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Hot Stone League

Larry Stone gives his take on a wide array of baseball issues and weighs in about the Mariners, too.

November 4, 2009 at 4:25 PM

World Series Game 6 thread

Game 6 lineups

Phillies

Jimmy Rollins SS

Shane Victorino CF

Chase Utley 2B

Ryan Howard 1B

Jayson Werth RF

Raul Ibanez DH

Pedro Feliz 3B

Ben Francisco LF

Carlos Ruiz C

Pedro Martinez RHP

Yankees

Derek Jeter SS

Johnny Damon LF

Mark Teixeira 1B

Alex Rodriguez 3B

Hideki Matsui DH

Jorge Posada C

Robinson Cano 2B

Nick Swisher RF

Brett Gardner CF

Andy Pettitte LHP

It’s a great pitching matchup (but not as great as it would have been in, say, 1998). The two first basemen are really under the gun: Mark Teixeira is hitting .172 in the postseason with 16 strikeouts in 58 at-bats; he’s at .105 (2-for-19) in the World Series and made the last out in Game 5, striking out with the tying run aboard. The native are getting restless; Ryan Howard is at 3-for-19 with 12 strikeouts in the World Series after being MVP of the NLCS.

Chase Utley and A-Rod, on the other hand, are on fire. I sense a Game 7 is in store, and I’m wondering if Charlie Manuel would even consider pitching Cliff Lee on two day’s rest.

Enjoy the game, everyone.

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