Originally Posted by edabbs44
I think the issue with that, and why the Zach Cy Young joke is as long lived as it has been, is that Doug didn't say potential. He either guaranteed, or said to bet on it, or some other really, really confident statement.
Is the joke kind of old? Maybe. But if Zach did go on to win a Cy Young in Toronto, I am sure that Doug would've been heralded as this board's Joe Willie.
But the mob mentality is a definite issue at times. No doubt.
For the most part I've read most of the Stewart barbs as good natured joshing, except for maybe a time or two. That meme has become quite Coombs-ian.
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