So I can admit that I had absolutely no idea what to write about for my 1:00 slot, right? Can I also admit that I forgot I actually had the 1:00 slot today until 11:59 a.m.? Okay, now that I’ve let that out, on to the subject of the post which is a game from 15 years ago today!
Is this a significant game? Not really, but I like to look back at 5, 10, 15, 20 years ago to see if I can find interesting boxscores and this one was pretty amazing.
The 19-8 Yankees were facing off against the 15-13 Orioles at Yankee Stadium on a warm Friday evening. El Duque was making the start for the Yanks while Scott Erickson took the mound for the O’s.
Here are your starting lineups:
It was one of those back and forth games. The Yankees scored three in the bottom of the first, the O’s scored one in the bottom of the second and two in the bottom of the third to tie the game.…