And that might also describe how Blue Jays starters have been taking the mound this season - on a wing and a prayer and a too-rapid segue to the bullpen.
Saturday was more of the same story.
J.D. Martinez delivered a two-run home run and later singled in a run as the Boston Red Sox edged the Toronto Blue Jays 5-3 on Sunday at the Rogers Centre.
"It feels like it's usually a home run that kinda kills it for me", Estrada said. Estrada, who's allowed a team-high 10 home runs, will take a 5.32 ERA to the hill next Friday at home against the Oakland Athletics.
Estrada (2-3) allowed four runs and seven hits over six innings. The left-hander went four innings, allowing three runs on four hits, but walked four and stuck out six. Martin provided some hot-corner thrills - first setting up in foul territory, straddling the line to field a ball deep beyond the base, and throwing a strike some 130 feet right into the chest of Smoak to get Betts; then, practically executing a jete-cabriolet tag on Christian Vazquez on a 2-5 caught-stealing.
Price was a midseason acquisition from the Detroit Tigers by the Blue Jays in 2015 and helped boost them into the postseason, where they lost the American League Championship Series to the Kansas City Royals.
But despite the loss, Estrada said he was content with his pitching.
"If that was the cause of the problem, then it started back in 1997, when I got my first PlayStation when I was 12 years old", Price said.
Marco Estrada has this signature thing, a quirk maybe, where he brings his hands to his mug in the start position and peers in over top the glove before beginning his delivery.
"I thought he was pretty solid", he said. Toronto is 0-9 in Biagini's last 9 starts against a team with a winning record and 3-13 in Biagini's last 16 starts overall while the under is 4-1-2 in their last 7 games overall. We just couldn't do a whole lot.
But (David) Price pitched a heck of a game, he was tough, so it was hard to score runs off him.
Price (3-4), in his first start since being diagnosed with a mild case of carpal tunnel syndrome earlier this week, allowed two runs and five hits, walked two and struck out six over 5 2/3 innings.
Said Price: "I can't recall another time I've been on the mound with someone running out".
"It's not that I wasn't comfortable with David against Russell but I thought it was a good outing, if he gets on base and someone hits a homer or something, all of a sudden it's like he struggled and he didn't", explained Cora.
The Red Sox got all the runs they needed in the third inning.
With one out, Mookie Betts doubled and scored when the following batter, Andrew Benintendi, hit a ground-rule double.
The Blue Jays scored once in the fourth. In Toronto's last 10 games, only twice has a starter gone six: Estrada and Estrada.
"Hopefully it's the first of many", Alford said of his first RBI. After he hit it, I didn't think it was going to go out but it did. Just a collective decision between me and the staff, to take a step back, do what I need to do for my shoulder, get my emotions and everything in sync, to get back to myself.
Bogaerts led off the fourth with a solo homer to tie the game before Boston tacked on another run on Maile's passed ball and error.
Benintendi hit his second RBI single off reliever Ryan Tepera in the ninth.
Analysts estimate that the re-imposition of sanctions could reduce Iran's exports by between 200,000 and 600,000 barrels per day. Aircraft manufacturers stand to be big losers, with the pain shared between Chicago-based Boeing and Europe's Airbus.
Lyu said: "It is a good performance, but I haven't reached my best, I hope that I can have a good condition in the Asian Games". Defending world indoor champion Anita Marton failed to compete to her best level and only settled for the sixth place at 18.16.
The net loss of Iranian supply will not be half of the total , therefore, but more like the range of 300,000-500,000 bpd. Gold prices slid as safe-haven buying failed to kick in after the US withdrawal from the Iran nuclear accord.
Analysts say China plans to enhance its maritime strength with at least 4 aircraft carriers, including a nuclear-powered model. Its design was based on China's first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, which was bought from Ukraine and refurbished.
After a day's delay , Bangladesh's first satellite was today successfully launched atop the first SpaceX Falcon 9 Block 5 rocket. SpaceX aims to fly each Block 5 booster ten times with only inspections in between, and up to 100 times with refurbishment.
Some had reservations about his signing given a previous underwhelming spell in England with Chelsea , Liverpool's owner John W. Andrew Robertson fired home the fourth in the 85th minute as Liverpool rounded off a dominant display.
Reports that two Britons have been kidnapped in the Democratic Republic of Congo are being investigated by the Foreign Office. The park reportedly witnessed multiple kidnappings over the past two months, attributed to Mai-Mai militia.
Instead, Fox has hired American Pie and Road Trip actor Seann William Scott in his first series-regular TV role to join the show. Crawford wrote on Instagram hours after Fox and Warners confirmed he would not be returning for the newly announced third season.
Outside the top five, and landing in the top ten for the 13th consecutive week, is Disney and Marvel's Black Panther . The film narrowly managed to beat out Breaking In , which performed just below expectations with $16.5 million.
Shields is eligible to play for England through his parents despite not yet playing any professional rugby in that country. The New Zealand-born backrow, who now plays for Super Rugby side, Hurricanes, is scheduled for join Wasps next season.
Sharif also said that Pakistan's version of its commitment to fight terror was not being accepted by other countries. The ousted PM was questioned why Pakistan has not yet completed the trial in the 26/11 case.
The deal focused on limiting and monitoring Iran's production of nuclear fuel, a key ingredient for producing such weapons. Merkel, as with French and British leaders, have made clear they aim to save the deal without U.S. involvement.
Sexton admitted that Leinster were totally thrown off their game plan by Racing 92 and had to come up with another way to win. Leinster coach Cullen said he was "absolutely delighted" while acknowledging that it had been a "very hard day".
Paparazzi took pictures of supermodel Bella Hadid and her ex, singer The Weeknd kissing away into the night. At the time, they said that they were going to remain friends and that they still loved each other.
Syrian media earlier said the hostilities began with Israeli fire at Syrian positions in southern Syria from across the border. Gadi Eisenkot, visited the Golan Heights to meet with military and civilian leaders on the IDF's assessment of the situation.
That is what happened against the Bruins, when the Lightning could not match Boston's intensity in a 6-2 loss. Eller finished the night with a power-play goal and 20:35 in ice time, more than any forward on either side.
But despite Conte being set for the exit door, he insists the club is in a much better position than when he took charge. Conte, however, did not want to speculate on the extent of the long-term damage finishing fifth will cause.
Liverpool , meanwhile, have still not secured a place in the Champions League next season - despite reaching this year's final. Swansea paid tribute to long-serving custodians Angel Rangel and Leon Britton before kickoff.
Klopp and his players will head off to the sunshine next week for some warm-weather training and team bonding ahead of the final. The Blues completed a £40million deal for Bakayoko last July after being impressed by the Frenchman's form at Monaco.
Dame Tessa, a former social worker, first stood for Parliament in a 1978 by-election in Ilford North on the Essex-London border. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said he was devastated to hear of Dame Tessa's death, describing her achievements as huge.
Police said they have no information that would raise concerns about wider public safety, suggesting a shooter is not at large. However the 61-year-old was looking for "vineyard and farm work" in the region as recently as Wednesday.
F-33 Stealth fighter jets fired warning flares after Russian Su-25 jets entered an agreed deconfliction area in Syrian airspace. F-22 fighters, stationed in Alaska, visibly inhibited and recognized the Russian bombers until they left the recognition zone.
The first fifteen minutes was good and then we lost our way a wee bit before picking it up again in the second-half. I would love to play under Steven Gerrard , his record speaks for itself and he has had a great career.