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by Thed Hoyerstein
Wed Feb 21, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: On Bended Knee - The Rizzo Thread
Replies: 194
Views: 16080

Re: On Bended Knee - The Rizzo Thread

Any time one of our players does something bad, I'm just going to plug my ears and pretend like Anthony is the only person on the team. I would be devastated to find out otherwise -- and I'm usually not deluded into thinking the best of athletes, or people, in general -- but Anthony genuinely seems...
by Thed Hoyerstein
Mon Jan 22, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 4256
Views: 205661

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

i'll take any sort of cubs related content in mid january https://twitter.com/Cubs/status/955455020060745731 seems like BSOL is going to be coming in hard this year kinda funny to me that Russell probably has a ton of cubs dry fit shirts, and he chooses to use a smokies cutoff t shirt to go for a run
by Thed Hoyerstein
Tue Jan 09, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Bears 2018 Offseason: Matt Nagy Hired as Head Coach
Replies: 464
Views: 15090

Re: Bears 2018 Offseason: Matt Nagy Hired as Head Coach

David wrote:


trubisky's reaction looks like someone rescued him from a deserted island
by Thed Hoyerstein
Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:21 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: It turns out the real Yu Darvish was the friends we made in this thread
Replies: 1275
Views: 60227

Re: The Yu Darvish Thread

I mean, barstool is so reputable

by Thed Hoyerstein
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Beer Thread 2.0
Replies: 133
Views: 5646

Re: Beer Thread 2.0

This is not the answer I was expecting. Barrel-aging makes all those caramel/toffee/chocolate notes come out more in your favorite stouts; I don't understand how that would be a detriment at all. Really the only style that isn't made better by barrel-aging is high-IBU IPAs. I'm also including wine ...
by Thed Hoyerstein
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:28 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: Shohei Ohtani Signs with the Angels
Replies: 1167
Views: 52762

Re: The Cubs are a Finalist for Shohei Ohtani

TBS Playoffs Insider wrote:i horsefeathering love this guy, he's so weird. that list reads like something derwood would have typed up for his Road to the show character


Derwood would have to add this:

Age 47: get a puppy
Age 55: house train puppy
by Thed Hoyerstein
Thu Nov 02, 2017 12:02 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Dog Training Thread
Replies: 26
Views: 825

Re: Dog Training Thread

Sammy Sofa wrote:Just think of it as a baby you can mercifully lock up in a cage and completely ignore for hours on end, I guess.


A job that John Kelly is perfect for
by Thed Hoyerstein
Wed Nov 01, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: Baseball History Thread
Replies: 103
Views: 6494

Re: Baseball History Thread

Besides the Cubs, when was the last time a team has made the LCS 3 years in a row? Cardinals 2011-2014 so 4 years. I think the Braves made it several times in a row in the 90's? Not including the 94 strike year. 1991 1992 1993 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 Edited, in Bull's link Not to say that their ru...
by Thed Hoyerstein
Wed Nov 01, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Dog Training Thread
Replies: 26
Views: 825

Re: Dog Training Thread

treebird wrote:DOG TRAINING TIP FOR DERWOOD

put your dog on a train and hope it goes to the home of someone who can handle having a dog


I imagine this is how the dog is taking to Derwood training

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by Thed Hoyerstein
Wed Nov 01, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Nats to hire Dave Martinez
Replies: 51
Views: 2515

Re: Nats to hire Dave Martinez

People with the drive to do what Theo has done generally don't get into a "there's nothing more for me to accomplish why don't I just keep doing what I'm doing" state of mind. He also explicitly stated in his first press conference that after 10 years a change is good, hence the reason th...
by Thed Hoyerstein
Tue Oct 31, 2017 1:49 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Offseason for the Offense
Replies: 29
Views: 1716

Re: Offseason for the Offense

Bull wrote:Tried to make a joke about getting "Dex" from the Cardinals cheap because racist St. Louis.

Autocorrect changed "Dex."

There are some things you don't want to get for cheap in St. Louis.


Cheap Tex Mex food is STL does sound like a bad thing.
by Thed Hoyerstein
Tue Oct 31, 2017 1:45 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Nats to hire Dave Martinez
Replies: 51
Views: 2515

Re: Nats to hire Dave Martinez

I don't get the "Theo will leave in a few years" stuff. Why would he do that? He left Boston to prove that what he accomplished in Boston wasn't a fluke or because of winning with the guys that were already there or whatever. He won a world series with the horsefeathering Chicago Cubs. Wh...
by Thed Hoyerstein
Fri Oct 20, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Week 7 - DBag McGee @ Trubiskies - Noon
Replies: 282
Views: 4555

Re: Week 7 - DBag McGee @ Trubiskies - Noon

Could somebody post this article please https://theathletic.com/133189/2017/10/20/eddie-goldman-quietly-having-strong-season-for-bears-d-line/ No, I'm not giving away their stuff for free. But I will include this segment in the spoiler: “Eddie’s a solid force in the running game,” Vic Fangio said. ...
by Thed Hoyerstein
Fri Oct 20, 2017 4:48 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: John Mallee
Replies: 185
Views: 6355

Re: John Mallee

woodchip2153 wrote:I know the offense has been really good, but I also feel like it has under performed a little the last two years.


