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@Lobo I used to idolize Maynard Ferguson.

1 day, 11 hours ago on 2015 Dodgers Top 100 prospects: 30-21

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@DKD Always bugged me that the Coen brothers never actually read The Odyssey.


But still a great film.

2 days, 13 hours ago on 2014 Dodgers In Review: Professional Pitcher Paul Maholm

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@RataTatTom He's not getting a year for testing positive on an alcohol test.


He's getting a year because he's failed a whole bunch of drug tests already, and the terms of his making things right with his employer was to go totally clean on everything INCLUDING alcohol.


I don't disagree at all with you about them needing to better about physical abuse. I think that's forthcoming.  But if your employer forbids you to do something, then you should either stop doing it or find a different employer.

5 days, 12 hours ago on 2014 Dodgers In Review: RP Jose Dominguez

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@cvrinc Nothing wrong with that.

6 days, 14 hours ago on Dodgers Sign Submariner Ben Rowen, A Name Worth Remembering

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@Turner_for_Treasury I can hit a slowpitch softball opposite field or pull field, depending on where the defenders are shifting.

6 days, 14 hours ago on Dodgers Sign Submariner Ben Rowen, A Name Worth Remembering

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@Iron Man Returns So THAT'S what the kids are calling it nowadays.

6 days, 17 hours ago on Dodgers Sign Submariner Ben Rowen, A Name Worth Remembering

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@PagansOedipalComplex In his defense, that might be only 6 or 7 men.

6 days, 17 hours ago on Dodgers Sign Submariner Ben Rowen, A Name Worth Remembering

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@SNW1784 They're the MLB team closest to me, and I follow them somewhat.  Good organization, good fans.  The only real problem with them is that they're not the Dodgers.

6 days, 17 hours ago on Dodgers Sign Submariner Ben Rowen, A Name Worth Remembering

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Ugh.  Why no hotlink?

1 week ago on How Old Is Too Old For the Dodgers Infield?

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@I Am PFP And So Can You Don Sutton never won a world series.  FACT.

1 week, 1 day ago on How Old Is Too Old For the Dodgers Infield?

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@Purple Drank @baeksu Serious answers please because I know this is a SERIOUS DISCUSSION PLACE on the innerwebs.

1 week, 1 day ago on How Old Is Too Old For the Dodgers Infield?

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Who on the current Dodgers squad do you feel like is destined for the baseball HOF?

Kershaw, Greinke, AGon?  Puig certainly could but it seems crazy to even be talking about him yet.

1 week, 1 day ago on How Old Is Too Old For the Dodgers Infield?

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@Subtle Euphemism aka Jonathan Lingo @nerdtato True story:  I sang backup for Barry Manilow, briefly, in the '90s.


1 week, 1 day ago on How Old Is Too Old For the Dodgers Infield?

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I guess I'm undervaluing Shields.  I don't see what the fuss is.


1 week, 3 days ago on Enjoy Your Last Year of Zack Greinke, Probably

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I love Greinke.  But I think the time to get out with him is after 2015.  Seems like at some point he's going to get hurt or fade, or both.  If we get a year in 2015 that was as good as 2013 and 2014, then I'd say his signing and contract were a success and move on.


He's great but he's also replaceable.  

1 week, 3 days ago on Enjoy Your Last Year of Zack Greinke, Probably

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@Casey the DeliMan Mariano Rivera coming out of retirement to pitch for LA.

1 week, 4 days ago on 2015 Dodgers Top 100 Prospects: No. 100-76

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@I Am PFP And So Can You American Sniper has been very well received in my part of the country.

1 week, 4 days ago on 2015 Dodgers Top 100 Prospects: No. 100-76

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@Blahrtin Bluther Bling Blunior Day I've done that (advanced piano accompaniment) and you're absolutely correct about it being mentally grueling.  

1 week, 4 days ago on 2015 Dodgers Top 100 Prospects: No. 100-76

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To me, paying a butt-ton for Scherzer's 30 through 37 seasons and, consequently, having to give up 28 year-old Jordan Zimmerman as a result, ends up approaching a lateral move.


Zimmerman is not as good but they're not that much different, and Zman is younger.

