Friday, October 31, 2008

the night when ghosts and goblins go nutsy coocoo

its the night when little runts go door to door for free candy. also the time where i can hide from them. hopefully not rotten teeth, but the sugar rush can make one nutsy coocoo.

Wednesday, October 29, 2008

philadelphia phillies world series champions

the phillies have just won the world series with a 4-3 win over the rays. brad lidge got the final out by strike out. the phillies second ever world series and first since 1980. steve carlton got the win and tug mcgraw got the save in 1980. cole hamels won world series mvp and won a 2010 chevy camero.

Tuesday, October 28, 2008

the finish of game 5 moved to wednesday

with the rain not letting up in philly, game 5 will now be concluded on wednesday. game 6, originally scheduled for wednesday will now be thursday, and game 7 will now be on halloween night.the game will continue in the bottom of the 6th with the score tied at two and the phillies batting.

Monday, October 27, 2008

game 5 suspended due to rain

game 5 was suspended with the rays and phillies tied at two going into the bottom of the 6th. weather permitting, the game would be resumed tomorrow at 6pm with the phillies coming to bat in the 6th. first ever world series game to be suspended to rain.

Sunday, October 26, 2008

phillies win game four big time

the phillies bats woke up and beat tampa bay 10-2 behind 4 home runs inclidung the starting pitcher joe blandon (ryan howard with 2 and jason werth with the other). the phillies can wrap up the series tomorrow night in philadelphia.

Saturday, October 25, 2008

phillies take game three and a busy night in hockey

after an hour and a half rain delay the phillies win game 3 5-4 after a crazy 9th inning that had to be seen to believe. this one took 3 hours 41 mins. the phillies are up 2-1 in the series. game four is tomorrow night in philadelphia.

meanwhile ALL 30 teams were in action tonight. a busy night all around.

Thursday, October 23, 2008

tampa bay takes game two

the rays win game two 4-2 and evens the series at one. james shields gets the win and brett myers gets the loss. game 3 is saturday in philadelphia.

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

world series game one

the phillies win game one 3-2. cole hamels gets the win, scott kazmir gets the loss and brad lidge gets the save in a well pitched game. last world series win by the phillies was 15 years ago tonight in a 2-0 win over toronto. curt schilling got the win in that one.

Sunday, October 19, 2008

rays world series bound

the tampa bay rays are going to the world series with a 3-1 win over the boston redsox. their first trip in their first postseason appearance. they will face the philadelphia phillies starting wednesday night in tampa bay. matt garza wins a.l.c.s. mvp

Saturday, October 18, 2008

red sox do it again

the red sox win game 6 4-2 to force a 7th game tomorrow night in tampa bay. two key two out hits sealed it - a jason varitek homer and a david ortiz rbi base hit. the winner of game seven tomorrow night goes to the world series.

Thursday, October 16, 2008

can you believe this one at fenway?

tampa bay HAD a 7 run lead - and lost 8-7. j.d. drew hit the game winninh base hit for the red sox who scored 4 in the 7th (helped by david ortiz 3 run homer) and a 3 run 8th helped by drew's two run homer. so we go back to tampa bay and game 6 saturday night. tampa bay still leads 3 games to 2. this series isn't over yet.

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

phillies in world series

the philadelphia phillies are in a world series with a 5-1 win in game five and a four games to one series win. they will face either tampa bay or boston. cole hamels won the national league mvp.

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

election night and rays stranglehold on red sox

its election night and by looks of the results so far and by projections the conservatives will have a minority government. 155 seats to get majority and they have 145 at the moment. eeek (in a comical way)

meanwhile in boston, the rays are killing the red sox 13-2 in the 8th inning. theyre likely going up 3-1 in the series.

update: tampa bay 13 boston 4. rays are up 3 games to 1 and can go to the world series thursday night in boston

Monday, October 13, 2008

tampa routs boston, phillies take command on dodgers

the tampa bay rays are up two games to one in the series with a 9-1 thrashing of the red sox. the rays roughed up boston starter john lester. game 4 in boston tomorrow.

meanwhile the phillies are one game away from a trip to the world series with a 7-5 win over the dodgers. the phils can wrap it up thursday night in los angeles

Sunday, October 12, 2008

dodgers win game 3, oilers open 30th season with win

the l.a. dodgers just won game three with a 7-2 win to make this a series. the phillies still lead two games to one. game four in l.a. tomorrow.

meanwhile the oilers open their 30th season with a 3-2 win over colorado at rexall place. ugly win for the oilers. they were outplayed, but still won. they played in their vintage 1980's uniforms which was cool.

