Randy Wells Can’t Catch A Break

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Randy Wells cannot catch a break. The kid goes 7 HIT LESS innings and he can’t get a win. Ridiculous. And he got his first major league hit! Congrats kid!

Chi Cubs IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Wells, R 7.0 2 2 1 0 4 1 1.69

THAT SHOULD GET YOU ONE IN THE WIN CATEGORY. So what happened?

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They happened.

Lou called to the bullpen in the 8th inning. Wells gave up a SOLO home run… solo. He was only at 83 pitches. Sooooooooo you put in Carlos Marmol. Who then (with one guy already on first) walked a guy, gets a guy to line out, than hits a guy… yup bases loaded with 1 out. Then what happens? He walks ANOTHER guy to bring in a run. Than a sac fly to score another. Next thing you know, it’s 5 to 3.

All the while Randy is sitting in the dugout watching his first big league W go down the drain.

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Then our wonderful closer is brought in to finish the game. Did I ever mention how much I dislike Kevin Gregg??

I’m watching the bottom of the ninth unfold nicely. The first guy flies out. The second guy should have struck out but it was a wild pitch so he’s on first. Okay, no big deal. Oh wait… this is Kevin Gregg we’re talking about. Next guy flies out. SWEET. 2 outs! WRONG. Next guy comes up and homers… yeah, homers. With one guy already on that ties the game at 5.

I dislike Kevin Gregg.

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Gregg’s bad day is everyday. Found that at http://www.cubby-blue.com. Love it.

We need a serious make over in the bullpen. Jim Hendry best be out there lookin’. Or else…


shakes fist.jpgNeedless to say we lost in the 12th inning.

I found this hilarious picture on http://www.cubby-blue.com.


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Zambrano is suspended 6 games for his little burst on the field and then he misses the flight to Atlanta? Come on Zambrano. Get your act together. He’s probably going to be fined and he’ll have to apologize to the team.

And all these injuries. Really guys?! I’m starting to think your faking it. Miles, Freel, Harden, Ramirez, Bradley… come on now.

And for a minute there I was scared that I might have to see Mark DeRosa in a Cardinals uniform. PHEW, I don’t think that will be happening. Or at least I hope not. I’m still mad we traded him. It was a terrible decision. I’m going to the Sox & Cleveland game with my best friend on friday. She’s a sox fan. I just want to see DeRo.

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In other news:

I made the mistake of watching I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here yesterday. I thought Dog the Bounty Hunter was supposed to be on it but I guess I was wrong. And Spencer and Heidi Pratt need to be eaten by a dragon in the jungle.

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I had the game on my kitchen tv while I watched Men Vs. Wild with Will Ferrell. It was hilarious.

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And with that I draw this entry to a close. Good night &

GO CUBS!
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4 comments

  1. braverays

    I’m a Braves fan (as I’m sure you are aware), so this game went over well with me. Not so much the next game… Gregg actually saved that one.Those images are great. Especially the Kevin Gregg “bad days” one.Brentonhttp://braverays.mlblogs.com

  2. luckylori

    Stephanie!!! I’m starting to think we were separated at birth! You can’t hide your contempt for your closer…my closer is dead to me since Saturday. I too, took Zambrano to task in my blog. And I’m cracking up because we watched the same two shows Wednesday night. The Pratts were pathetic whiners (I never knew what “The Hills” was until my sis made me watch a marathon. 3 hours of my life I can never have back, ugh!) and “Men vs. Wild” was great. Seriously, I am from Chicago. Are you Italian too? Related to any LoCoco’s? You’ve got me wondering now!
    Lori
    http://luckylori.mlblogs.com

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