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by bd811
Tue Oct 17, 2017 2:43 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread
Replies: 2454
Views: 115098

Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

There was an article a year or two ago that talked about expansion and relocation. If I remember correctly, the general plan was to relocate Oakland and Tampa first and then add two expansion teams, so the end result is 32 teams with 4 new cities getting franchises. I'm curious if that's still the g...
by bd811
Mon Oct 16, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread
Replies: 2454
Views: 115098

Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Tim wrote:I presume getting rid of AL/NL would also bring DH for everyone.


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by bd811
Sat Oct 14, 2017 8:50 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: TV thread
Replies: 1740
Views: 65307

Re: TV thread

Brian wrote:I though the first two Nathan For You episodes were dissapointing, but Andy vs. Uber was amazing.


I wasn't feeling the chili one, but I thought the first one was great.
by bd811
Sat Oct 14, 2017 1:15 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: Jim Hendry rides again
Replies: 19
Views: 572

Re: Jim Hendry rides again

TomtheBombadil wrote:All he had to do was sign Beltran....goooooodammit James


This still haunts me.
by bd811
Tue Oct 10, 2017 8:53 pm
Forum: Social
Topic: Harvey Weinstein and the sweet sweet can
Replies: 92
Views: 2328

Re: Harvey Weinstein and the sweet sweet can

man, the affleck brothers are such scum.
by bd811
Tue Oct 10, 2017 5:22 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NBA Offseason
Replies: 109
Views: 3622

Re: NBA Offseason

davell wrote:https://twitter.com/KCJHoop/status/917783597901328385

Lol


so good.
by bd811
Sat Oct 07, 2017 1:36 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals
Replies: 296
Views: 10117

Re: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals

David wrote:http://www.wnff.net/index.php?topic=35786.0

get a load of the hot takes by this slate guy

also half their board still doesn't know kyle's name


kyle is the reverse javy baez
by bd811
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:34 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Playoff Roster?
Replies: 36
Views: 973

Re: Playoff Roster?

if it turns out Jake is good to go, they could add Rondon back in for the NLCS, right? Yes, you get the opportunity to pick a 25 man roster each round. Last year they took out a position player for another reliever for the NLCS, probably because of the 5 to 7 game series shift. so you're telling me...
by bd811
Fri Oct 06, 2017 7:22 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Playoff Roster?
Replies: 36
Views: 973

Re: Playoff Roster?

if it turns out Jake is good to go, they could add Rondon back in for the NLCS, right?
by bd811
Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals
Replies: 296
Views: 10117

Re: Discuss NLDS vs. Dusty Baker's Nationals

making daniel murphy look silly a couple of times in key situations would certainly be a great way for him to redeem himself.
by bd811
Fri Sep 29, 2017 6:52 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: The Cardinals
Replies: 1968
Views: 103410

Re: The Cardinals

yeah i mean i wouldn't exactly be laughing at them for acquiring josh donaldson
by bd811
Thu Sep 28, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 3680
Views: 169143

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

That, surprisingly, was not a Bum moment. Really? horsefeathers...who was it? Erik? Some rando dude called Chuck_Cubs!, who had a poster of The Love Guru as his avatar: http://www.northsidebaseball.com/archive/viewtopic.php?f=15&t=52926&p=2090310&hilit=thick+onion+gravy#p2090310 His rel...
by bd811
Tue Sep 26, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: General Baseball Discussion
Topic: The Cardinals
Replies: 1968
Views: 103410

Re: The Cardinals

i mean, this phrase has been floating around probably for at least a decade.
by bd811
Mon Sep 25, 2017 9:17 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Bulls offseason
Replies: 352
Views: 10106

Re: Bulls offseason

man, this team is going to be atrocious.
by bd811
Mon Sep 25, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 3680
Views: 169143

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

man, i know lester has struggled mightily for much of this season, but i guess i hadn't appropriately recalibrated my expections of him. it's crazy that there's even a discussion of him versus lackey, but yeah, i guess you have to consider it if he doesn't round into form. ultimately, though, i don'...
by bd811
Mon Sep 18, 2017 2:36 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Despite Schwarber's Low BA do You Bring Him Back Next Year?
Replies: 46
Views: 1694

Re: Despite Schwarber's Low BA do You Bring Him Back Next Year?

Bull wrote: He's a replacement level player


Nope
by bd811
Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:56 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NBA Offseason
Replies: 109
Views: 3622

Re: NBA Offseason

lmao what a horsefeathers dork.
by bd811
Sat Sep 16, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: I like Gold Gloves and I cannot lie: the Jason Heyward thread
Replies: 588
Views: 33563

Re: I like Gold Gloves and I cannot lie: the Jason Heyward thread

Derwood wrote:He's such an enigma. When he squares up a ball, his home run swing is so pretty. Is he just overthinking everything? Maybe he should shotgun a couple beers before every at bat to chill the eff out


see, my idea is already going places. it could make a killing for Cubs charities.
by bd811
Sat Sep 16, 2017 9:50 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: I like Gold Gloves and I cannot lie: the Jason Heyward thread
Replies: 588
Views: 33563

Re: I like Gold Gloves and I cannot lie: the Jason Heyward thread

next year the Cubs should hold a season long promotion where fans get to submit hitting advice to heyward and he's required to implement a different tip each game.
by bd811
Fri Sep 15, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: Polls
Topic: which sport's title is hardest to repeat?
Replies: 19
Views: 603

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.


june.
by bd811
Fri Sep 08, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: Baez impresses Baez
Replies: 746
Views: 41917

Re: Baez impresses Baez

i like going to his fg page to see that hitting .270/.314/.484 is somehow less productive adjusted to league avg than his empty average 2015 cameo: .289/.325/.408 hashtag juiced balls I feel like the juiced ball craze somehow missed the Cubs. Other than Happ and maybe Contreras, everyone's power pr...
by bd811
Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 3680
Views: 169143

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

Duke Silver wrote:Stanton's hit one on the birthday of every one of Addison Russell's children this year.



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by bd811
Thu Sep 07, 2017 5:07 pm
Forum: Cubs Discussions
Topic: General Cubs Chit-Chat
Replies: 3680
Views: 169143

Re: General Cubs Chit-Chat

you may be thinking of noah syndergaard, whose birthday is August 29th, the same date of his last 4 surgeries. Speaking of the Mets, how are their fans feeling these days? The horsefeathering Cubs, the losers of all losers, the best joke in all of horsefeathering sports, are world champions, and he...
by bd811
Thu Sep 07, 2017 2:04 am
Forum: Social
Topic: podcast thread
Replies: 212
Views: 8714

Re: podcast thread

I just finished the World War 1 series a few weeks ago, which was the first one I've listened to. It was fascinating.

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