Thursday was a successful day. A walk-off by Cody Ross brought that pick home. And when
you pick the Yankees to lose and they do, that is pretty good picking. The only three that
were incorrect came from the Game of Attrition between the Astros and the Padres where
one run scored would win the game. The wrong team did. And Gio Gonzalez seriously let
this picker down with a big crooked number yesterday. But at least R.A. Dickey improved
his record to 13-1 doing so. The other incorrect pick was the Cubs beating the Marlins. That
is the kind of season the Marlins are having.
Back to a full schedule today. Alas, there are no day games today after lots of them the last
two days. And far too many of the games are on the Left Coast. That is great for those folks
that live out there, but hell on East Coast writers. Today's picks:
The Nationals over the Braves: Good match up of Stephen Strasburg versus Tommy
Hanson. The Braves are the kind of team that can give Strasbu...