NL Rank last two years:

1st wRC+
1st OBP
1st BB%
7th K%
2nd runs scored (Rockies)

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by Thed Hoyerstein
Wed Oct 11, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: So long Farr(w)ell auf wiedersehen goodbye
Replies: 24
Views: 1025

Re: So long Farr(w)ell auf wiedersehen goodbye

minnesotacubsfan wrote:
TommyBoy wrote:
TBS Playoffs Insider wrote:
you son of a bitch


Well, my name isn't Kent, so do you have anything else to offer to the discussion?


for kent's sake


he Kent be serious!
by Thed Hoyerstein
Wed Oct 04, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Bears Game 5 vs Vikings, MNF
Replies: 334
Views: 6504

Re: Bears Game 5 vs Vikings, MNF

jersey cubs fan wrote:

If he really likes to kiss them, there's a giant one right above his head.


are we sure that isn't a red rocket?
by Thed Hoyerstein
Tue Oct 03, 2017 9:48 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals
Replies: 296
Views: 12944

Re: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals

Liam Neeson wrote:Heyman says Scherzer might not pitch til game 3



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by Thed Hoyerstein
Mon Oct 02, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Mitch is getting the start
Replies: 62
Views: 2018

Re: Mitch is getting the start

Your reading comprehension is poor no, it's that I'm still giddy as hell that the cubs won the World Series. the multi-part was my drunken celebration. what the what crap, I was slow and misread the post. sounds like a mike glennon thing to do, so I'll gladly sit this one out on the bench going-for...
by Thed Hoyerstein
Mon Oct 02, 2017 6:01 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Mitch is getting the start
Replies: 62
Views: 2018

Re: Mitch is getting the start

David wrote:
Derwood wrote:
David wrote:whyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy does this have to be MNF and up against a cubs playoff game


Holy horsefeathers, how is this even a choice for you?

Your reading comprehension is poor


no, it's that I'm still giddy as hell that the cubs won the World Series. the multi-part was my drunken celebration.
by Thed Hoyerstein
Mon Oct 02, 2017 3:54 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Mitch is getting the start
Replies: 62
Views: 2018

Re: Mitch is getting the start

UMFan83 wrote:Trying to think of other great multi-team Chicago sports days.

2017: Cubs NLDS Game 3; Trubisky first start
2015: Cubs Wild Card Game; Blackhawks banner raising
2002: Bears playoff game; Jordan's first game at UC as a Wizard


November 2, 2016: the cubs won the World Series for horsefeathers sake
by Thed Hoyerstein
Thu Sep 28, 2017 6:32 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 4256
Views: 205661

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

whatever Sontensei was
by Thed Hoyerstein
Thu Sep 28, 2017 3:32 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals
Replies: 296
Views: 12944

Re: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals

Are we looking at an afternoon game for game 1 next Friday? I wonder if it's even possible for the Cubs to be slotted in the early game, but I would be kinda surprised. I also wonder if TBS has set time slots for its games, which on the opening playoff Friday last year, they had the 12:08 (TEX-TOR) ...
by Thed Hoyerstein
Mon Sep 25, 2017 5:48 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 4256
Views: 205661

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Looks like all 4 series play Friday Oct. 6 as well. Go Twins in that wild card game. horsefeathers playoff day games. It's crazy, I can only think of 3 Cubs playoff games out of the...47 that have happened since 1989 that have been weekday afternoonish. 1998 Game 1 against the Braves was early afte...
by Thed Hoyerstein
Fri Sep 15, 2017 3:24 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Game 2: bears at bucs, noon on fox
Replies: 263
Views: 5213

Re: Game 2: bears at bucs, noon on fox

WrigleyField 22 wrote:Does anyone remember the chili article I posted last year. Basically, Cutler was chilli with beans and Hoyer was beanless chilli.

What does that make Glennon?


skyline chili
by Thed Hoyerstein
Fri Sep 15, 2017 3:06 pm
Forum: Polls
Topic: which sport's title is hardest to repeat?
Replies: 20
Views: 944

Re: which sport's title is hardest to repeat?

jersey cubs fan wrote:
Derwood wrote:Last back-to-back champs in the NFL were the '04-'05 Patriots.

When was last time somebody won back to back Stanley cups? The 90s? You have to win 4 7 game series.


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