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Yovani Gallardo (credits below) _ Hitters to Start Adam LaRoche |Washington Nationals| (94.6%) – Adam LaRoche has the pleasure of facing three of the weakest pitching staffs in baseball this week all at home. First he faces San Diego. Against the two San Diego starters LaRoche is hitting .500 with half of his hits going for extra bases. After San Diego, LaRoche will take on the Pirates at home. In 85 career at-bats against the Pirates LaRoche is hitting.341 with a .429 OBP. Half of those hits have gone for extra bases as well. LaRoche will cap the week and face the Baltimore Orioles. Against the Orioles during his career LaRoche is hitting .375 through 40 at-bats. Denard Span |Minnesota Twins| (33.4%) – Denard Span could be a steal from the waiver wire for this week. He has great split numbers against the pitchers he’ll be facing which could lead to more stolen bases for the speedster. He starts off the week at home against the Indians facing Gomez and Lowe. A...
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Take away Brewers pitcher Yovani Gallardo's two performances against the Cardinals this season, and the potential ace looks the part in the Milwaukee rotation.
Against non-St. Louis teams, Gallardo has yet to give up more than three runs in a start, and even that's only happened once -- against San Diego on May 2.
And on Monday, Gallardo continued that kind of dominance...
Milwaukee is coming off of a loss, but an overall series victory of the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park and now embark on one of the strangest roadtrips of the season as they play two in New York against the Mets and then two in Houston against the Astros. Just like the series this preview will be short and sweet.Team Standings: Milwaukee: 15-19 (4th in NL Central - 5GB)Mets: 19-15...
The New York Mets bounced back after blowing a game Sunday in Miami when they defeated the Milwaukee Brewers by a score of 3-1 Monday night at Citi Field. Game two of this quick two-game series is set for tonight at 7:10 p.m. You can always get more details and more Free MLB picks over at SBRForum.com but for now let’s continue this exclusive coverage and analysis of the Mets...
NEW YORK -- The New York Mets didn't just literally squeeze out an important run against stingy Milwaukee Brewers starter Yovani Gallardo. They also kept the Brewers from doing the same against winning pitcher Miguel Batista. The starters dueled so effectively in the Mets' 3-1 win Monday night that both teams attempted one-out suicide squeeze plays with the bottom of their...
The New York Mets (19-15) begin a short two game series with the Milwaukee Brewers (15-19) tonight at 7:10 PM at Citi Field.
Monday lineup vs. Milwaukee: Torres-CF, Nieuwenhuis-LF, Wright-3B, Duda-RF, Murphy-2B, Davis-1B, Cedeno-SS, Nickeas-C, Batista-RHP
— New York Mets (@Mets) May 14, 2012
Lineup vs Mets: Morgan CF, Lucroy C, Braun LF, Ramirez 3B, Hart RF, Green...