Yanks don’t win 1-0 behind Hughes’ complete game


So what if the game only lasted 1.5 innings? This is what we’re talkin’ about with Hughes. He can shorten games.

Update: The Baseball Gods did not take kindly to my joke. The game is back on with Kei Igawa on the mound. The Yanks lead 2-0. For now.

Update: Scott Patterson goes 1, Kei Igawa goes 2 and Billy Traber goes 1 before rain ends the game. It’s a perfect game though. Yanks win 2-0.

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  • RollingWave

    it’s not just a complete game shutout… its a PERFECT GAME!!! :P

  • Mike R.

    The baseball gods do not want Hughes to get his No-hitter/Perfect game. If it’s not a hamstring it’s rain.

  • Ivan

    Interesting to hear where his velocity was and how his breaking ball was.

    I also like the fact that albeit it is ST and it is only one inning but he did get some ground balls.

  • rbizzler

    Howdy folks,
    The game is back on. The one catch is that it is Igawa time…

  • J.R.

    Traber is looking like he might have been a steal. He did strike out the side for a save. Granted his carreer ERA isnt pretty, he does have a tremendous ceiling.

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  • Manimal

    Damn, Traber… 3 k’s

  • RollingWave

    and the last K is on Frank Thomas too !