Archive for September, 2010

Pennant Race Gazette 9/30/10

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Yesterday’s Result:

TOR  8  NY  4 (East);  TEX  6  SEA  5 (West);  LA  2  OAK  1 (11) (West);  CLE  4  DET  0  (East);  CLE  4  DET  3 (—);  BAL  2  TB (East);  CHI  5  BOS  2 (Not Tier);  MIN  4  KC  2 (NT)

MIL  8  NY  7 (2nd Tier);  MIL  3  NY  (—);  LA  7  COL  6 (West);  ATL  5  FLA  1 (East);  PHI  7  WAS  1 (East);  HOU  2  CIN  0 (East);  SD  3  CHI  0 (West);  SF  3  ARI 1 (West);  STL  4  PIT  1 (NT)

East                              W      L        GB

  1. *Tampa Bay       68    42      —
  2. New York           62    49        6.5
  3. Boston                 58    49        8.5
  4. +Toronto           60    54      10
  5. Cleveland           44    49      15.5
  6. Detroit                 41    48      16.5
  7. Kansas City        39    46      16.5
  8. Baltimore            37    71     30

West                              W      L        GB

  1. *Minnesota        46     31      —
  2. Texas                    51     45         4.5
  3. Los Angeles       47     46         7
  4. Oakland               48     47         7
  5. Chicago                38     39         8
  6. Seattle                  38     59        18

East                              W      L        GB

  1. *Philadelphia  66     47      —
  2. Atlanta               61     52          5
  3. Cincinnati          46    40          6.5
  4. Florida                56    56          9.5
  5. Houston              40   44         11.5
  6. Washington        52   62         14.5
  7. New York            50   62         15.5
  8. Pittsburgh           28   59         25

West                            W      L        GB

  1. San Francisco 64     48      —
  2. San Diego          65     49      —
  3. Colorado           60     53         4.5
  4. Los Angeles      58     55         6.5
  5. Milwaukee         46     44         7
  6. St. Louis             43     42          7.5
  7. Chicago               49     48         7.5
  8. Arizona               46     69       19.5

*clinched pennant          +clinched 1st Tier position

Pennant Race Gazette 9/29/10

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010

Yesterday’s Results:

NY  6  TOR  1 (East);  TB  5  BAL  0 (East);  SEA  3  TEX  1 (West);  LA  4  OAK  2 (West);  KC  10  MIN  1 (Not Tier);  CHI  5  BOS  4 (NT)  DET @ CLE (PPD)

NY  4  MIL  3 (2nd Tier);  WAS  2  PHI  1 (East);  ATL  3  FLA  2 (East);  CIN  3  HOU  2 (East);  LA  9  COL  7 (West);  CHI  5  SD  2 (West);  SF  4  ARI  2 (West);  PIT  7  STL  2 (NT)

East                              W      L        GB

  1. *Tampa Bay     68     41       —
  2. New York          62     48         6.5
  3. Boston                58     49         9
  4. +Toronto           59     54       11
  5. Detroit                 41     46       16
  6. Cleveland            42    49       17
  7. Kansas City         39    46       17
  8. Baltimore            36      71      31

West                              W      L        GB

  1. *Minnesota        46    31       —
  2. Texas                    50    45          5
  3. Oakland               48     46          6.5
  4. Los Angeles       46     46          7.5
  5. Chicago                38     39          8
  6. Seattle                   38    58         17.5

East                              W      L        GB

  1. *Philadelphia   65    47      —
  2. Atlanta                60   52         5
  3. Cincinnati           46   39         5.5
  4. Florida                 56   55         8.5
  5. Houston               39  44        11.5
  6. Washington         52  61        13.5
  7. New York             50  60       14
  8. Pittsburgh            28  59        24.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. San Francisco   63    48       —
  2. San Diego            64    49       —
  3. Colorado             60    52          3.5
  4. Chicago                49    47          6.5
  5. Los Angeles        57    55          6.5
  6. St. Louis               43    42           7
  7. Milwaukee           44    44           7.5
  8. Arizona                 46    68         18.5

