Featured, MLB NEWS

The Closer Report: Memorial Day Edition

Published by on May 26, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - MLB



Saves: 8 Save Opportunities: 9
 

Papelbon gets hammered, but gets the save. Qualls blows second save.
By Todd Farino, www.thecloserreport.com
Hey everyone. I hope you all had a great Memorial Day. There was a full slate of games today, but only a fair amount of saves.

The biggest one to talk about was Jonathan Papelbon's save against the Twins. For the second straight appearance, he gave up a two-run home run.

Today, it was against Joe Mauer, who is one of the hottest players in baseball, but it wasn't enough and he hung on to get his 12th save of the season 6-5. The other home run was to Omir Santos a powerless catcher from the Mets on Saturday.

Papelbon's p...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - MLB
Article is property of BleacherReport.com

Readers Rating:
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading ... Loading ...
Popularity:
404 views
Comments:
None
Toolbar:
Print This Post Print This Post add your comment add this to delicious add this to digg share this on facebook Stumble this item
Hockey Tickets