1 week, 4 days ago on 2015 Dodgers Top 100 Prospects: Introduction

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@Disgruntled Goat How many examples are there of a pitcher being consistently good (#1 or #2 worthy) every single year in their age 30 through 37 seasons?

I'm thinking that list is pretty small indeed.

1 week, 4 days ago on Dodgers Sign Erik Bedard, Who Used To Be A Guy

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So Jordan Zimmerman is on the market, it seems.

1 week, 5 days ago on Dodgers Sign Erik Bedard, Who Used To Be A Guy

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*pitching for Mizzou

1 week, 5 days ago on Dodgers Sign Erik Bedard, Who Used To Be A Guy

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Ok I just now realized Scherzer is 30.  Damn.  I remember him pitching what seems like just a few years ago.  What did he, graduate when he was 25?  Weird.


So that makes me feel better about not signing him if he was wanting seven years.  That seems... risky.


Now Kershaw, yeah.  Sign that guy to a 12 year contract as far as I'm concerned.

1 week, 5 days ago on Dodgers Sign Erik Bedard, Who Used To Be A Guy

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@Casey the DeliMan I love my Dodgers but Strasburg + Scherzer + Zimmerman + Gonzalez + Fister would be one of the best rotations in the history of baseball.

1 week, 5 days ago on 2014 Dodgers In Review: Brian Wilson

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If Scherzer goes to the Nats..... mercy.

1 week, 5 days ago on 2014 Dodgers In Review: Brian Wilson

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@I Am PFP And So Can You @Lobo Finnegans Wake would be a cool band name.


1 week, 6 days ago on Mailbag #18: Rotation Depth, Arruebarrena, SNLA, Spring Training

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@Dustin Nosler I want a message board!


2 weeks, 1 day ago on Chris Heisey Gets Paid Actual American Dollars

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@0ptimus @Purple Drank ^If I'd bought that, I'd still have my first GoPro.

2 weeks, 1 day ago on 2014 Dodgers In Review: RP Jamey Wright

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@I Am PFP And So Can You You should only shower every day if you sweat a butt-ton for whatever reason.

2 weeks, 2 days ago on Kenley Jansen, Justin Turner among four to file for arbitration

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She hated Listerine, too.

2 weeks, 2 days ago on Kenley Jansen, Justin Turner among four to file for arbitration

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I have an ex who, when we would argue, would start getting these crazy eyes and start muttering nasty-sounding stuff in Korean at me.

2 weeks, 2 days ago on Kenley Jansen, Justin Turner among four to file for arbitration

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@Lobo @DroogyDodger That video is nearly 32 minutes long.  Srsly.

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 107 – HOF, projections, NRIs

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And yes I know that's hindsight but I was calling that before they even snapped the ball.  That early in the game you freakin' take the points.

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 107 – HOF, projections, NRIs

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Not kicking the field goal earlier was soooooooo stupid.

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 107 – HOF, projections, NRIs

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@capnsparrow  @baeksu Sorry I'm still bitter about 2005.

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 107 – HOF, projections, NRIs

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@capnsparrow  @baeksu Yeah you guys have gone through some tough stuff. Pete Carroll is good and will get it turned around for you, though.  ;-)

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 107 – HOF, projections, NRIs

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@capnsparrow  @baeksu Sooners.  Tough year.  Just hired a new OC.

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 107 – HOF, projections, NRIs

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@PagansOedipalComplex @baeksu @capnsparrow It was definitely close.  That phrase is overused.

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 107 – HOF, projections, NRIs

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@capnsparrow  @baeksu Oh yeah I forget that you guys have something that resembles a conference out there on the west coast.

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 107 – HOF, projections, NRIs

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@capnsparrow I don't know what consensus on here is but I'm rooting for Oregon.  Screw Urban Meyer.

2 weeks, 4 days ago on Podcast: ‘Dugout Blues’ episode 107 – HOF, projections, NRIs

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@internet baseball fan potato friend @Lobo @PagansOedipalComplex I love his films and loved Grand Budapest.  One of his best, I think.

2 weeks, 5 days ago on 2014 Dodgers In Review: SP/RP Carlos Frias

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@KMT59 @baeksu I will.  Thank you.

2 weeks, 5 days ago on 2014 Dodgers In Review: SP/RP Carlos Frias

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