Morning Bits: Granderson, SWB Yanks, Staten Island Yanks, Tampa Yanks Almonte

Nice outing by Garcia off the DL and a nice bomb by Swisher.   Off to Boston now should be an interesting series.

Here are your morning links…

* Granderson having a stunning statistical year.

* SWB Yankees split pair and keep their playoff hopes alive.

* Staten Island won both their games of the double header yesterday.

* Tampa’s Almonte extends hitting streak to 30 games.

 

AL EAST STANDINGS

EAST W L PCT GB HOME ROAD RS RA DIFF STRK L10
Boston 82 51 .617 - 40-25 42-26 718 555 +163 Won 2 7-3
NY Yankees 80 52 .606 1.5 41-26 39-26 722 527 +195 Won 2 5-5
Tampa Bay 73 60 .549 9 35-31 38-29 571 508 +63 Lost 1 6-4
Toronto 67 67 .500 15.5 33-34 34-33 622 617 +5 Won 1 3-7
Baltimore 53 79 .402 28.5 31-37 22-42 561 688 -127 Lost 2 6-4
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Posted on August 30, 2011, in Notes & Links and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Excellent job by SI to win both games of the doubleheader! Mason Williams became the all-time single season hits leader last night and he has a promising future in the Major Leagues.

  2. I can see that as a possibility. The kid gets on base every single time!

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