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Old 05-07-2011, 11:00 PM   #496
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Or, perhaps the home crowd fuels you a bit, gives you an energy boost. Guess it all depends on the individual.
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I'm just imagining the type of pitcher that thrives on the home pressure versus the one that would crumble under it.
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Or, perhaps the home crowd fuels you a bit, gives you an energy boost. Guess it all depends on the individual.


Yeah, maybe my initial thought betrays were my best performance lies.
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I kind of misread your post.
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I think I once read that like 65% of all no-hitters were tossed at home....but maybe I'm old and confused.
It's probably just an exhibit of general home-field advantage (psychology, stadium familiarity, umpire bias, etc).
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Scott Barry is the worst umpire in baseball, even if Joe West is still the most loathsome.
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It's probably just an exhibit of general home-field advantage (psychology, stadium familiarity, umpire bias, etc).
I am sure you're right...I wasn't analyzing it as much as just trying to answer the question.
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Derek Jeter must like pink bats.
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Halladay vs. JJ tomorrow. Should be fun.
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Okay Philsters, time for a fun series.
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I am, shall we say, not particularly confident.
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It seems like we've got the perfect matchups.

The pitching matchup nobody wants to see, the pitching matchup everybody wants to see, and then the pitching matchup that can be just as ugly as it can be pretty.
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West making an ass of himself again, getting a foul tip call wrong and insta-tossing Gardenhire.
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Peavy back tonight, bitches.

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