Batter's Box Episode 2: Inning 3
Mon, 9 Jul 2012|
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Welcome back to the third and final inning of the batter's box sponsored by eighteen -- whoever wins the game advances to the next round it moves one step closer. So winning that tournament and that game day experience of a lifetime we have. The rookie the up and comer -- against the veteran Mike who had the lead right now four to one. All right let's get your final inning started what would you like to start off with a single -- start off with a single just get somebody on base -- -- support. -- your first question should be any easy ones who is the only White Sox player to win. Back to back MVP awards Dick Allen Eddie Collins Nellie fox -- bigger Frank Thomas. Deep bigger Frank Thomas. Your first at bat in the third inning what would you like -- -- with a single you're gonna go with a single keep it easy as well get somebody on who's number three. Was retired by the White Sox -- aptly. Harold Baines Nellie fox or many -- so. Being held may be Harold Baines is correct so two singles to open up the third inning we go back to Ned Ned what would you like. Not a single pleased another single trying to get to the board. Here's your question what number was warned by mark early with the White Sox was at thirty. 3445. Or 56 you know this one. 56. 56 is corrected now you have to aboard don't stop now boys and we go back over to Mike. Who has a man at first what would you like. Well I'm going to go with. The have never I haven't tried to triple some -- trying to compare to go for triple and trying drive in Iran and getting five to one ballgame which of these players. Did not finish his career with the White Sox Jose Canseco. George Foster John crock or Tom Seaver. -- Tom Seaver. And that is correct Tom Seaver and Red Sox was correct so there's another Ronny puts it on the board and it's five to wind it. After two at bats. In the final inning but you have to board and what would you like to do. And try to load the bases and another thing you know trying to load him up with another single here is next question. How many World Series titles have the White Sox 12345. B three. Beat three is. Correct you got that right so you have the bases loaded as you had your final at bat of the game. We go back over to Mike Mike you have a runner over at third base any 51 lead in this game what would you like. Single. You'd like to try single that would drive in around here which White Sox player won the 1983. Cy Young award. Floyd Bannister Britt burns Richard Dotson or Lamar went. He LaMarr Hoyt is correct then you are on a roll it is now six to one night with the lead. Okay now here's where it gets interest in -- down by five runs in your final at bat at the finally. So you have a chance to rally they're all home run questions the first one of course would be a Grand Slam that would put you within one run you can try it I might. And send this game into the bottom of the third inning. And one more bat for Mike -- question for the graves. She is who hit lead off in the White Sox very first game in nineteen no one. Was it dummy -- was that frank is well. Fielder Jones or her McFarlin. One and fourteens. Wasn't that bad days you weren't there that they weren't born that's for sure. I'll go with feet fielder Jones. See fielder Jones is incorrect the issue was dummy -- so that means might. Wins are first White Sox challenge of the season six to one over net net thanks for coming by thanks for bringing your mom and -- great effort he gets up. Couldn't pull through against the -- a lot of good a lot of runners left on -- lot of runners left on base Mike you're moving on to the second round of our tournament here. Great game join us next time for our second Cubs game in the first round. Thanks for watching the batter's box and don't forget. To stay tuned for the -- post game press conference we'll see next time. The batter's box is presented by -- -- trust them Midas touch. And also AT&T. The nation's largest forgy network. -- yeah you know. My masters in the last inning there was just to get runners on and try to -- a minute the end you know play players CEO. I'll see how Mike was doing man I just it but couldn't get amendment that home run and the and so. Now left him on the you know I don't think might they have an advantage I got to. You know I got tripped up -- attitude headlines questions and I know -- when he is for the White Sox who won the around 220 games and just. Kind of shocked that I that you know both of LeBron. Had a great time I was ahead. You know a better average in the batter's box but. You know it's pretty. Well. What do they do -- to prepare. I had planned on preparing. But. -- the actually. Didn't prepared. -- yeah. Well. I don't know I believe my eight I don't option. Two I think game. Am I gonna change my -- Strategy. I think I might just go with what works. Play your pretty. Well I've been called it has before him. I think I think I don't know I don't want jinx myself so. I'm looking forward to. I hope I hope I get some good questions. Hope I get a good opponent. I was.