GameThread: Washington Nationals At New York Yankees - Game 63 or 64 of 162. + Adam Dunn's "Origin Story"

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Washington Nationals
@ New York Yankees

Wednesday, Jun 17, 2009, 7:05 PM EDT
Yankee Stadium

John Lannan vs Chien-Ming Wang

Cloudy. Game time temperature around 65.

?'s For The DC Faithful...

• Donkey + Babe = ???

• What Happened To All The HR's? Thought The New Yankee Stadium Was A Launching Pad?

• Will Zimmerman Take Chien-Ming Wang Deep Again?

• Can John Lannan Keep The Cool Hand In NYC?

• Did Anderson Hernandez Really Hit One Out Last Night?

DC Starting Lineup:

 

  1. The Guzzzz - SS
  2. Nick "Two-Spot" Johnson - 1B
  3. THE KIDS CALL HIM ZIM!! - 3B
  4. Adam Dunn - DHBD
  5. Elijah SSSSSUPER DUKESSSSS - RF
  6. Corey Patterson - CF
  7. The Bard - C
  8. TAWH - LF
  9. Anderson "HR" Hernandez - 2B
  10. (SP) John "Cool Hand" Lannan - Eating 40 Eggs.

 

LINKS:

Complete Coverage >


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Today's Starting Pitchers Start Staring After The Jump...

 

TODAY'S STARTING PITCHERS ARE GOING TO STARE AT YOU NOW...


John "Cool Hand" Lannan

#31 / Pitcher / Washington Nationals

6-4

225

L

L

Sep 27, 1984

 

'09 Stats - (3-5, 3.51 ERA) 13 GS, 77.0 IP, 78 H, 36 R, 30 ER, 31 BB, 38 K's, 1.42 WHIP, .267 BAA.

vs NYY - N/A

Origin Story - Drafted by Washington Nationals, 11th Round pick (324th overall) in 2005.



Chien-Ming Wang

#40 / Pitcher / New York Yankees

6-3

225

R

R

Mar 31, 1980

 

'09 Stats - (0-4, 14.34 ERA) 8 G, 5 GS, 1.1 IP, 45 H, 34 ER, 5 HR, 12 BB, 17 K's, 2.67 WHIP, .446 BAA.

vs DC - (0-1, 3.24 ERA) 1 GS, 1 CG, 8.1 IP, 6 HR, 3 ER, 1 HR, 2 B, 2 K's, 0.96 WHIP, .207 BAA. 

Origin Story - Signed by NYY as an amateur free agent in 2000.


Nationals vs Wang...

Ronnie Belliard - 1 for 8, .125 AVG. 

Willie Harris - 1 for 3, .333 AVG. 

Corey Patterson - 4 for 12, .333 AVG, 1 HR, 1 RBI. 

Ryan Zimmerman - 2 for 4, .500 AVG, 1 HR, 2 RBI's, 1 SB.

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