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Pannone has won his past two starts

in Deutsch in Medien und Literatur 26.10.2018 09:02
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HOUSTON (AP) — That new contract A.J. Hinch got from the Houston Astros also came with a huge set of expectations.“When I hired A.J. http://www.rockiesfanproshop.com/authentic-bryan-shaw-jersey , at the press conference, I said, ‘A.J.’s going to be our manager when we win the first World Series for Houston,'” general manager Jeff Luhnow said Thursday.“I’m now telling you that A.J. is going to be the manager when we win the second and hopefully the third World Series for Houston,” he said.The reigning champion Astros — and current AL West leaders — rewarded Hinch with a deal that extends his run in the dugout through the 2022 season. His contract had been set to expire after this year with a club option for 2019.Astros stars Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa, George Springer and Alex Bregman were among the players who attended the announcement at Minute Maid Park. The group sat toward the back of the room and Hinch made sure to thank them.“I wouldn’t be here and I certainly wouldn’t be getting this opportunity if it wasn’t for you,” Hinch said. “This game is about players it will always be about players and to be your manager is by far the best job I’ve ever had in baseball.”The 44-year-old Hinch guided Houston to its first crown last season. He took over in 2015 and has led the Astros to a regular-season record of 353-266 and two playoff appearances.“To be the manager of the Houston Astros means the world to me and it has since the day Jeff and Jim hired me to be here,” Hinch said. “That goes to the business ops people, baseball ops people, the people behind the scenes, the clubhouse personnel Tyler Anderson Jersey , the training staff and ultimately the players I am fortunate enough to lead.”“Who wouldn’t sign up to be the manager of the Houston Astros?” he said.The Astros led the AL West by 2 1/2 games over Oakland going into Thursday night’s home game against the Angels.“I’m not going to let these two down,” Hinch said, referring to Luhnow and Astros owner Jim Crane.The former major league catcher previously managed the Arizona Diamondbacks.Luhnow says Hinch “is aligned with the vision of our front office, has made a great connection with our players, and has earned the respect of everyone in the clubhouse.”Said Bregman: “He believes in his players and he trusts his players. Those are two things that are really the most important.” TORONTO (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays used big games by a pair of former National Leaguers to keep their American League wild-card playoff hopes alive.Austin Meadows drove in three runs, Tommy Pham had two hits and two RBIs and the Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 11-3 on Friday night.Pham also walked twice and added a sacrifice fly as Tampa Bay recovered from a tough, 9-8 loss Thursday, when the Blue Jays scored seven runs in the bottom of the ninth inning for the victory. The Rays have not lost consecutive games since Aug. 17-18 at Boston.“We’ve got a bunch of guys who are quick to forget a loss,” manager Kevin Cash said. “They bounced right back and put pressure on the defense and the pitchers right out of the gate.”Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit two home runs for the Blue Jays, and Randal Grichuk added a solo shot. Toronto has lost 10 of 14 games against Tampa Bay this season.Gurriel Jr.’s older brother, Yuli, hit two home runs for Houston on Friday night. They are the first brothers in major league history to have multihomer games on the same day.“I’m happy for him http://www.rockiesfanproshop.com/authentic-antonio-senzatela-jersey , but for me as well,” Gurriel Jr. said through a translator.The brothers will play one another for the first time as big leaguers next week when the Astros visit Toronto.“I’m very happy, but I’m also curious,” Gurriel. Jr. said. “It’s a little bit weird.”The Rays remained 6 ½-games behind Oakland in the race for the second American League wild card spot. Tampa Bay is 15-4 in September.Pham began the season with St. Louis, while Meadows started the year with the Pirates. Both were acquired in July 31 trades.Pham is batting .348 with five homers and 18 RBI in 30 games since joining the Rays.“He just has a lot of solid at-bats,” Cash said. “He hits the ball really hard.”Pham tripled for the second straight game, the second time in his career he’s done it. All five of his triples this season have come with the Rays.“When I use the whole field, it’s kind of hard to defend,” Pham said.Pham got an advance look at Meadows when they were opponents in the NL Central, and came away impressed.“I played against him earlier in the season when he was with Pittsburgh and he was on fire,” Pham said. “It seemed like we couldn’t get him out.”Promoted from Triple-A Durham on Thursday, Meadows went 3-for-3 with two singles and a double after replacing injured designated hitter Ji-Man Choi (left knee) in the sixth.“I’m honored to be a part of this team right now Chris Rusin Jersey , especially the way they’ve been rolling,” Meadows said.Diego Castillo opened for the Rays and allowed one run and one hit in one inning. Jalen Beeks (5-1) followed by allowing two runs in three innings, Adam Kolarek worked 1 2-3, Hunter Wood got one out, and Austin Pruitt pitched the final three innings for his third save.Making his sixth career start, Blue Jays right-hander Sean Reid-Foley (2-4) allowed for runs, two earned, and six hits in four-plus innings.THREE OF A KINDGurriel, who hit a game-tying homer in the ninth inning of Toronto’s win on Thursday, became the first rookie in Blue Jays history to homer in three straight at bats when he connected off Diego Castillo in the first and off Jalen Beeks in the fourth. Gurriel Jr. is the 14th Toronto player to achieve the feat, the first since Josh Donaldson on Sept. 16-17, 2017.DOUBLE DIGITSGurriel Jr.’s homers were his 10th and 11th http://www.rockiesfanproshop.com/authentic-wade-davis-jersey , giving Toronto a franchise-record 11 players with at least 10 home runs. The Yankees lead the majors with 12.GOMEZ GOES OFFAfter being ejected from Thursday’s game, Rays OF Carlos Gomez went to the clubhouse and posted several tweets criticizing the performance of home plate umpire Andy Fletcher. Gomez didn’t back down Friday, accusing Fletcher of missing “more than 30” pitches.“He’s the one that should have been thrown out last night because he’s the only one who didn’t do his job,” Gomez fumed.TRAINER’S ROOMRays: Cash said Choi’s knee buckled when he was running the bases after hitting a single in the first. Choi is not expected to start Saturday.UP NEXTRays RHP Tyler Glasnow (2-6, 4.22) faces Blue Jays LHP Thomas Pannone (3-1, 3.77) on Saturday afternoon. Glasnow allowed seven runs and five hits in 2-3 of an inning in a Sept. 5 loss at Toronto. Pannone has won his past two starts, including a Sept. 16 outing at Yankee Stadium.__

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