Week 16 Results
AZ SnakePit 1, Smell the Glove 8
Smell had one of their best weeks, sweeping the hitting categories as they batted .306. Cespedes had three HR and seven RBI with Upton and Phillips each homering twice. Rosenthal notched a W and a Sv. For AZ, Cruz had four homers and seven RBI, and Harper two HR
MyWieterGetzLongoria 6, Angry Saguaro 3
Gray's Win and 16 strikeouts led Wieter's pitching staff, Archer notching 11 K's. Angry had Pitcher of the Week Syndergaard, who delivered two W and 18 strikeouts, and Abreu added three HR and 10 RBI. But it wasn't enough, Donaldson getting two HR and eight RBI for Longoria.
Socrates Burritos 7, Rougned Hodor 3
Teixeira's five home-runs and nine driven in anchored Socrates to victory, though Rizzo's four HR and 10 RBI gave the latter category to Hodor. They also got three HR from Granderson, and 13 K by Iwakuma, but the Burritos held on, Corbin and Gausman each getting a W and six K.
Trail-Hitters 9, What the Hellickson? 1
The week's biggest blow-out saw Trail drop only SB, where Hamilton had five for What. Otherwise, Hitters were in complete control, Davis had four HR and 10 RBI, but Hitter of the Week Duda was a monster, with seven HR and 12 RBI. Odorizzi added a Win and 13 strikeouts for them.
Dirk Ziegler 4, Waffles 6
The round's only close contest saw Waffles have surprising trouble with last-placed Dirk; they took SB by one, for their margin of victory. Three HR and six RBI for Gonzalez helped, as did Walker's W + 11 K. But Dirk got four Sv from Rondon and Norris drove in six to keep it tight.
Alabama Slammers 8, CGSr 1
CGS's pitching imploded to an ugly 7.22 ERA, and Alabama came within one Sv of all the pitching points. led by Dickey's pair of zero ERA Wins. Fernandez added a W + 15 strikeouts, and they also got three HR by Zobrist. For CGS, Crawford homered twice and drove in five.
Mizzoula Osprey 8, Yasmany as Possible 2
The Osprey hit an impressive .325 collectively, and added a 2.59 ERA to cruise to the win. Eaton batted .517 and scored ten times, with Ho Kang homering three times, and Lester adding a W + 14 K. Soriano vultured a pair of Wins for Yasmany, and Cabrera scored seven Runs.
|10||Yasmany as Possible||72-80-8||.475||32||2-8-0||2||9|
|11||What the Hellickson?||74-82-4||.475||32||1-9-0||12||24|
|13||Smell the Glove||61-88-11||.416||41.5||8-1-1||5||4|
Week 17 games
AZ SnakePit vs. Socrates Burritos
MyWieterGetzLongoria vs. Smell the Glove
Angry Saguaro vs. Yasmany as Possible
Trail-Hitters vs. Rougned Hodor
Dirk Ziegler vs. What the Hellickson?
Alabama Slammers vs. Waffles
Mizzoula Osprey vs. CGS
Alabama Slammers take on Waffles in the ESPN Game of the Week. J.D. Martinez has become the powerhouse for the Slammers' offense, while Felix Hernandez is the ace of their pitching staff. Waffles may have the edge on the mound, since they counter with Max Scherzer at the front of the rotation; however, with their top hitter being Alex Rodriguez, Alabama seem to be better served for offense.