Judging the Royals

August 10, 2013 11:43 PM

Jeremy Guthrie: behind in the count and on the scoreboard

They have a saying in baseball: check the scoreboard, it will tell you everything you need to know. It’ll tell you where to stand, what pitch to throw, when to steal a base, and it might even tell you what happened to Jeremy Guthrie in the fourth inning of Saturday night’s game against the Boston Red Sox. Even though he’d thrown a lot of pitches, Guthrie went into the fourth with the score 0-0. By the time the inning was over, the Red Sox had four runs—enough to win the third game of the series. OK, so what’s the scoreboard tell us about that fourth inning?

Judging the Royals

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