How Moose Got to Twenty: August

Posted by Rorschach Sorry about the lack of updates folks.  We promise to do better in the coming weeks. This is the third of a four part series looking back at Mike Mussina’s 2008 season. Part I: 2007, April and May Part II: June and July The dog days of August were the best days…

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How Moose Got to 20 – A Look Back at 2008

Posted by Rorschach and The Moose This is the first of a four part series looking back at Mussina’s 2008 season. 2007 MIke Mussina’s 2008 campaign to win 20 games started in late 2007.  On August 27th of that year Mussina last his third straight start.  His record stood at 8-10 with a 5.53 ERA.  Joe…

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Blog for 20! Let’s Go Moose!

What follows is a live dairy from Mike Mussina’s final start of the 2008 season.  The start was Mussina’s attempt at achieving his first 20 win season.  It may have also been the final start of his Hall of Fame career.  Enjoy the read. After the fact note: I didn’t mention it here, but this game was delayed more than…

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Live blog – Mussina goes for 19.

9:58 – And another Rivera strikeout gives Mike Mussina his 19th victory of 2008.  Mike Mussina has now won 19 games in a season for the third time.  He will go for his 20th win of the season, which he has never done before, on Sunday in Boston at 1pm. 9:57 – Zaun strikes out and Yankee…

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Game Preview 9/18 – “We’re going to need you on this one, Babe.”

Mike Mussina faces the Chicago White Soxs today in his final start at Yankee Stadium.  Former Yankee Javier Vazquez will oppose Mussina for the White Soxs. The Yankees have won two of the first three games of the four game set.  The White Soxs have lost six of the their last ten and are without…

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Game Preview 9/7

Mike Mussina’s quest for his first 20 win season comes to a critical point tonight.  Not because his opponent the Seattle Mariners are any good, but because they are prime opportunity to pick up a win.  Mussina, must and should win this game. Carlos Silva should provide help.  The Seattle starter may well be the…

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