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3 run homer by the Canadian Crusher
11-5, bottom of 9th. Good on Auburn for what it's done, but the UNC bullpen has really, really sucked. Should have stuck with the starter.
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Auburn at bat with 1 out and bases loaded

What could go wrong
UNC at bat with 1 out and bases loaded.

What could go wrong? :D
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Congrats.
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Same time tomorrow
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Unread post by billy.pilgrim » Sun Jun 09, 2019 11:34 am

Congrats to freshman Kumar Rocker. I sure wish his Auburn Dad had sent him to Auburn.
19 strikeouts in a no hitter
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Same time tomorrow
Starting early
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Unread post by billy.pilgrim » Sun Jun 09, 2019 11:48 am

not cool, nc fan hollering balk during pitcher's wind-up

Resulted in balk call with 2 on. Both scored on next at bat.
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Congrats to freshman Kumar Rocker. I sure wish his Auburn Dad had sent him to Auburn.
19 strikeouts in a no hitter
. . . and for having a great name. :D
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Starting early
Thx. UNC 2-0 in the 1st, 1 out, 3 on. Auburn has UNC right where it wants them.
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not cool, nc fan hollering balk during pitcher's wind-up

Resulted in balk call with 2 on. Both scored on next at bat.
Define "cool". :P
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billy.pilgrim wrote:
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Congrats to freshman Kumar Rocker. I sure wish his Auburn Dad had sent him to Auburn.
19 strikeouts in a no hitter
. . . and for having a great name. :D
billy.pilgrim wrote:
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Starting early
Thx. UNC 2-0 in the 1st, 1 out, 3 on. Auburn has UNC right where it wants them.
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not cool, nc fan hollering balk during pitcher's wind-up

Resulted in balk call with 2 on. Both scored on next at bat.
Define "cool". :P
Fan not calling balk or blowing whistle during play (in 80s Tenn got a huge sack on us after fan blew whistle and our qb stopped play).
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Fan not calling balk or blowing whistle during play (in 80s Tenn got a huge sack on us after fan blew whistle and our qb stopped play).
35 years ago?

A whistle is bad, but distracting chatter is part of baseball, and making the pitcher drop the ball was kinda funny.
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billy.pilgrim wrote:
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Fan not calling balk or blowing whistle during play (in 80s Tenn got a huge sack on us after fan blew whistle and our qb stopped play).
35 years ago?

A whistle is bad, but distracting chatter is part of baseball, and making the pitcher drop the ball was kinda funny.
Hard to forget. It happened right in front of me.


I probably agree about the balk. It sure must have seemed real for a college pitcher to hold up a pitch.
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Congrats to freshman Kumar Rocker. I sure wish his Auburn Dad had sent him to Auburn.
19 strikeouts in a no hitter
Still, go #3 Duke > #1 Vanderbilt, game 3 today at 3 ET.

Go #1 UCLA > #3 Michigan, game 3 today at 9 ET.

#1 Oklahoma State - #1 Texas Tech, Series Tied 1-1. Ugh, can they both lose?

#1 Florida State leads 1-0 vs #1 LSU. Go LSU, game 2 today at 6 ET.

#1 MISSST leads 1-0 vs #1 Stanford. Go Stanford, game 2 today at 9 ET.

#1 Arkansas leads 1-0 vs #1 Mississippi. Ugh, can they both lose?

#1 Louisville wins 2-0 vs #1 East Carolina. Oh well, but I don't hate Louisville.
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Unread post by Vrede too » Sun Jun 09, 2019 1:00 pm

Wow, that bottom 3rd UNC RF run, catch of a foul ball, flip over the railing and sticking the landing should make the alltime highlight reels.
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Wow, that bottom 3rd UNC RF run, catch of a foul ball, flip over the railing and sticking the landing should make the alltime highlight reels.
It will definitely be in the highlights
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billy.pilgrim wrote:
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Vrede too wrote:
Sun Jun 09, 2019 12:08 pm
billy.pilgrim wrote:
Sun Jun 09, 2019 11:58 am
Fan not calling balk or blowing whistle during play (in 80s Tenn got a huge sack on us after fan blew whistle and our qb stopped play).
35 years ago?

A whistle is bad, but distracting chatter is part of baseball, and making the pitcher drop the ball was kinda funny.
Hard to forget. It happened right in front of me.


I probably agree about the balk. It sure must have seemed real for a college pitcher to hold up a pitch.
Or maybe it was lsu. The Tenn embarrassment I saw from those seats was 2 or 3 1st down pick 6 screen passes to put Tenn up by a bunch without having made an offensive play.
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Unread post by billy.pilgrim » Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:23 pm

Good game, other than the score.
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Good game, other than the score.
Great relief by both teams.
UNC had 9 walk, 15 LOB!, coulda been lots worse for Auburn.
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Unread post by Vrede too » Sun Jun 09, 2019 5:55 pm

BOTTOM 6TH
#3 DUKE 2
#1 VANDY 12
Weather delay. Sheesh, just give VANDY their tickets to Omaha.
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Still, go #3 Duke > #1 Vanderbilt, game 3 today at 3 ET.

Was a looong time before they resumed play.
#3 DUKE 2
#1 VANDY 13
Vanderbilt Wins 2-1 :thumbdown:
Go Louisville > Vanderbilt.


Go #1 UCLA > #3 Michigan, game 3 today at 9 ET.

Michigan Wins 2-1. Oh well, but I don't hate Michigan.
Go Michigan > Texas Tech.


#1 Oklahoma State - #1 Texas Tech, Series Tied 1-1. Ugh, can they both lose?

Texas Tech Wins 2-1.

#1 Florida State leads 1-0 vs #1 LSU. Go LSU, game 2 today at 6 ET.

Florida State Wins 2-0 in 12 innings :thumbdown:

#1 MISSST leads 1-0 vs #1 Stanford. Go Stanford, game 2 today at 9 ET.

MISSST Wins 2-0. :thumbdown:
Go Auburn or UNC > MISSST.


#1 Arkansas leads 1-0 vs #1 Mississippi. Ugh, can they both lose?

Series Tied 1-1.
Go Arkansas or Mississippi > Florida State.


#1 Louisville wins 2-0 vs #1 East Carolina. Oh well, but I don't hate Louisville.
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Unread post by billy.pilgrim » Mon Jun 10, 2019 1:19 pm

Please don't take Joey out, he's throwing a no hitter - 16 balls and 2 strikes
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