Yes it was cool. I get geeked every time I see Pete at the yard. He's hands down my favorite professional athlete of all time. All the poor decisions (fashion and otherwise), over the top hard headedness/ego and ridiculous commercials aside, dude played the game the right way.
Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted.
All the dishes rattle in the cupboards when the elephants arrive
Fwiw, the pirates announcers were praising Pete and saying they should induct him into the HoF before the Cincy All Star Game.
94 and winning the division and the NLCS but falling in the WS to Toronto in 6
94 Reds / 86 Cards / 85 Pirates / 76 Cubs / 72 Brewers
Loved seeing him last night. Enjoyed his reactions to some of the bad ball and strike calls. My favorite player of all time.
Some people here making fun of his clothes etc. are probably not the best dressers themselves.
* Attended the 1990 and 2010 Reds Division clinchers *
Watched the 2012 Clincher on FOX.
*Bat Votto SECOND, please?*
Pete looked pretty normal last night; probably better than many a poster here did!
"Since I've been with the Reds in 1989, we've never had a farm system this loaded," Bowden said. "If we were the New York Yankees and had unlimited dollars, we could have traded for Colon, (Jeff) Weaver, Rolen, (Cliff) Floyd, (Kenny) Rogers and Finley and gotten them all -- and still held onto our top five prospects. That's an amazing statement."
1 million dislikes, WOY!
The Rally Onion wants 150 fans before Opening Day.
"But I do know Joey's sister indirectly (or foster sister) and I have heard stories of Joey being into shopping, designer wear, fancy coffees, and pedicures."