Pennant Race Gazette 6/30/10

Last Night’s Best Series:

Cincinnati came back from a 6-1 deficit but Philadelphia prevailed winning 9-6 in 10 innings.  Wilson Valdez with 4 RBIs and Brian Schneider with 3 were Philadelphia hitting stars.  Brad Lidge was the winning pitcher, Arthur Rhodes the loser.

Los Angeles scored 4 runs in the 6th and went on to defeat Texas 6-5.  Bobby Abreu drove in what would prove to be the winning run.  Joel Pineiro was the winning pitcher and Scott Feldman took the lose.

Yesterday’s Results:

OAK   4   BAL  2 (2nd Tier);  CLE  5  TOR  4 (East);  BOS  8  TB  5 (East);  LA  6  TEX  5 (West);  SEA  7  NY  4 (Not Tier);  CHI  4  KC  3 (Not Tier Schedule);  MIN  11  DET  4 (NTS)

FLA  7  NYM  6 (East);  PHI  9  CIN  6 (10) (East);  WAS  7  ATL  2 (East);  STL  8  ARI  0 (West);  COL  6  SD  3 (West);  LA  4  SF  2 (West);  CHI  3  PIT  1 (NTS);  MIL  7  HOU  5 (NTS)

East                          W      L               GB

  1. New York      31    18               —
  2. Tampa Bay    25    15                 1.5
  3. Boston             31    25                3.5
  4. Toronto           24   20                4.5
  5. Detroit              16   15                6
  6. Kansas City     18   18                6.5
  7. Cleveland         15   22             10
  8. Baltimore         11   34              18

West                             W    L                GB

  1. Minnesota         19   14               —
  2. Texas                   21   17                 .5
  3. Los Angeles       22   19                1
  4. Oakland               20   18                1.5
  5. Chicago                11    18               6
  6. Seattle                   16    27              7

East                                 W     L               GB

  1. Cincinnati             22   17              —
  2. Atlanta                   24   21                 1
  3. Philadelphia         23   21                 1.5
  4. Washington           23   21                 1.5
  5. Florida                     23   24                3
  6. New York                22   24                3.5
  7. Houston                   14   20                5.5
  8. Pittsburgh               10   23                9

West                                    W     L                 GB

  1. Los Angeles              29   14               —
  2. San Diego                   26   20                4.5
  3. St. Louis                      20  17               6
  4. Milwaukee                  22   21               7
  5. Colorado                     23   22               7
  6. Chicago                        17   17               7.5
  7. San Francisco            19   20               8
  8. Arizona                         17   33             15.5

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