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Game 3: Kyle Allows No Runs
In the third game of the World Series, a 1-0 win for Cleveland over the Cubs in Chicago, Kyle Hendricks ‘12 had something of a rocky outing, at least by his standards. Before he was pulled with the bases loaded in the fifth inning, the Indians had recorded six hits against him (he gave up only two hits in each of his two starts against the Dodgers), but no runs. Justin Grimm came in and induced an inning-ending double play, getting Kyle out of the inning with no runs. Kyle appeared somewhat tense, and he did not have his usual pinpoint control: he gave up two walks and threw 85 pitches in four and a third innings (in his previous outing against the Dodgers, he threw 88 pitches over seven and a third). In the postseason, Kyle has now pitched 17 innings without giving up an earned run.
Cleveland leads the Series 2-1. Go Cubs Go!
Addendum: The Times reports on Kyle’s range of skills:
There was nothing dicey about the Cubs’ defense, which during the regular season was rated the best in baseball according to many metrics… Hendricks helped himself twice: picking Lindor off first and making a slick scoop of Russell’s relay throw on an attempted double play in the fourth. If Hendricks had not, Lindor surely would have raced home from third.
Seems like Kyle was well schooled in the fundamentals while in Hanover. He also picked a man off first in the second game against the Dodgers.
Addendum: If Cubs manager Joe Maddon keeps to his current rotation, Kyle would pitch in Cleveland in Game 7, if there is one.
August 14, 2013
Breaking: Of Crips and Bloods and Memories of Ghetto Parties
History repeats itself, first as tragedy and then as farce, or sometimes it just repeats itself. From the New York Times on November 30, 1998: At Dartmouth College, white students at a ”ghetto party” dressed…
June 25, 2013
Dean of the College Charlotte Johnson’s War on Students Part (2/2)
Part 1, Part 2 Today’s post again recounts the events that befell the Freshman. However, the content of the Hanover Police department report reproduced in this space yesterday is supplemented by information from my own…
October 18, 2009
When Love Beckoned in 52nd Street
We were at San Francisco’s BIX last evening, enjoying prosecco, cheese, and a bit of music. A full year of inhabitation in Northern California has unraveled to me no decent venue for proper lounging, but…
October 9, 2009
D Afraid of a Little Competish
So our colleague and Dartblog writer Joe Asch informed me that the D has rejected our cunning advertising campaign. Uh-oh. The Dartmouth is widely known as a breeding ground for instant New York Times successes,…
September 4, 2009
How Regents Should Reign
As Dartmouth alumni proceed through the legal hoops necessary to defuse a Board-packing plan—which put in unhappy desuetude an historic 1891 Agreement between alumni and the College guaranteeing a half-democratically-elected Board of Trustees—it strikes one…
August 29, 2009
Election Reform Study Committee
If you are an alum of the College on the Hill, you may have received a number of e-mails of late beseeching your input for a new arm of the College’s Alumni Control Apparatus called…
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