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NICK PUNTO RUMORS & GOSSIP

Athletics Injury Update: Jed Lowrie sits again with bruised finger

 Nick Punto The Oakland A's improved to 69-43 on the season following a 3-0 shutout of the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday. Five A's pitchers scattered seven hits, with Jason Hammel picking up the win. Every A's player in the lineup had at least one hit, except for shortstop Eric Sogard, who went 0-for-1 with a walk. Sogard started in place of Jed Lowrie, who was out...
Via Sports Injury Alert
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Athletics Injury Update: Nick Punto on DL with hamstring strain

Oakland Athletics infielder Nick Punto left Saturday's game early after rounding third base in attempt to score a second run on Jed Lowrie's RBI single. Our own Jacob Fagan described the injury soon after it occurred. Now, MLB.com's Jane Lee reports that the Athletics have placed Punto on the disabled list with a strained right hamstring.Punto to the DL.— Jane Lee...
Via MLB Injury News
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Athletics Injury Update: Nick Punto exits with hamstring injury

Nick Punto of the Oakland Athletics left Saturday’s game against the Royals due to a hamstring injury, according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle. Eric Sogard pinch ran for Punto after he rounded third and grabbed his right hamstring. Sogard coming in to pinch run. Punto grabbed hamstring after getting held up at third.— Susan Slusser (@susanslusser) August 2...
Via Sports Injury Alert
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Punto's WAG compared high strike to her boobs

Nick Punto struck out on a ball that may have been a bit high. Natalie Punto tweets:Ball was higher then my boobs and not my old boobs... I might of had the same reaction as nick just a dish towel instead of a helmet :/— Natalie Punto (@MsShredderpunto) July 12, 2014Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home
Via Bob's Blitz
July 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Punto's wife has hilarious reaction to controversial call

Down a run, with two outs and a guy on third…Oakland A’s second baseman Nick Punto struck out looking to end the game Friday night against the Seattle Mariners. As you might imagine…dude was pretty upset. So upset that he and his manager Bob Melvin were both ejected. Thing is, their claim the pitch was high and out of the strike zone is probably spot on. Watch. Suffice it...
Via Hall of Very Good
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Punto Goes To Oakland And No One Cares… Or Should They

Billy, Billy, Billy, you slyest of dogs, you smuggler of young girl`s hearts, you captain of our ship. Billy Beane, the GM of the Oakland A`s has once again gone incognito, and purchased another piece of an intricate plan he and the Oaktown boys are trying to piece together. No, Billy doesn’t have an overweight assistant that forces him to watch underground minor league footage...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick Punto singles to center field, slides into first base for no reason

Say what you want about Nick Punto, but that guy can hustle. Even on singles to center field. Punto needlessly sprinted as hard as he could and slid into first base after getting a base hit to centerfield during last night’s game against the Diamondbacks. Some guys just really want it, man. The post Nick Punto singles to center field, slides into first base for no reason appeared...
Via The Nosebleeds
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss
IT'S ALWAYS SUNNY IN L.A.

Danny DeVito celebrates win with Nick Punto

Nick Punto gave Danny DeVito a small-sized Dodgers jersey with his name and No.7 on the back before Monday's game against the Mets. So what does The Shredder do — he goes out and hits his fifth home run of the season to help lead his team to a 4-2 victory over the visitors. After his eighth-inning solo shot, Punto walked over to high-five his biggest fan next to the dugout...
Via The Other Paper
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox show more suspect management with Kevin Youkilis trade

Months ago I talked about the possibility of Kevin Youkilis being traded.  It was a move that the team should have made in the offseason when such things are easier to explain and easier to bear.  Losing a guy like Youk is never easy; he has more fire and determination than any ten guys in the league.  But this isn’t the Joe Morgan baseball league.  One can only go so far on...
Via isportsweb.com
June 25, 2012  |  3 Comments

Your Morning Dump...where Punto has an alter ego named "The Shredder".

Every morning, we compile the links of the day and dump them here... highlighting the big storyline. Because there's nothing quite as satisfying as a good morning dump. Two seasons ago, when the Minnesota Twins clinched the American League Central title, infielder Nick Punto was celebrating with teammates when his wife, Natalie, accidentally ripped his shirt, sending...
Via Ted's Army
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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