The "AS REAL AS IT GETS" simulation baseball league is a unique format that allows any and all to get involved in the replay of baseball history. This is a STOCK team only league using actual game day lineups and rosters. Our goal is to simulate MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL of the past throughout baseball history.
Sunday, February 15, 2015
BRAVES DERAIL EXPOS
The Atlanta Braves continue their winning ways taking their second consecutive series by defeating the Montreal Expos two games in the three game series.
GAME 1: ATLANTA 5 MONTREAL 2
WP: Boggs (2-1), S: Hrabosky (2)
LP: Lee (2-1)
Wade Boggs pitched seven
strong innings, allowing one earned run on two hits, enroute to his
second win of the year. Boggs' excellent outing was supported by a 12
hit Atlanta attack led by Jerry Royster's three hits. Chris Chambliss
and Jeff Burroughs chipped in with two hits each. Brian Asseistine had
two RBI and Larvel Blanks hit his first home run of the year.
GAME 2:ATLANTA 8 MONTREAL 3
WP: NIEKRO (4-1)
LP: GRIMSLEY (0-1)
The Atlanta Braves battered five Expo
pitchers for 8 runs and 17 hits while Phil Niekro pitched a complete
game for his fourth victory. The Braves scored in each of the first six
innings chasing starter Ross Grimsley after just 3.1 innings. The Braves
attach was led by Jerry Royster's 4 hits and 3 RBI. Dale Murphy (
double, home run(4) , 2RBI) and Luis Gomes added 3 hits apiece. Jeff
Burroughs also added his first home run of the year.
Warren Cromarte and Ron LeFlore homered for the Expos. Ellis Valentine added 2 hits, including a double.
GAME 3: MONTREAL 5 ATLANTA 4 WP: SANDERSON (2-2) S: FRYMAN (2) LP: McWILLIAMS (0-1)
The Montreal Expos rallied from a 4-0 deficit with 3 runs in the 6th
inning and 2 runs in the 7th inning to salvage game three. The Expos
attack was led by Ellis Valentine's 3 hits and 3 RBI. It was Valentine's
(4) 7th inning, 2 run homer which put the Expos ahead for good.
The Braves were led by Dale Murphy's 3 hits and back up catcher Joe Nolan's 2 hits. Jeff Burroughs (2) homered and had 2 RBI.