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Best single (real) game by a pitcher?

While thinking about what Ohtani might be able to accomplish, I thought back to perhaps the singe best overall single game performance by a pitcher: June 23, 1971 Phillies vs. Reds Rick Wise pi.. Read More...

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rules ?

The Mariners beat the rays today on a walk off grand slam with 2 outs in the 10th inning. I noticed the guy on 3rd missed the plate but went back and touched it. If he had failed to do that and the ra.. Read More...

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What happened to this team ?

I'm watching the Dodgers beat up on the DBacks (7-0 in the 4th) after spanking them last night. Bueller almost no-hit them last night also !! This used to be one of the best franchises in the NL and n.. Read More...

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Goose unhittable

6/20 gpsman Random Chatter 2

In my random players league, Gossage is lighting it up with a 0.029 ERA. 2 runs in 55 games, covering 60 innings. Anyone else have a RP with an ERA that low? Read More...

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Send the RIGHT message

https://nypost.com/2021/06/20/joey-votto-apologizes-to-tearful-young-reds-fan-for-ejection/ Sometimes we affect others with our behaviors, often without realizing. Kids are the future of The Game... Read More...

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Lineup changes

Why are my lineups all changed Read More...

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Lou Gehrig

There has been many bad (mostly) movies made about Babe Ruth , yet only one starring Gary Cooper , Pride of the Yankees , which was great. Maybe it's time a remake is done. Who would be the actor to p.. Read More...

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Spin Doctors & Rx's

“It [spin] is not everything. You can pitch well without high [spin rates].” -Gerrit Cole https://nypost.com/2021/06/17/yankees-gerrit-cole-pitching-differently-in-new-mlb-reality/ Let's get bac.. Read More...

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Colorado Rockies Open

6/16 bravo03 Random Chatter 0

MLB Legendary is a real life progression league, no contracts. Players start with the team they started with in real life, keep them as long as you like. Colorado Rockies are available, we are earl.. Read More...

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If my team had a biography...

...it would be titled "hit weakly on the ground to Knoblauch" 😂 Read More...

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Negro Leagues

Stats are now listed on BBREF , altho they may be a little incomplete. Read More...

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Vlad Guerrero

6/15 plpl512 Random Chatter 4

I was lucky enough to see Vlad Guerrero senior play here in Montreal, by far the best hitter weve seen here in Montreal. Vlad Jr. is now starting to fill the promises they put on him in Toronto. .. Read More...

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Progression Keague

First of all being an ex stratomatic player I absolutely love the site. Joined a few auto leagues as well as a custom league or two . Recently I joined a league called 1954. It is a progression leag.. Read More...

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Dead Sandboxes

Hello there🙂 I was hoping to find an empty sandbox that a PC user isn't utilizing so that I could play around. Thanks! Read More...

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Heartbreaking Choke

Game 160, everything on the line... https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=a3448e88-d08e-478a-aee8-d6589b5b2ec8&lgid=881 Trivino comes up in the UN-CLUTCH! Read More...

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Stat of the year

Jacob DeGrom has 5 rbi for the season , but only 4 er !!! Read More...

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Just goes to show...

... that pitching is STILL the name of the game here on PC! Loaded up on SPs for this Boston build, and had to get value on offense, defense, and in the bullpen wherever I possibly could, and it pa.. Read More...

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baseball & vets

https://blogs.va.gov/VAntage/89394/root-root-root-veterans-look-baseballs-role-early-va-history/?utm_source=VRlink&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=VetResources Before launch angles and spin rates... Read More...

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Oh, boy...

https://nypost.com/2021/06/10/will-middlebrooks-adds-395m-wrinkle-to-pete-alonso-theory/ It's not looking good for MLB right now on the field or off. Read More...

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I'm back (again)

It's been a hectic few weeks Not much time for games when you're on several missions. Big shout out to the owners when kept me afloat. I appreciate it fellas! I'm going through teams tonight and f.. Read More...

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Line up question

https://www.pennantchase.com/lgTeamLineup.aspx?tid=395-12&lgid=395 I have Nelson Cruz who is listed as DH/1B playing 1st base - he has no fielding percentage, how do I know how he will field?? .. Read More...

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scoring question

Question in today’s SF -Tex game Tyler Rogers came into the game with the Giants up 2-1 in the bottom of the ninth- he gave up a run- so blown Save. In the 10 he came in up a run again and again gav.. Read More...

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A sad situation

2 players hit Home runs yesterday one in MLB and another in Double A ball and were called out for missing a Base, 1 missed 1st base, the other was called a Triple because the ump said he never steppe.. Read More...

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Winning in the play offs

does it hurt if you change your starting pitching rotation after the play offs have started i am very bad in the play offs sometimes i like to switch in number 2 and 4 around Read More...

