- Part 2

Disciples of Uecker

We'd like to go to the Playoffs, that would be cool.

Posts by Travis Sarandos

MEET THE DIAMONDBACKS: Welcome Home, Rickie

Probable Pitchers: Monday: Chase Anderson (5.50 ERA, 5.36 DRA, 6.9 K/9) v. Braden Shipley (MLB Debut) Anderson faces his old team for the first time amidst perhaps the worst stretch of his career. He hasn’t seen the sixth inning since June 8th, and he owns a… [More]

MEET THE CUBS: They’re Actually Bad Now

Probable Pitchers Friday: Jimmy Nelson (3.39 ERA, 5.16 DRA, 108 cFIP, 6.6 K/9) v. Jason Hammel (3.34 ERA, 4.35 DRA, 106 cFIP, 7.6 K/9) Jimmy Nelson had a strong outing in his first start of the second half, dominating the Reds with seven shutout innings in… [More]

Brewers Trade Rumors: Five players who could be on the move

With 10 days left in the month, the MLB hot stove is heating up, folks! Ha ha get it, that’s just a little kitchen appliance humor for you all. The Brewers have already kicked off their second in-season trading bonanza, sending Aaron Hill to the… [More]

MEET THE PIRATES: The Scourge of the Allegheny

Probable Pitchers: Tuesday: Junior Guerra (3.06 ERA, 3.39 DRA, 7.9 K/9) v. Jameson Taillon (3.86 ERA, 4.60 DRA, 6.8 K/9) Both the Brewers and the Pirates shuffled their starting rotations to set up a showdown between two very different kinds of rookies. Taillon, the 24-year-old with… [More]

MEET THE CARDINALS: The Cardinals Are Bad

Probable Pitchers:   Friday: Matt Garza (2.81 ERA, 4.52 DRA, 4.5 K/9) v. Jaime Garcia (4.09 ERA, 4.58 DRA, 7.7 K/9) Garza is coming off his third and least effective start of his young season, when he went six innings and surrendered four runs over six… [More]

MEET THE DODGERS: #PuigNotFriend

Lance Iversen-USA TODAY Sports Probable Pitchers: Tuesday: Chase Anderson (5.13 ERA, 4.66 DRA, 7.3 K/9) v. Julio Urias (4.33 ERA, 3.49 DRA, 11.7 K/9) Chase Anderson gets another shot at the Dodgers after his last start resulted in his worst outing of the season (2.1 IP, 7… [More]

MEET THE NATIONALS: Bryce to Meet You

Probable Pitchers: Friday: Zach Davies (3.62 ERA, 4.20 DRA, 7.2 K/9) v. Max Scherzer (3.29 ERA, 3.10 DRA, 11.4 K/9) Davies’s outstanding season continues to chug along nicely as the 23-year-old shined again in a 2-3 loss to the Dodgers, pitching seven strong innings of one-run… [More]

MEET THE ATHLETICS: Back For More?

Probable Pitchers: Tuesday: Jimmy Nelson (3.92 ERA, 5.09 DRA, 7.1 K/9) v. Sonny Gray (5.54 ERA, 4.58 DRA, 7.2 K/9) The regression monster has grabbed hold of Jimmy Nelson and is devouring his season whole. Nelson’s June ERA is 9.69, and he’s allowed 23 hits and… [More]

MEET THE DODGERS: Don’t Fear the Seager

Probable Pitchers: Thursday: Junior Guerra (3.31 ERA, 3.80 DRA, 7.5 K/9) v. Scott Kazmir (4.52 ERA, 4.50 DRA, 9.2 K/9) I am very annoyed to be forced to admit the following at this time: Junior Guerra has indeed been Milwaukee’s best and most consistent starter this… [More]

MEET THE GIANTS: Future Home of Ryan Braun

Probable Pitchers: Monday: Chase Anderson (4.21 ERA, 4.35 DRA, 7.1 K/9) v. Matt Cain (5.20 ERA, 5.23 DRA, 6.4 K/9) There are two interesting pitching match-ups in this three game series. There is also a game going on tonight. Chase Anderson was solid in his last… [More]