Recent content by jackno

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    David Ortiz on the mend: shooting and recovery

    Bless this good, solid family.
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    Building a Bullpen, 2019 edition

    Oliver Drake needs a home. Local guy, 9.9 K/9, 3.63 xFIP, minimum salary, some AL East experience and set a record for number of teams played for last season. Why not
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    Should the NL Be Required to Adopt the DH?

    Besides the National League and the Central League in Japan, do any other leagues have pitchers bat? I can't find any.
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    Eovaldi to Red Sox, per Rosenthal

    I have followed the Sox since 1966 I have not seen a team like this. i am going to enjoy it.
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    Celtics vs. the Lebronaires

    In the early 70s I was playing high school basketball and caught a shoulder to the jaw. It still hurts.
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    Day Baseball Alert

    I think the reason they couldn't move the start time back today was because the Lions are playing at Ford Field at 7:30. The stadiums are right across the street from each other and share parking facilities. I think the reason Baltimore didn't move yesterday's game to the afternoon is because...
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    October 27, 2004: Where were you/Best Memory?

    Watched the game with my family.  My sons were teenagers at the time and had been hardened a bit by 2003. After the win I recall watching the two of them run up and down my street in their underwear.  I have never seen such joy before or since.
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    #NoBradyNoBanner - Yay or Nay?

    I'm sure you're right, but think of the potential for complete mayhem with my plan.  A full stadium and no game... 
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    #NoBradyNoBanner - Yay or Nay?

    I am sorry if this has been mentioned.   Also sorry if it is considered ridiculous, but: If the Pats feel they have been truly treated unfairly, they could forfeit the first game. Simply not send the team out to play.   I can't think of a way to send a clearer signal that this is crap and we are...
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    Allen Craig

    I wish I had seen it before...That was great.
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    Trading Jon Lester (news and speculation thread)

    Does this mean he has an offer he is satisfied with and he is giving others a last chance to top it?
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    Trading Jon Lester (news and speculation thread)

    Thank you.  i was beginning to think I was the only one.
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    Kirk and Callahan: Done

    I found their discussion of firefighting techniques this morning sinful.  True idiots. I get myself pissed off listening to them and then come in and roar through my work day.  I suppose I should thank them
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    Lucky-Levine Love Fest

    Agree.  This one could quickly develop into a classic.   Invoking the ghost of Bobby V does smack of desperation on Randy's part.
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    The Beltran Option

    Thinking the same thing.  Perhaps even trying Beltran at 1B.