"I talked to an advance scout that told me if Joey Votto and Albert Pujols were on the same team he'd advise his team to do the unthinkable...pitch around Votto to get to Pujols." - Buster Olney, ESPN
Used to work with a guy that was heavy into the Reds listserv thing. One thing they mandated was that everyone used their real names. He said that kept some of the heat down (and why he didn't do RZ).
Some truth to that.
Americans love a winner. Americans will not tolerate a loser....Americans play to win all of the time. I wouldn't give a hoot in hell for a man who lost and laughed...the very idea of losing is hateful to an American.
Gen. George S. Patton, Jr.
I think you were a little over-sensitive about it, to be honest. You took something personally that obviously wasn't personal.
My thinking is that if you think this kind of thing is "common practice," perhaps you might examine how your posts are coming across to others.
"No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference." ~Tommy Lasorda
Good chance to shut those twitter twits up.
"This isnít stats vs scouts - this is stats and scouts working together, building an organization that blends the best of both worlds. This is the blueprint for how a baseball organization should be run. And, whether the baseball men of the 20th century like it or not, this is where baseball is going."---Dave Cameron, U.S.S. Mariner
Great job by LeCure putting out the fire tonight (game 1 of the Milwaukee series)
Thank you Walt and Bob for bringing winning baseball back to Cincy
Nov. 13, 2007: One of the greatest days in Reds history: John Allen gets the boot!
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