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Mike Marshall

I just noticed that former Expos and Dodgers reliever Dr. Mike Marshall passed away couple days ago. He won th Cy Young in the NL in 1974 with the dodgers. His stat line was unreal.... 106 Games.. Read More...

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wish list

I know this has probably been mentioned. And maybe its only me. If so, so be it. I would like to see a cap on the number of duplicate franchises there can be in favorite team auto leagues. I am in.. Read More...

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What's worse?

That toenail fungus ad or the video player showing Aaron Boone's sour puss... Read More...

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Funny msg board story

It's nice to see that gbacci has done a good job in cleaning up the msg boards of late , but here's a funny story of how sometimes it can go to far. I play an online golf game on facebook and belong t.. Read More...

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Hisashi Iwakuma PERFECT GAME

6/4 ayj88 Random Chatter 4

Hisashi Iwakuma just threw a 10 inning PERFECT GAME for me!!! https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=95F27790-940F-4667-8D5C-37DA57D4B3DE&lgid=39 Read More...

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when you have a bad bullpen

https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=4067CF33-C83F-4532-9255-E03921A246B1&lgid=1344 ray only allowed 2 ER Read More...

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Want a Challenge?

League 1461 Random Players - 3 slots left daily draft no keepers - some really good owners for an Auto League. Think you are good? Prove it and please no auto or filler lets get 3 more who are.. Read More...

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Gonna brag a Bit...

https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=f5b22b9c-0cbd-4bf5-8f41-60a09c0f135c&lgid=1155 That's GM 7 of a hard-fought series between an upstart Phillies team( 83 wins!) that ALMOST ups.. Read More...

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Power Index

Under the stats tab one can access the Power Ranking of a particular league. Teams are ranked according to the "power index". What is the formula for that rating? Or rather, how is the power index det.. Read More...

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Fire

This may have been asked and answered before, but I had a few questions about FIRE. 1) is the only way to tell if someone was on fire to watch the game replay, and look for the little flames thing.. Read More...

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2 Million

https://www.mlb.com/news/2-million-runs-scored-in-mlb - The Sheik Read More...

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Possible record?

First time I can remember having a player hit 3 triples in a game. Has anyone had any player hit 3 or more? The player for me was believe or not, Jimmie Foxx! Read More...

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Our poor Reds

The Reds are a total mess. Senzel is hurt, Votto could be a trade piece but he’s hurt (and overpaid) Winker and Castellanos could bring some future. Just a total mess. They were blanked today against .. Read More...

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Trivia Question

2 players named after days of the week - may be more than 2 2 players named after Holidays _ Matt Holiday does not count 15 players named after possible foods Read More...

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First career start !

5/27 plpl512 Random Chatter 1

Out of pitchers, Blue Jays brought up Alek Manoah, a 23 year old with only 35 innings pitched in the minors. He started the first game of a double header vs the Yankees today... He walked the f.. Read More...

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Twins looking good in '65

5/27 GusPC13 Random Chatter 3

Currently watching all the World Series games from 1965. I'm in the middle of Game 2 right now. Twins won game 1 by an 8-2 score over the hapless Dodgers and Don Drysdale. In the 4th Inning of Game 2,.. Read More...

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Báez/Pirates

5/27 htennis Random Chatter 10

Enjoy. https://twitter.com/Cubs/status/1397965478027530246 Read More...

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Speed Rating

Do all players with the same speed rating have the same speed? Or maybe another way to put it, do all players with the same speed rating have the same chance to steal a base? Are there other attribute.. Read More...

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The 813

great story comes out today. After my wife and I were at the Trop last night to see our Royals end the Rays 11 game win streak. New Era Caps came out with new caps with area codes on the hats of tha.. Read More...

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Joe West sets record !!

https://www.msn.com/en-us/sports/mlb/what-did-you-expect-joe-west-booed-as-he-sets-record-with-his-5376th-game-as-an-umpire/ar-AAKnJq2 Of course he got booed 😎 - The Sheik Read More...

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Too many teams?

One of my more noteworthy screw-ups. Even though I pretty much have 50 teams going all the time, I'm pretty good about making sure they're all set up properly and I monitor them pretty closely through.. Read More...

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Fav Teams award sweep

Just out of curiosity, how many of you guys have done this, winning not only the league title but also sweeping both the MVP and Cy Young awards as well? https://www.pennantchase.com/lgHistory.aspx.. Read More...

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Manager for 587 ATG

5/24 deano9 Random Chatter 0

Manager of the Vikings, we need you in ATG 587. YOur team is available. .........................................................e Read More...

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non shutout ,no hitter

https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=425d6525-bdc1-4749-83d5-0247adb63d69&lgid=1580 Pete Falcone...lol Read More...

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Interesting fact

Last night the Mariners Jose Godoy became the 20,000 player in major league history. The Mariners have an announcer named Aaron Goldsmith whose great great great uncle was Wally Goldsmith , the 1st pl.. Read More...

