View Full Version : 6 Weeks Left! Week 2: Aug 24-30
Last week we went 3-3 while Detroit went 3-3 and Minnesota went 5-2. That's no games lost in the standings to the division leader and 1.5 games lost to 3rd place Minnesota.
Sox 2.5 GB
Minny 4.5 GB
Sox: 4 @ Boston, 3 @ New York
Detroit: 3 @ LAA, 3 vs Tampa Bay
Minnesota: 3 vs Baltimore, 3 vs Texas
Sox: Contreras (5-11, 5.13) vs Buchholz (2-3, 3.99)
Detroit: Verlander (13-7, 3.29) vs Weaver (13-4, 3.89)
Minnesota: Tillman (1-1, 4.80) vs Baker (11-7, 4.62)
08-24-2009, 12:36 PM
Let's hope the "play to the level of competition" trend has a positive outcome this week.
08-24-2009, 12:50 PM
I've been saying all along that if the Sox are 1-3 games back on September 1st I feel confident about our chances.
Of course it would be nice if we were actually in first place instead. :redneck
08-24-2009, 02:15 PM
This is arguably the most important week of the season. If they keep pace with Detroit through this grueling stretch, then they'll have a good chance. If they sink, then it's over.
08-24-2009, 03:41 PM
Keep it positive for as long as we're in it! We all know this team isn't playing great right now, but pissin' and moanin' isn't going to do anything but give you an ulcer. Think Peavy, Dye and Konerko busting out of slumps, and anything can happen!
08-24-2009, 07:32 PM
I'll be at the game Thursday....hopefully I bring some good karma.
08-25-2009, 12:03 PM
Doesn't the Twins and Tigers have to face the Yanks and BoSox as well?
Sox lost 12-8
Detroit won 10-7
Minnesota won 2-1
White Sox vs Boston 6:05
Garcia (0-1, 10.38) vs Lester (10-7, 3.58)
Baltimore vs Minnesota 7:10
Matusz (2-2, 6.75) vs Gabino (0-0, 0.00) (5-3, 2.83 in AAA)
Detroit vs LAA 9:05
Washburn (8-7, 3.18) vs Lackey (8-6, 4.00)
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