Saturday, October 11, 2008

bank of america 500 and slugfest in tampa bay

jeff burton won in charlotte tonight. he also gained on points leader jimmie johnson who finished 6th. carl edwards had an ignition problem and finished 33rd and fell back in the points. burton trails by 69 pts.

meanwhile in tampa bay the red sox and rays are in a slugfest. theyre going to the ninth inning tied at eight. update in a bit

update: tampa bay 9 boston 8 in 11 innings. a game that took over 5 and a half hours to complete

Friday, October 10, 2008

phillies take game two

the phillies are now up two games to none with an 8-5 win over the dodgers a four run second and a four run third would do it. game three is sunday in los angeles. coming up is the red sox at the rays.

update: red sox 2 rays 0. a well pitched ball game tonight. game 2 tomorrow in tampa bay

Thursday, October 09, 2008

phillies take game one

the phillies draw first blood in the N.L.C.S. by winning game one 3-2. it was a good game tonight. game 2 tomorrow afternoon in philadelphia.

Monday, October 06, 2008

rays move on, angels @ red sox next

the tampa bay rays are in the american league championship series with a 6-2 win over the white sox and 3 games to one series win. they will face the red sox or angels. that game starts in 15 minutes.

update: red sox 3 angels 2. red sox win series 3-1 and will face tampa bay in the a.l.c.s. beginning on the 10th

Sunday, October 05, 2008

sunday mayhem on the track, at the ballpark and on the football field

right now the amp energy 500 is running and are almost halfway and we already had a mini big one with 9 cars involved. kyle busch currently leads. update later.

the philadlephia phillies are in the n.l.c.s against the los angeles dodgers with a 6-2 win over milwaukee brewers. the rays and white sox are up next and the red sox and angels are tonight. updates later.

to top it off its the usual sunday afternoon nfl action. the morning games are dont and the 2pm games are underway. scores on http://www.nfl.com/.

update 1: tony stewart has on the amp energy 500. a great finish on an insane day. there was a 10 car crash with 14 to go and took out most of the chase contenders. i think jimmie johnson has the points lead still. anyways next race saturday night in charlotte.

update 2: white sox 5 rays 3. rays lead series 2-1. game 4 tomorrow in chicago.

update 3: angels 5 red sox 4 (12 innings) red sox lead series 2-1. game 4 tomorrow in boston

Saturday, October 04, 2008

brewers stay alive, cubs and dodgers underway

the milwaukee brewers stay alive another night with a 4-1 win over philadelphia at miller park in milwaukee. game four is tomorrow in milwaukee. meanwhile through an inning anda half, the dodgers lead the cubs 2-0. update later.

update: dodgers 3 cubs 1. dodgers win series 3-0. off to the national league championship series against either milwaukee or philadelphia

Friday, October 03, 2008

rays up two, redsox vs angels coming up

the tampa bay rays are up two games with a 6-2 win over the white sox. they are one win from the american league championship series. game 3 is saturday. meanwhile the red sox and angels are about to start. update later.

update: red sox 7 angels 5. boston leads series 2-0. game 3 sunday night.

Thursday, October 02, 2008

october baseball night two

two day games today. the tampa bay rays win their first ever playoff game with a 6-4 win over the chicago white sox. game two tomorrow. they are up one game to none. the phillies beat the brewers 5-2 to go up 2-0 in the series. game 3 on saturday. right now the dodgers lead the cubs 5-0 after two innings. update on that later.

update: dodgers 10 cubs 3. dodgers lead series 2-0. game three in los angeles saturday

Wednesday, October 01, 2008

mlb playoffs begin

october baseball began this afternoon in philadelphia with the phillies winnin 3-1 over milwaukee. right now the dodgers lead the cubs 7-2 in the top of 9 in their series opener. the angels and redsox start at 8pm in l.a. by the way the white sox beat detroit on monday and the twins yesterday and face tampa bay starting tomorrow.

update: dodgers 7 cubs 2. dodgers lead series 1-0
update 2: red sox 4 angels 1. boston leads 1-0