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#2008093 - 05/14/12 10:54 AM Breaking News
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My Long Island Ducks defeated the Sugar Land Skeeters 6-4. Mike, say it ain't so.!!!!!!
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#2008096 - 05/14/12 12:12 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: cammb]
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I had a chance to go to the game Saturday night. It was my firend's b-day and he was celebrating out there. I decided not to go at the last minute. I do plan to check out the new team real soon though. It's just a few minutes from my girlfriend's house.
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#2008097 - 05/14/12 12:24 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: vintagetoppsguy]
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I didnt go either, but my local newspaper and tv were reporting it.
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#2008098 - 05/14/12 03:53 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: cammb]
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Lastros fan here. Or should say used to be when they had a major league team.
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#2008111 - 05/15/12 10:47 AM Re: Breaking News [Re: bbo]
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GO ASTROS!...and take the Rockets with you!
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#2010201 - 08/20/12 12:44 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: vintagetoppsguy]
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Roger Clemens joins the Sugar Land Skeeters and is scheduled to pitch this Saturday night. I am excited!

I was at the game last weekend and former Astro Jason Lane was pitching for the Skeeters.
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#2010202 - 08/20/12 02:09 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: vintagetoppsguy]
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Place will be packed. Will you be going?
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#2010205 - 08/20/12 04:56 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: bbo]
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 Originally Posted By: bbo
Place will be packed. Will you be going?


Nope. Already sold out. I guess this is his way of staying close to baseball and still having fun. After all, it's not like he needs the money.

I'm guessing he approached the Skeeters and not the other way around. I mean, can you imagine a representative from the team, "Mr. Clemens. Would you like to pitch for our team and make $5K a month?" Heck, he made that per pitch in the major leagues.
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#2010208 - 08/20/12 07:36 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: vintagetoppsguy]
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Prediction: One and done, I just can't decide if it's (one) game or (one) inning.
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#2010263 - 08/23/12 01:55 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: bbo]
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It was suggested on another board that this is a tune up for a one time appearance in a major league uniform for the Rocket. This one appearance would push his Hall of Fame eligibility back 5 more years and distance himself from the currect crop of cheaters..I mean candidates for the hall that are suspected of using 'roids.

It is an interesting scenario to say the least.
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#2010274 - 08/23/12 06:54 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: mccardguy1]
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You have to see the firestorm here in NY because some sports announcer suggested that Jeter is taking HGH.
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#2010275 - 08/23/12 07:39 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: cammb]
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what??? gotta check this out
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#2010276 - 08/23/12 09:13 PM Re: Breaking News [Re: Blackie]
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Bodily abuse doesn't apply to NY Yankees (e.g., Mantle, Martin, Ford & Ruth alcohol exploits), unless they are former NY Yankees (Clemens), having defected to another team. Mark my words: Jeter will not suffer, lose media support or give up any playing time, even if he is using any kind of enhancers. In fact, this may be a resume enhancer and get him into the HOF early, if not on the normal 5-year time once he is retired.
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#2010278 - 08/24/12 07:50 AM Re: Breaking News [Re: bbo]
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So true. You mean to tell me that last year, as a yankee, Colon wasn't taking HGH?
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#2010281 - 08/24/12 07:59 AM Re: Breaking News [Re: cammb]
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I don't think that was HGH for Bartolo. I believe it was..........
















wait for it.............











colon cleanser.

rutta...bump [rim shot]
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#2010284 - 08/24/12 10:20 AM Re: Breaking News [Re: bbo]
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Crappy joke BBO
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#2010350 - 08/27/12 11:13 AM Re: Breaking News [Re: K-dog]
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BBO, with friends like you...who needs enemas? ;\)
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