pedro Martinez and crushed it some 414-feet into the right center field bleachers for a solo home run in the bottom of the fourth to tie Game 2 of the World

Phillies in front … again

Hello from Yankee Stadium and Game 2 of the World Series. The Philadelphia Phillies have taken a 1-0 lead over the New York Yankees as we stand in the bottom of the third inning. Pedro Martinez has

Lee dominant in Game 1 win

By Chris Elsberry STAFF WRITER NEW YORK – As dominant as Cliff Lee has been through the first two rounds of the postseason, he saved perhaps his best performance for the biggest stage, Game 1 of the

Phillies win Game 1

Thanks to a pair of solo home runs off the bat of Chase Utley and a complete game from starter Cliff Lee, the Philadelphia Phillies have defeated the New York Yankees 6-1 in Game 1 of the World Series

Phillies add two more

Phil Hughes couldn’t find the plate. Neither could David Robertson and the questionable Yankee bullpen has made it 4-0 Phillies. Hughes walked the first two batter he faced in the eighth and after

Utley goes deep again

Philadelphia’s Chase Utley just crushed his second home run of the game — a mammoth 400-foot blast into the right field bleachers — on an 0-2 count from C.C. Sabathia. Phillies lead 2-0 in the top

Halfway home

Heading to the bottom of the fifth at the Stadium, Game 1, World Series. Phillies lead 1-0 on a third-inning HR by Chase Utley. C.C. Sabathia has settled down since Utley took him deep, retiring seven