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by philosophizer75
Fri Aug 17, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: The Cardinals
Replies: 2351
Views: 155109

Re: The Cardinals

"He has 3 WAR in this, his rookie year at age 24, so he might have a bit to go to be an 11 WAR 21 year old modern day Mickey Mantle. I mean they both hit the ball, they both play defense, and they both run from one base to the next from time to time. If you REALLY SQUINT, Bader and Trout are pr...
by philosophizer75
Fri Aug 03, 2018 10:36 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: David Bote is a Golden God and Deserves His Own Thread
Replies: 204
Views: 7673

Re: David Bote is a Golden God and Deserves His Own Thread

I will never forget where I was when Willson debuted with his first pitch dong to center against the Pirates. I yelled really really loud even though I was at a friend's place and his parents were sleeping. Then I came on here and typed in all caps that Theo wasn't giving us waves of players, but ra...
by philosophizer75
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:27 am
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: Josh Hader
Replies: 85
Views: 3711

Re: Josh Hader

What in the hell? I stopped watching the game cause I had to go pick someone up from the airport. This is so random, absolutely not what I expected to see coming on here after the game. I do think it's ironic that Hader has been touted all year as this elite guy who is young and look he has long hai...
by philosophizer75
Sun Jul 08, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: General Chit-Chat thread
Replies: 2476
Views: 118476

Re: General Chit-Chat thread

No haha, I saw it in chicago.

I meant yesterday too, not tomorrow.
by philosophizer75
Sun Jul 08, 2018 1:56 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: General Chit-Chat thread
Replies: 2476
Views: 118476

Re: General Chit-Chat thread

So after the Cubs game tomorrow my family surprised me with tickets to Hamilton. I never thought I'd see it, but I'm thrilled that I did.

What a show, King George cracked me the hell up.
by philosophizer75
Sun Jul 08, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Baez impresses Baez
Replies: 1338
Views: 91970

Re: Baez impresses Baez

Way back in 2015 I suggested either he or Castro had to go.

They made the right choice, and I haven't suggested moving Javy since.
by philosophizer75
Mon Jul 02, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: soccer soccer soccer
Replies: 2231
Views: 86913

Re: soccer soccer soccer

Brasil looks pretty good. Wish Neymar wasn't such a theatrical crybaby.
by philosophizer75
Fri Jun 08, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: Rants
Topic: random rants
Replies: 585
Views: 39655

Re: random rants

by most acocunts, a fooptrint left in the sand will likely be washed away by the sea
by philosophizer75
Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2017-2018 NHL season
Replies: 123
Views: 7867

Re: 2017-2018 NHL season

meh, fandom is rooting for a specific set of laundry and the athletic acts displayed upon the field of play. its just gravy when a player actually turns out to be a fun/good person.
by philosophizer75
Fri Jun 08, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Rants
Topic: random rants
Replies: 585
Views: 39655

Re: random rants

by all acocunts, any fooptrint left in the sand will, invariably, be washed away by the sea
by philosophizer75
Fri Jun 08, 2018 3:20 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: RIP Anthony Bourdain
Replies: 35
Views: 1709

Re: RIP Anthony Bourdain

This one is particularly difficult to swallow, I think, because for anybody who was inclined to enjoy the entertainment Bourdain produced, it took about 5 minutes before you felt like he was your cool ass, globe-trotting, cuisine loving, rough around the edges but absolutely endearing uncle. Such an...
by philosophizer75
Wed Jun 06, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Amateur Baseball
Topic: 2018 Actual MLB Draft Day(s) Thread
Replies: 662
Views: 25282

Re: 2018 Actual MLB Draft Day(s) Thread

I'm glad nobody drafted him. What kind of talent is he? If there was no external factors, where do you think he would've been drafted?
by philosophizer75
Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2017-2018 NHL season
Replies: 123
Views: 7867

Re: 2017-2018 NHL season

Living in Maryland, I kind of enjoy their suffering. On the other hand, The Caps winning the Cup will really annoy Pens fans so either way I'm good. Most Pens fans will probably be annoyed by it, yeah. I don't care about the Caps winning it really, they're the team that knocked us out so its better...
by philosophizer75
Fri Jun 01, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2017-2018 NBA Season
Replies: 286
Views: 16624

Re: 2017-2018 NBA Season

The meme is gonna be the one with him holding his hands out and grimacing at JR.

The better picture is the one from behind lebron with him standing and pointing towards the basket and JR dribbling at him like a dumbfounded puppy.
by philosophizer75
Fri Jun 01, 2018 5:05 am
Forum: Social
Topic: Video Game Thread
Replies: 1236
Views: 67198

Re: Video Game Thread

I'm gonna go against the grain and predict you're actually a college student at Michigan State this time around. It's gonna be pretty boring, probably. Do you get to kill Larry Nassar? Could be worth it then. You know, I read the Michigan State comment and really thought about replying something wi...
by philosophizer75
Wed May 30, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: Baseball GIF Thread
Replies: 247
Views: 26302

Re: Baseball GIF Thread

by philosophizer75
Sun May 20, 2018 11:28 pm
Forum: Transactions
Topic: THE Bryce Harper in 2018 Thread
Replies: 392
Views: 30052

Re: THE Bryce Harper in 2018 Thread

Heck, if I'm being fair ... I'm not so sure the Cubs future is necessarily better than the Nationals. I really love Soto, and a core of Soto/Robles/Turner/Rendon plus Scherzer/Strasburg in the short term, and an ownership that you know will spend ... is very, very tantalizing. Sure, KB/Rizzo/Contre...
by philosophizer75
Wed May 16, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 4988
Views: 287533

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Top 3 for us without looking has gotta be KB. Javy, and the third one I would honestly guess Schwarber.

Time to go check.

Edit: from what I see, replace Javy with Willson and you have your 1-2-3.

Still, our position player depth is silly.
by philosophizer75
Thu May 10, 2018 12:26 am
Forum: Events
Topic: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}
Replies: 252
Views: 15076

Re: 2018 HR Derby {Discussion & Transaction Thread}

Holy crap this is the first time in like 3 years of doing this that I've seen an updated list where my name wasnt in the very bottom third!
by philosophizer75
Tue May 01, 2018 6:31 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: The Cardinals
Replies: 2351
Views: 155109

Re: The Cardinals

Never heard of this stat but it says it has to do with Hall of Fame worthiness and Molina is currently just barely outpacing that surefire second ballot HoFer Russell Martin. https://www.baseball-reference.com/leaders/jaws_C.shtml But apparently that only takes offensive value into consideration? I ...
by philosophizer75
Tue Apr 24, 2018 3:26 am
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Baez impresses Baez
Replies: 1338
Views: 91970

Re: Baez impresses Baez

It might be wishful thinking, but if anyone is gonna maintain a hotstreak indefinitely, why not Javier Baez?
by philosophizer75
Tue Apr 17, 2018 3:51 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2017-2018 NHL season
Replies: 123
Views: 7867

Re: 2017-2018 NHL season

Hey I wouldn't mind the Pens three-peating =D> =D> =D>
by philosophizer75
Tue Apr 10, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Social
Topic: TV thread
Replies: 2672
Views: 131042

Re: TV thread

I 100% agree bluescale. The underwater episode is unbelievable.
by philosophizer75
Sun Apr 08, 2018 11:10 pm
Forum: Minor Leagues
Topic: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 4-8-18
Replies: 7
Views: 681

Re: Minor League Discussion & Boxes, 4-8-18

I chuckle every time i see #mekkeswatch

I had forgotten about it until right now.

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