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Year of the pitcher

Saw this on ESPN . Last night's game between the Yankees and WhiteSox was the first game in the modern era (post 1900) where both starting pitchers struck out 10 or more , walked none , and allowed 0 .. Read More...

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Really?? C'mon

https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=e86572da-6431-472a-95c4-0ae95566b2a2&lgid=774 This is so stupid, leadoff batter of a game doubles and is immediately forced out at 3B on a bun.. Read More...

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extra inning rule question

Hi- can someone please tell me (in real-life baseball)... in extra innings, if the "automatic" runner on 2nd base at the start of the inning scores, how does that factor into other stats- i.e. if B.. Read More...

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New Ball

5/20 ayj88 Random Chatter 1

I'm sure we've all heard about the MLB changing the balls to reduce homer number, but this season we've seen a drastic change as through just a fourth of the season we have 6 no hitters, the record is.. Read More...

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New default logo

5/20 Bhgray Random Chatter 5

So... about that football that shows up in the new default team logo..... Read More...

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First Perfecto

https://www.pennantchase.com/lgHome.aspx?lgid=433 In the playoffs, makes that much sweeter. Team had a perfect game ruined earlier this season on an error by the catcher. Otherwise, this tea.. Read More...

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Hi

Hi how is everyone during Read More...

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Worst Team Ever

5/15 ayj88 Random Chatter 13

A while back I made a board post about the worst team I had ever seen, well, I've found a team that rivals it. https://www.pennantchase.com/lgTeam.aspx?lgid=39&tid=39-12 Read More...

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On 2nd thought...

The trade the mariners made with the mets looked ridiculous at the time but now looks like the m's got the best of it in Kelenic . Homer and 2 doubles tonight , could make a run for roy. Read More...

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Scoring Question

https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=8441E7E6-A8A8-4B8E-9637-D32CE6271CA6&lgid=1461 In the game above why doesn't Gardner get an RBI - Leadoff man Triples, he grounds to 2B who b.. Read More...

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Perfecto!

9,279 Pennant Chase games for me and finally my 1st perfect game! Read More...

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Your favorite manager ever?

5/12 plpl512 Random Chatter 42

As time goes fast quickly. Felipe Alou already turned 86 years old today. I was wondering who are your favorite all time baseball managers. Some of them comes by, without ever getting noticed, a.. Read More...

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Question

I should know this by now but, if under bunt with fast runners, does that mean the speed you select as fast runners or any runner with speed of 6 or higher? Read More...

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All-Star Game No-Hitter

5/11 GusPC13 Random Chatter 1

Wow! I just Simmed/Managed the All-Star Game in my All-Twins League. These are all Major League players using their best season (so far) up to 1978. The West All-Stars beat the East All-Stars 1-0 on a.. Read More...

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Survey

Anyone who sees this please respond! WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE TEAM? Mine is the Blue Jays Read More...

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Tatis KILLING!

Fernando Tatis Jr is killing the baseball lately and here are his season stats they will literlly blow your mind! 96 Ab 23 Hits 9 HR .240 Avg. 23 Runs 14 RBI and 7 SB! Read More...

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That's a suprise!

Please tell me did anyone see that coming! Jhon Means and Wade Miley earned player of the week! Miley hasn't been a big name since he played for the Astros and Means has been terrible the past few sea.. Read More...

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Nice Matzek!

Tyler Matzek for the Atlanta Braves made a beautiful no look snag for a double play you should watch it! Read More...

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Roark to Atlanta?

Some of my sources say that Tanner Roark and the Atlanta Braves have a deal can someone tell me if that's true cause if it is I think that's a terrible place for him the braves already have M.Soroka, .. Read More...

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Smokin Hader

Josh Hader became the fastest to 400 k! This happened May 8th. I mean it makes sense because hader can paint the edges with a 101 mph fastball. It's like he is a superhero or something! Read More...

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Degrom out?

Looks like Jacob Degrom is gonna be out again Read More...

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Nolan Ryan Being Nolan Ryan

5/9 ayj88 Random Chatter 0

No no alert for Nolan Ryan, light work for him. https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=8B504BE0-D542-473A-9995-6DC11EE32650&lgid=1273 Read More...

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Dusitn May added to Tommy John list

I saw Dustin May pitch early this season, and I was quite impress... I was also wondering how he could hold up these un-hittable sinkers with such velocity... And then boom...came in as no surp.. Read More...

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29 Down, 1 to Go

https://www.pennantchase.com/lgTeam.aspx?lgid=1448&tid=1448-12 The Milwaukee Brew Crew Riot win the World Series leaving ol' Jay with ONLY Kansas City remaining. I will have completed all 30 Fave T.. Read More...

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Perfect game ?