*clinched pennant        +clinched 1st Tier position

Pennant Race Gazette 9/28/10

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Yesterday’s Results:

TOR  7  NY  5 (East);  CLE  6  DET  3 (East);  BAL  4  TB  0 (East);  SEA  7  TEX  5 (West);  LA  6  OAK  5 (West);  BOS  6  CHI  1 (Not Tier);  KC  10  MIN  8 (NT)

PHI  8  WAS  0 (East);  ATL  2  FLA  1  (East);  LA  3  COL  1 (West);  CHI  1  SD  0 (West);  MIL @ NY (PPD);  STL  6  PIT  4 (NT)

East                              W      L        GB

  1. *Tampa Bay     67    41       —
  2. New York          61     48         6.5
  3. Boston                58     49         8.5
  4. Toronto             59     53        10
  5. Detroit                41     46        15.5
  6. Cleveland           42    49        16.5     
  7. Kansas City        39    46        16.5
  8. Baltimore           36    70        30

West                              W      L        GB

  1. *Minnesota        46    31       —
  2. Texas                    50    44         4.5
  3. Oakland                48    45         6
  4. Los Angeles         45   46         8
  5. Chicago                  38   39         8
  6. Seattle                    37   58       18

East                             W      L        GB

  1. *Philadelphia  65    46       –
  2. Atlanta               59    52         6
  3. Cincinnati          45   39         6.5
  4. Florida                56   54         8.5
  5. Houston             39   43        11.5
  6. Washington      51    61        14.5
  7. New York          49    60       15
  8. Pittsburgh         28    59       25

West                             W      L        GB

  1. San Diego           64    48       —
  2. San Francisco   62    48         1
  3. Colorado             60    51         3.5
  4. St. Louis               43    42        7.5
  5. Milwaukee           44    43        7.5
  6. Chicago                 48    47       7.5
  7. Los Angeles         56    55       7.5
  8. Arizona                  46   67     18.5

*clinched pennant

Pennant Race Gazette 9/27/10

Monday, September 27th, 2010

BEST SERIES:

New York at Toronto;  Los Angeles at Colorado; and Arizona at San Francisco all have important implications for the final week of pennant race baseball.  New York needs to win all of the rest of its games and Tampa Bay must lose their’s for New York to have a chance to tie.  Los Angeles and Arizona are looking to spoil Colorado’s and San Francisco’s chances to climb to the top of their division.

Yesterday’s Results:

NY  4  BOS  3 (East);  CLE  5  KC  3 (East);  DET  5  MIN  1 (1st Tier); TOR  5  BAL  2 (East);  CHI  4  LA  3 (West);  TEX  16  OAK  9 (West);  SEA  6  TB  2 (Not Tier)

NY  7  PHI  3 (East);  WAS  4  ATL  2 (East);  PIT  9  HOU  3 (East);  STL  8  CHI  7 (West);  SF  4  COL  2 (West);  ARI  5  LA  4 (West);  MIL  7  FLA  1 (NT);  CIN  12  SD  2 (NT)

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Tampa Bay       67    40       —
  2. New York          61     47         6.5
  3. Boston                58     49         9
  4. Toronto             58     53        11
  5. Detroit                41     45        15.5
  6. Kansas City       39     46        17
  7. Cleveland          41      49        17.5
  8. Baltimore          35      70       31

West                              W      L        GB

  1. *Minnesota        46    31      —
  2. Texas                     50   43          4
  3. Oakland                 48   44          5.5
  4. Chicago                 38    39          8
  5. Los Angeles         44    46          8.5
  6. Seattle                    36    58        18.5

