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Game Thread: Twins@royals 7/30 7:10Pm

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#101 stringer bell

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:28 PM

How about a long ball with runners on?


#102 sampleSizeOfOne

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:29 PM

There, caught up. Not pretty, but Parm's double gives me hope.

Me too.

 

(though i'm also entertained coming up with a rhyme for hope)


#103 gil4

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:29 PM

What is Stealer's Wheel, Alex?

Even spelled it right.  Apparently the old K-Tel ad didn't 

https://www.youtube....h?v=Z-77k5561GM


#104 Circus Boy

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:30 PM

For Mr. Chief's sake, I hope his 7,000 post is, of course, "Winnah!"

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#105 gil4

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:31 PM

Rafferty and Egan wrote it as a joke, IIRC.

I was just going to say Rafferty was the singer, but then I couldn't have named the other guy.


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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:31 PM

I just got a text from my best buddy. He says,"I cannot watch anymore. They can't hit, field, or run the bases. And Anderson just sits there with a blank look on his face. I can't take it."

And just to be it in some perspective, he actually loves the Twins more than me.

Text him back and let him know Anderson isn't responsible for the hitting, fielding, or baserunning.

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I'm not condescending.  

That means talk down to others.


#107 ChiTownTwinsFan

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:31 PM

Text him back and let him know Anderson isn't responsible for the hitting, fielding, or baserunning.

3 .... and the excitement mounts ....


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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:32 PM

How about a long ball with runners on?

 

A what? With who?

 

 

I know not of what you speak.


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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:32 PM

Text him back and let him know Anderson isn't responsible for the hitting, fielding, or baserunning.

 

Pffft, details.

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#110 Sconnie

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:33 PM

Lol ... yep.  Or ... could just be any area of town along the lake shore ... but that's a pretty ridiculous line as there isn't an 'East side' like there is a 'North Side,' a 'West Side' and a 'South Side.'

don't forget The Loop... Which isn't really a "side" so much as a geographical area

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:33 PM

I can't put my finger on it... But there is something nefarious about your roots.

Your Grandmas probably what... Brought Polio to America?

Just a bunch of farmers as far as I know:lol:

I couldn't be a player because of bad eyesight, so I decided to be an umpire instead.

#112 ChiTownTwinsFan

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:34 PM

don't forget The Loop... Which isn't really a "side" so much as a geographical area

It's the center.


#113 stringer bell

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:34 PM

Dozier is going to disappoint me again. Didn't even get it typed.


#114 ChiTownTwinsFan

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:35 PM

Dozier is going to disappoint me again. Didn't even get it typed.

Damn it, stringer ... you were thinking it ... you put it out there in the universe with that thought ... it was your fault!


#115 D. Hocking

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:35 PM

I reached 300 posts tonight, nowhere near as dramatic.  I am going to try to time my 7000th post for when we win the world series, so I need to figure out how to pace myself until October.

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#116 Sconnie

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:36 PM

That hurts the trade value

#117 ChiTownTwinsFan

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:36 PM

keeerap.  


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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:36 PM

Pathetic.


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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:36 PM

I am going to try to time my 7000th post for when we win the world series, so I need to figure out how to pace myself until October...2025.

 

Fixed.

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Posted 30 July 2014 - 08:38 PM

I had that song on an old K-Tel compilation record.  I wore that record out playing it so much - I Shot the Sheriff, Midnight Train to Georgia, Seasons in the Son, Stuck in the Middle With You... OK, I had weird taste in music in 5th grade.


That's what everyone was listening to in 1974 ... Paper Lace was #1... Somebody bought a copy.

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