A pitcher has a perfect game thru 9 , but his team doesnt score. The manager sends him out for the 10th. Does the inning starting with a guy on 2nd ruin it ? I know it will still be a no hitter. Ther.. Read More...

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T C B

There has been a lot of talk lately about how to deal with throwing at batters. I think you should look at the NHL as to how to deal with it. Last nights wash rangers game showed it, 6 fights in 5 min.. Read More...

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Wild (pitch) Walk Off 18 innings

5/6 ehwhy Random Chatter 1

Blue Jays with a walk off 1-0 win, in 18 innings, on a bases loaded wild pitch. https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=bff88bf7-39bb-4f76-a331-8f4229de7f97&lgid=862 Read More...

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Classic Rewind Opening

We have one opening, Kansas City. Real progression league, no contracts. Headed into the 1996 season. Message me for an invite Read More...

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Weird no hitter trivia today

John Means just became the first person ever to throw a no-hitter with no walks, errors, or HBPs that was *not* a perfect game. The only base runner reached on a wild pitch on a strikeout (which I thi.. Read More...

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Enough for a Team!

A great day for baseball as a woman from Mali gives birth to nonuplets - that's NINE babies, enough to field a team once they're old enough to run, throw, catch, and hit. Now, what should she name the.. Read More...

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Crazy

5/4 ayj88 Random Chatter 0

Auto League, Marco Estrada, 6 starts 35 innings (almost 6 per start) and doesn't have a decision in ANY of them despite his ERA being very low thus far. https://www.pennantchase.com/lgPlayerCard.as.. Read More...

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Had to share

Decided to ask my wife a baseball question when I saw a guy wearing an Oakland A’s hat on a show we were watching. I asked her if she knew what the A was short for. She said “A$$holes?” She’s the best.. Read More...

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Newbie advice

Any advice for a newbie to this game? My team was playing .580 ball for the first 50 games and has since imploded winning just 4 of the last 18. Nothings changed except the bats are cold and the pit.. Read More...

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Now THIS is funny

Phil Masi was catching one day when Al Javery faced the Giants. The first three hitters all ripped hits on Javery's first pitch. Casey Stengel popped out of the dugout for a conference on the mound. .. Read More...

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Question

I accidentally regressed players at 29 (default setting) instead of 32. Has anyone done this before accidentally? I see I can rollback rosters to my last completed season. Will that rollback allow.. Read More...

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Substitution question

In the game below after Realmuto was Pinch Hit for in the 8th inning, why wasn't my back up Catcher brought into the game? instead a Non Catcher came in, no one reached base so it didn't matter a.. Read More...

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Bases Loaded

I noticed that if a player draws a bases loaded walk on PC he doesn't get an rbi. Any thoughts? Read More...

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Ridiculous Take on things

So the Cardinals Manager claims that due to the rule that says a pitcher has to face a minimum 3 batters, it's Baseballs fault 2 batters got drilled back to back by his Reliever. He claims the reli.. Read More...

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Crazy playoff game

4/26 kds4316 Random Chatter 2

https://www.pennantchase.com/lgBoxScoreReader.aspx?sid=2425de576-a639-46ce-834c-a010a7b4d900&lgid=217 My team tied it in the bottom of the 9th on a walk. Tied it in the 10th on a wild pitch. Ti.. Read More...

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Winning streak ends in deadball league

4/25 mikbbal Random Chatter 1

In Auto League 156 Deadball - after 6 consecutive championships, the Miners are defeated in the playoffs. It's been a fun ride. https://www.pennantchase.com/lgHome.aspx?lgid=156 Read More...

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NO NO-NO

Impressive as it is , Madison Bumgarner's 7 inning no hitter is not considered an official no hitter. D backs only gave up 1 hit in 14 ip Read More...

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Welcome to my team

In his 1st appearance after acquiring Dutch Leonard, he toses a PERFECT GAME! What a way to begin, but in reality, there's no way to top his initial appearance. LOL Read More...

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All-Occupation Team

4/23 GusPC13 Random Chatter 11

Who would be on your All-Occupation Team? Here's a few to get us started: SP Chris Carpenter SP John Butcher OF Dusty Baker RP Ed Farmer SP Jack Fisher OF Torii Hunter SP Catfish Hunter 3B M.. Read More...

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Shutdown overnight?

I have a team in a League that runs a SIM every 6 Hours - Had a SIM go off at about 9.25pm PT last night Signed on this morning and at 5.43am PT it shows 4 hours till next Sim? Read More...

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Movin On , Bad Company indeed

I can't speak for everyone on this site but how about we all agree to just continue ignoring the previous person's post's. Mr. Gbacci please do your magic , thank you. Read More...

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Who is everyone?

Thought I'd start a thread that would allow everyone to tell us who they are, where they live and how long they've been playing on PC. I'm Drew (AKA The Sheik), I'm 67 yrs old, I live in Victorvil.. Read More...