that makes one of us
Well I know we're still sad about the Tigers not being in this series, but, it's a slow day and it's still the first game of the world series. They're in the bottom of the 1st and now the umps got themselves in trouble by calling Pedroia out in second and now calling it back, as it was clear it was safe... discuss?
Baseball America today released their recruiting class rankings for 2013, and while Michigan's class didn't make the top 25, it was included among the "next ten," which were simply listed alphabetically. They said the class is probably the program's best in eight years:
Michigan: It did not take second-year head coach Erik Bakich and recruiting coordinator Nick Schnabel long to infuse talent into their roster; their first recruiting class looks like the Wolverines’ best since their banner 2005 haul. The centerpiece is RHP/IF Jackson Lamb (306), an athletic former all-state basketball player who can reach 93 off the mound and can run a 6.7-second 60-yard dash. OF Johnny Slater has a loose lefthanded swing with power potential and excellent range in the outfield. Ramsey Romano is versatile enough to play all over the infield and owns a short, repeatable righthanded swing. Two-way talent Hector Gutierrez can play shortstop or second and can reach 92 off the mound when he is at his best.
Nebraska, ranked #11, was the only Big Ten team to make the top 25. Minnesota was included among the "other notable classes."
Bakich and his staff are putting together another very good recruiting class for 2014, and they are off to a great start on 2015. Michigan baseball seems on track to return to its traditional place at the top of the conference.
Lester vs Sanchez on the hump. Eat 'em Up, Tigers!
Big elimination game tonight. Lineups are set.
Verlander is starting.
Gray is starting.
Interesting move in starting Gray over 18-6, 2.65 ERA regular season Colon. I am going to miss Iglesias and hope that Peralta's defense doesn't cost us.
I predict Tigers roll 5-1. Thoughts? Predictions?
Didn't see a thread up yet.
Tigers down 1-0 in the first.
Hopefully being at home will give the offense a spark that they definitely need. Sanchez is on the hill, Peralta in LF, Im liking our chances here.
What a ridiculous start time. Anybody know of a good stream? I already looked at first row sports and saw nothing.