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Philadelphia     64    46       —
  2. Cincinnati          45    39          6
  3. Atlanta                58    52          6
  4. Florida                 56    53          7.5
  5. Houston              39     43        11
  6. Washington       51      60        13.5
  7. New York           49      60        14.5
  8. Pittsburgh          28      59        24.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. San Diego            64     47      —
  2. San Francisco    62     48         1.5
  3. Colorado              60     50        3.5
  4. St. Louis                43     42        8
  5. Milwaukee            44     43        8
  6. Chicago                  47     47       8.5
  7. Los Angeles          55      55       8.5
  8. Arizona                   46     67      19

*clinched pennant

Pennant Race Gazette 9/26/10

Sunday, September 26th, 2010

Yesterday’s Results:

BOS  7  NY  3 (East);  TOR  5  BAL  4 (11) (East);  TEX  4  OAK  3 (West);  CLE  7  KC  1 (East);  DET  11  MIN  10 (13) (1st Tier);  CHI  6  LA  2 (West);  TB  9  SEA  1 (Not Tier)

NY  5  PHI  2 (East);  ATL  5  WAS  0 (East);  CHI  7  STL  3 (West);  PIT  6  HOU  4 (East);  ARI  5  LA  2 (West);  COL  10  SF  9 (10) (West);  SD  4  CIN  3 (NT);  FLA  4  MIL  0 (NT)

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Tampa Bay        67    40      —
  2. New York           60    47         7
  3. Boston                 58    48          8.5
  4. Toronto               57   53        11.5
  5. Detroit                  40  45         16
  6. Kansas City         39  45          16.5
  7. Cleveland            40  49          18
  8. Baltimore             35  69         30.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. *Minnesota        46     30      — 
  2. Texas                    49     43         5
  3. Oakland                48     43         5.5
  4. Los Angeles        44     45         8.5
  5. Chicago                 37     39        9
  6. Seattle                    36    58       19

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Philadelphia      64   45       —
  2. Atlanta                58    51          6
  3. Cincinnati          45    39          6.5
  4. Florida                56    53          8
  5. Houston              39    42        11
  6. Washington       50     60       14.5
  7. New York            48     60       15.5
  8. Pittsburgh           27     59       25.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. San Diego             64   47       —
  2. San Francisco     61   48          2
  3. Colorado               60   49         3
  4. Milwaukee            44   43          8
  5. Chicago                  47  46           8
  6. Los Angeles          55  54           8
  7. St. Louis                 42  42           8.5
  8. Arizona                   45  67        19.5

*clinched pennant

Pennant Race Gazette 9/25/10

Saturday, September 25th, 2010

BEST SERIES:

Boston at New York and San Francisco at Colorado features 3 teams (sans Boston) trying to make it back to the top.

Yesterday’s Results:

 BOS  10  NY  8 (East);  CLE  7  KC  3 (East);  DET  10  MIN  1 (1st Tier);  TOR  6  BAL  4 (East);  CHI  2  LA  1 (West);  TEX  10  OAK  3 (West);  TB  5  SEA  3 (Not Tier)

PHI  3  NY  2 (East);  STL  7  CHI  1 (West);  WAS  8  ATL  3 (East);  HOU  10  PIT  7 (East);  SF  2  COL  1 (West);  LA  3  ARI  1 (West);  MIL  6  FLA  2   (NT);  SD  4  CIN  3 (NT)

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Tampa Bay        67    40      —
  2. New York          60     46        6.5
  3. Boston                57     48        9
  4. Toronto              56     53      12
  5. Kansas City        39     44      16
  6. Detroit                 39     45      16.5
  7. Cleveland           39      49     18.5
  8. Baltimore           35      68     30

West                              W      L        GB

  1. Minnesota          46     29      —
  2. Oakland               48     42         5.5
  3. Texas                    48     43         6
  4. Los Angeles        44     44         8.5
  5. Chicago                36      39      10
  6. Seattle                  36      58       19.5

