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by Blue&White
Tue Oct 16, 2018 6:01 pm
Forum: Free for All
Topic: 2018 Baseball Season
Replies: 962
Views: 53270

Re: 2018 Baseball Season

It must totally suck to be born into a life that guarantees financial security from Day One.

I have no idea, but I'd really like to find out.
by Blue&White
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: Free for All
Topic: 2018 Baseball Season
Replies: 962
Views: 53270

Re: 2018 Baseball Season

Ok. I obviously did not know that. I thought he bought the whole thing from CBS in like 73.

The Wilpons own the Mets but they have partners. Or, is it more accurate to call them accomplices?
by Blue&White
Tue Oct 16, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Free for All
Topic: 2018 Baseball Season
Replies: 962
Views: 53270

Re: 2018 Baseball Season

Today there is often an ownership group. Back then there wasn't. George Steinbrenner purchased the Yankees in the early 70s for like $8.3MM. I just looked it up and Selig bought the Pilots in 69 for $10.8M. I checked in inflation calculator and that's $72.8M in today's dollars. That's not chump chan...
by Blue&White
Tue Oct 16, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Free for All
Topic: 2018 NFL Season
Replies: 212
Views: 16043

Re: 2018 NFL Season

Nice to see his wife is standing behind him. Given the grief I took for the Nutty Bar Incident (despite my innocence), I'm not sure I'd get a pass on 3 rape charges. And it's not like the women are giving vague accounts. What is described in that article is very specific. Hard to believe his wife i...
by Blue&White
Tue Oct 16, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Locker Room
Topic: 2018 Team Thread
Replies: 18
Views: 908

Re: 2018 Team Thread

Fred Hansard is done for the season. Whatever he did to his ankle last week isn't going to heal any time soon. Get well soon, Fred.
by Blue&White
Tue Oct 16, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: Free for All
Topic: 2018 NFL Season
Replies: 212
Views: 16043

Re: 2018 NFL Season

Remember Kellen Winslow's publicist? Well, I think she's going to be working over time after this story.
by Blue&White
Tue Oct 16, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: Free for All
Topic: 2018 Baseball Season
Replies: 962
Views: 53270

Re: 2018 Baseball Season

Given I was learning to crawl during the summer of '69 I clearly don't remember the Pilots. But, I've read Ball Four! so I feel like I'm familiar with them. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seattle_Pilots#/media/File:Pilots_logo_1969.JPG Btw, that "ownership group" was car salesman Bud Selig....
by Blue&White
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:33 am
Forum: Free for All
Topic: 2018 Baseball Season
Replies: 962
Views: 53270

Re: 2018 Baseball Season

GO BREWERS!!!!
by Blue&White
Tue Oct 16, 2018 5:32 am
Forum: Free for All
Topic: 2018 NFL Season
Replies: 212
Views: 16043

Re: 2018 NFL Season

That's why I never became a teacher. I knew the risks of ruining young minds was two great.
by Blue&White
Mon Oct 15, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Locker Room
Topic: Sparty Thread
Replies: 93
Views: 1292

Re: Sparty Thread

Sorry, I call dibs!