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Houston Astros Outright Philip Humber To Oklahoma

The Houston Astros have outrighted right-handed pitcher Philip Humber to their Triple-A Oklahoma City minor league affiliate. Humber has yet to accept the outright and could decide to try his chances on the open market. The post Houston Astros Outright Philip Humber To Oklahoma appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL News | MLB News | NBA News | NHL News | Fantasy |.
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May 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Philip Humber hates...dolphins?

Houston Astros pitcher Philip Humber recently told a story that explained how an experience during his youth caused him to not be the biggest fan of dolphins.

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February 28, 2013  |  6 Comments

Humber joins Astros pitching staff

The Houston Astros have claimed Philip Humber off waivers from the Chicago White Sox and agreed to a one-year contract with the pitcher who threw a perfect game last season. Humber gets an $800,000 salary next year. There is a club option for $3 million in 2014 with a $50,000 buyout. The 29-year-old Humber pitched a perfect game in a 4-0 win over the Seattle Mariners last April...
Via Fox Sports
November 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Chicago White Sox: Trade Rumors

As this season approaches the All-Star break, fans of the Chicago White Sox are wondering if Kenny Williams has any more tricks up his sleeve. The GM has already made an impressive move when he acquired Kevin Youkilis from the Red Sox for Brent Lillibridge and Zach Stewart. The move put Youkilis at third base, a position the Sox have had trouble with so far this year. It also opened...
July 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Softball pitcher K's every batter

Andrea Chiaradio, a high school softball player from Stonington, Conn., struck out all 21 batters she faced in an unbelievable perfect game performance.

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April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Philip Humber: Not A Fluke

Over the weekend, Philip Humber had the game of his life, throwing the 21st perfect game in baseball history against the Seattle Mariners. While the Mariners have a lousy offense and Safeco Field is a fantastic place to pitch, those factors shouldn’t diminish what Humber accomplished. A lot of good pitchers have faced a lot of lousy offenses over the years, and only 20 men before...
Via Fangraphs
April 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Philip Humber called pregnant wife after throwing perfect game.

When Philip Humber was finished throwing the 21st perfect game in Major League Baseball history he called his nine month pregnant wife to make sure she didn’t go into labor from all the commotion. Please click the link below to read the rest of this story and watch video analysis on Humber's perfect game.
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April 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Philip Humber Almost Pitched Game 163 For Mets

Congrats to Philip Humber who pitched the 21st perfect game in MLB history. The former Met is more known here for his meltdown against Washington when he blew a 5-0 lead  in Game 158 during the collapse in September of 2007. After years of injuries and poor performance, Humber put up a very solid 2011 with the White Sox when he went 9-9 with a 3.75 ERA. Humber took a no-hitter...

Philip Humber's Likely Next Start Would Be Against Red Sox on Thursday

Philip Humber pitched the 21st perfect game in the history of Major League Baseball on Saturday, and on Thursday, the Red Sox will likely get to face him in Chicago. The Red Sox, 4-10 on the season after blowing a 9-0 lead to the Yankees on Saturday, travel to Minnesota on Monday and Chicago on Thursday. If Humber pitches on five days' rest, he would host the Red Sox at U.S....
April 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Controversial last out of Humber's perfect game

Philip Humber of the Chicago White Sox threw a perfect game against the Seattle Mariners this afternoon. Check out the video below of the last strike and out of the game. The umpire, Brian Runge, called the batter, Brendan Ryan, out when Ryan tried to check his swing on a 3-2 count. Judge for yourself if the umpire made the right call. The perfect game would have been ruined if Ryan...
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April 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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