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Philadelphia     64    44      —
  2. Atlanta                57   51         7
  3. Cincinnati          45    39        7
  4. Florida                56    53        8.5
  5. Houston              39   41       11
  6. Washington        50   59      14.5
  7. New York            47   60      16.5
  8. Pittsburgh           26   59      26.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. San Diego            64    47      —
  2. San Francisco   61    47          1.5
  3. Colorado             59    49          3.5
  4. Los Angeles       55     53         7.5
  5. St. Louis              42     41         8
  6. Milwaukee          44     43        8
  7. Chicago                46     46        8.5
  8. Arizona                44     67      20

Pennant Race Gazette 9/24/10

Friday, September 24th, 2010

Yesterday’s Results:

TB  10  NY  3 (East);  TOR  1  SEA  0 (2nd Tier);  KC  4  CLE  2 (East);  OAK  5  TEX  0 (West)

WAS  7  HOU  2 (East);  SF  13  CHI  0 (West);  ARI  10  COL  9 (West);  LAD  3  SD  1 (West);  STL  9  PIT  2 (Not Tier);  MIL  8  FLA  3 (NT)

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Tampa Bay        67    40      —
  2. New York          60    45          6
  3. Boston                56    48          9.5
  4. Toronto              55    53        12.5
  5. Kansas City        39    43       15.5
  6. Detroit                 38    45       17
  7. Cleveland            38    49       19
  8. Baltimore            35    67       29.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. Minnesota           46    28      —
  2. Oakland                48    41         5.5
  3. Texas                     47    43        7
  4. Los Angeles         44    43        8.5
  5. Chicago                  35    39      11
  6. Seattle                    36    58       20

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Philadelphia     63    44       —
  2. Atlanta                57   50          6
  3. Cincinnati          45    39          6.5
  4. Florida                56    53          8
  5. Houston              38    41        11
  6. Washington        49    59       14.5
  7. New York            47    59       15.5
  8. Pittsburgh           26    58       25.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. San Diego            64    47      —
  2. San Francisco    60   47         2
  3. Colorado              59   48          3
  4. Milwaukee           44   43          8
  5. Chicago                 46   45          8
  6. Los Angeles         54   53         8
  7. St. Louis                41    41         8.5
  8. Arizona                  44   66       19.5

Pennant Race Gazette 9/23/10

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Yesterday’sResults: 

TB  7  NY  2  (East);  CHI  4  OAK  3 (West);  DET  4  KC  2 (East);  TEX  2  LA  1 (West);  SEA  6  TOR  3 (2nd Tier);  BOS  6  BAL  1 (East);  MIN  5  CLE  1 (Not Tier)

FLA  7  NY  5 (East);  PHI  1  ATL  0 (East);    WAS  4  HOU  3 (East); CHI  2  SF  0 (West);  ARI  8  COL  4 (West);  SD  3  LA  1 (West);  PIT  11  STL  6 (NT);  MIL  13  CIN  1 (NT) 

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Tampa Bay        66   40       —
  2. New York          60   44          5
  3. Boston                56    48         9
  4. Toronto              54    53      12.5
  5. Kansas City        38   43       15.5
  6. Detroit                 38    45      16.5
  7. Cleveland            38    48      18
  8. Baltimore            35    67      29

West                             W      L        GB

  1. Minnesota         46    28       —
  2. Oakland               47   41          6
  3. Texas                    47   42          6.5
  4. Los Angeles        44   43         8.5
  5. Chicago                 35   39       11
  6. Seattle                   36    57      19.5

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Philadelphia     63    44       —
  2. Atlanta                57   50          6
  3. Cincinnati          45    39          6.5
  4. Florida                 56   53          8
  5. Houston              38   40        10.5
  6. Washington        48   59        15
  7. New York            47   59        15.5
  8. Pittsburgh           26   58        25.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. San Diego            64    46      —
  2. Colorado             59    47         3
  3. San Francisco   59     47        3
  4. Chicago               46      44        8
  5. Milwaukee          44     43         8.5
  6. St. Louis               41     41         9
  7. Los Angeles         53    53        9
  8. Arizona                  43    66     20.5

