9/19 – Yankees at Orioles

Tim Britton here for the series (and season) finale between the Yankees and Orioles. New York is 13-4 against Baltimore this season, so a win today would give the Yanks their best record against the O’s since 1985, when they went 12-1. A loss, and they’d equal last year’s 13-5 mark.

The big news, of course, is Andy Pettitte taking the hill for the first time in two months and a day, hoping to show off the form that made him an All-Star earlier this year.
Here are Sunday’s lineups:

YANKEES (90-58)
Brett Gardner LF, Derek Jeter SS, Lance Berkman 1B, Robinson Cano 2B, Nick Swisher RF, Jorge Posada C, Curtis Granderson CF, Austin Kearns RF, Ramiro Pena 3B 
LHP Andy Pettitte (11-2, 2.88 ERA)



balt3.gifORIOLES (58-90)
Brian Roberts 2B, Robert Andino 3B, Nick Markakis RF, Adam Jones CF, Jake Fox DH, Ty Wigginton 1B, Corey Patterson LF, Matt Wieters C, Cesar Izturis SS

RHP Chris Tillman (1-4, 6.32 ERA)

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Fan Confidence Poll: September 20th, 2010
By Mike Axisa
http://riveraveblues.com/2010/09/fan-confidence-poll-september-20th-2010-35543/

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You can blame this loss on Gerardi. To begin with, what is Berkman doing batting in the 3 hole? What has he done as a Yankee to justify that? Why not Swisher in the 3 hole and Berkman in either the 7 hole. Secondly, with one out in the top of the 11th and Golson on third and a 1-1 count on Pena, I do not understand pinch hitting Thames instead of Texeira. Who would you rather see swinging the bat, Thames or Tex? So Thames strikes out and that allows Schowalter to outmanage Gerardi by walking Texeira and Jeter and pitching to Berkman, batting right-handed with an under .200 BA. If Texeira pinch hits for Pena and they walk him, you pinch-hit Thames; but they won’t walk Tex in that situation. At least you get Tex swinging the bat instead of Thames.

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YANKEES MINOR LEAGUE SCOREBOARD September 19, 2010

2010 SEASON COMPLETE
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You may also see http://www.yankeesdaily.com for details.

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YANKEES WEEKLY TV SCHEDULE (EDT)
MON - SEP - 20 - vs Rays - 7:05 PM - YES
TUE - SEP - 21 - vs Rays - 7:05 PM - MY9
WED - SEP - 22 - vs Rays - 7:05 PM - YES/ ESPN
THU - SEP - 23 - vs Rays - 7:05 PM - YES/ MLBN
FRI - SEP - 24 - vs Red Sox - 7:05 PM - YES
SAT - SEP - 25 - vs Red Sox - 4:10 PM - FOX
SUN - SEP - 26 - vs Red Sox - 8:05 PM - ESPN

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Been a Yankees fan probably longer than you’ve been alive robertgkramer. Not a sign of a champion when you can’t score in a situation like the top of the 11th. As you know, our team has done that repeatedly as of late.

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FOO!!!

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Foo!

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Let’s go FAT ELVIS!

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Let’s go JETE!

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Let’s go TEX!

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Let’s go MARCUS!

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Let’s go YANKEES!

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Final in Tampa: Angels 6 Rays 3.

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Snazzlefratz!

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Mo ‘em down!!!

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Jeter has an eight game hitting streak!

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Tack on a few!

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Good job Kerry!

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Gotta hold on for Andy!

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Wieters hit was a seeing eye!

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K for Kearns!

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Abreu has two solo jacks against the Rays today!

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For those interested, here are the minor league stats for Curtis and Golson:
Player - OBP - SLG - AVG - OPS
Curtis - 0.358 - 0.452 - 0.289 - 0.810
Golson - 0.313 - 0.414 - 0.263 - 0.727

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Seek,
For you this is going from boiling hot to freezing cold!!!

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Andy is dandy!!!

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Foo!

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Let’s go Jete!

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Kearns gets to third, another thing Marcus could’nt do!

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Another “hit” for Kearns!

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Ditto!

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Nice inning again Andy!

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Matt Albers sounds too much like Fat Albert.

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Get more for Andy!!!

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A bad AB for Fat Elvis!

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A hit for Kearns!

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Foo!

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Let’s go YANKEES!

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YANKEES MINOR LEAGUE SCOREBOARD September 18, 2010

CHAMPIONSHIP GAME
Altoona (Pirates) 5
Trenton 2
W: Watson (1-0, 3.00) L: Banuelos (0-1, 5.79)
S: Moskos (3)
HR: TRN: Sublett (1)
http://web.minorleaguebaseball.com/milb/stats/stats.jsp?sid=milb&t=g_box&gid=2010_09_18_altaax_treaax_1
Altoona wins series 3-1
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Tampa Yankees
2010 Florida State League Champions
Level A Advanced
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You may also see http://www.yankeesdaily.com for details.
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YANKEES MINOR LEAGUE SCOREBOARD September 19, 2010

2010 SEASON COMPLETE
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You may also see http://www.yankeesdaily.com for details.

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REAL TIME POST OUT OF ORDER:
Good inning Andy!

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Good inning Andy!

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REAL TIME POST OUT OF ORDER:
But not Robbie!!!

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But not Robbie!!!

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REAL TIME POST OUT OF ORDER:
Fat Elvis fails again!

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Fat Elvis fails again!

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