Pennant Race Gazette 9/22/10

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

Yesterday’s Results:

NY  8  TB  3 (East);  TOR  5  SEA  3 (2nd Tier);  KC  9  DET  6 (East);  BAL  9  BOS  1 (East);  OAK  7  CHI  2 (West);  LA  2  TEX  0 (West);  MIN  6  CLE  4 (Not Tier)

FLA  5  NY  2 (East);  PHI  5  ATL  3 (1st T);  WAS  8  HOU  4 (East);  SF  1  CHI  0 (West);  ARI  3  COL  1 (West);  SD  6  LA  0 (West);  PIT  5  STL  3 (NT);  CIN  4  MIL  3 (NT)

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Tampa Bay        65    40      —
  2. New York          60    43         4
  3. Boston                55    48         9
  4. Toronto              54    52      11.5
  5. Kansas City        38    42     14.5
  6. Detroit                 37    45     16.5
  7. Cleveland           38     48     17.5
  8. Baltimore           35     66     28

West                              W      L        GB

  1. Minnesota          46    28      —
  2. Oakland               47    40         5.5
  3. Texas                    46    42         7
  4. Los Angeles        44   42          8
  5. Chicago                34    39        11.5
  6. Seattle                  35    57        20

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Philadelphia     62    44       –
  2. Atlanta                57   49         5
  3. Cincinnati          45    39         6
  4. Florida                55    53         8
  5. Houston             38    39         9.5
  6. New York          47    58        14.5
  7. Washington       47   59        15
  8. Pittsburgh          26   58        25

West                              W      L        GB

  1. San Diego            63    46      —
  2. Colorado             59    46         2
  3. San Francisco    59    46        2
  4. Milwaukee           44    43        8
  5. Chicago                 45    44        8
  6. Los Angeles         53    52        8
  7. St. Louis                41    41         8.5
  8. Arizona                  42   66      20.5

Pennant Race Gazette 9/21/10

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

BEST SERIES:

Tampa Bay at New York and Atlanta at Philadelphia are both down to the wire pennant races.  New York just about needs to sweep this 4 game series to keep in contention.

Yesterday’s Results:

NY  8  TB  6 (East);  DET  7  KC  5 (East);  BAL  4  BOS  2 (East);  OAK  3  CHI  (West);  LA  7  TEX 4 (West);  MIN  9  CLE  3 (Not Tier)

FLA  4  STL  0 (1st Tier);  HOU  8  WAS  2 (East);  PHI  3  ATL  1 (East)

East                              W      L        GB

  1. Tampa Bay        65    39      —
  2. New York           59   43         5
  3. Boston                 55   47         9
  4. Toronto              53   52        12.5
  5. Kansas City       37   42        15.5
  6. Detroit                37   44        16.5
  7. Cleveland          38    48        18
  8. Baltimore          34    66        29

West                              W      L        GB

  1. Minnesota          46    28       —
  2. Oakland               46    40          6
  3. Texas                    46    41          6.5
  4. Los Angeles        43   42          8.5
  5. Chicago                 34   38        11
  6. Seattle                   35   56        19.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. Philadelphia      61    44       —
  2. Atlanta                 57   48          4
  3. Cincinnati           45    39          5.5
  4. Florida                  54   53          8
  5. Houston               38   38          8.5
  6. New York            47   57        13.5
  7. Washington        46    59        15
  8. Pittsburgh           26    58        24.5

West                              W      L        GB

  1. San Diego            62    46       —
  2. Colorado             59    45          1
  3. San Francisco    58    46         2
  4. Chicago                45     43         7
  5. Los Angeles        53     51         7
  6. Milwaukee           44     43        7.5
  7. St. Louis                41     41        8
  8. Arizona                 41     66      20.5