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Postby Cubswin11 » Fri Sep 01, 2017 3:37 am

horsefeathers it, he's gonna have to be the Schwarber for the playoffs this year

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Postby Duke Silver » Fri Sep 01, 2017 11:23 am

This sucks. Hopefully he can get healthy by October.
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Postby Old Style » Fri Sep 01, 2017 3:27 pm

PF is a mf'er. I fear the day it comes back for me.
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Postby David » Fri Sep 01, 2017 3:56 pm

Old Style wrote:PF is a mf'er. I fear the day it comes back for me.


i got it for the first time from going an hour on a treadmill this past winter. wasn't even a super intense hour. anyway, it took like a month to go away and was like a stabbing pain whenever i walked. awful.

any cardio i've done since has been low impact.
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Postby Jaxbro » Sat Sep 16, 2017 7:10 pm

He's back
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Re: Addison Russell

Postby cl smooth » Sat Sep 16, 2017 7:47 pm

Jaxbro wrote:He's back


In Pog form.
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Postby JudasIscariotTheBird » Sat Sep 16, 2017 10:47 pm

cl smooth wrote:
Jaxbro wrote:He's back


In Pog form.

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Postby Post Count Padder » Fri Jan 12, 2018 9:28 pm

Am I the only one who never knew this?

The full name on Russell's birth certificate is Geoffreye O'Neal Addison Robert Watts Jr III.


Addison's unusual first name comes from a character played by actor Bruce Willis on the 1980s hit television show Moonlighting. His mother, Milany Ocampo-Russell, was a great fan of Willis and his character, detective David Addison, and decided to name her son after him. It is only a coincidence that Wrigley Field's address is 1060 W. Addison Street. His full name was much longer, with his original first name being the oddly-spelled Geoffreye; when his mother married his stepfather when Addison was 13, he got to choose the name he would go by and selected Addison, combined with his stepfather's last name of Russell.
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Re: Addison Russell

Postby Bobson Dugnutt » Fri Jan 12, 2018 9:30 pm

that's good so he's able to name like six of his kids after him before he has to start doubling up
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Re: Addison Russell

Postby David » Fri Jan 12, 2018 9:30 pm

Post Count Padder wrote:Am I the only one who never knew this?

The full name on Russell's birth certificate is Geoffreye O'Neal Addison Robert Watts Jr III.


Addison's unusual first name comes from a character played by actor Bruce Willis on the 1980s hit television show Moonlighting. His mother, Milany Ocampo-Russell, was a great fan of Willis and his character, detective David Addison, and decided to name her son after him. It is only a coincidence that Wrigley Field's address is 1060 W. Addison Street. His full name was much longer, with his original first name being the oddly-spelled Geoffreye; when his mother married his stepfather when Addison was 13, he got to choose the name he would go by and selected Addison, combined with his stepfather's last name of Russell.


I knew the Moonlighting thing re: Addison, but I can't remember for sure if I knew he had that crazy long name. I think I did.
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Re: Addison Russell

Postby Derwood » Fri Jan 12, 2018 9:59 pm

Other fun with names:

Bryant's full first name is Kristopher (gross)
Almora's first name is Reinaldo
Heyward's middle name is Alias
Javy's first name is Ednel
Hendricks' middle name is Christian
Wade Davis' middle name is Allen, which ALMOST makes him a serial killer (Wayne Allen seems to be the first/middle name of many murderers)
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Re: Addison Russell

Postby Cubswin11 » Fri Jan 12, 2018 10:02 pm

I knew he had a crazy long and odd name. Don’t remember where I learned that but I think it was Len during a broadcast. I still don’t get how you can you be a III and a Jr.
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Postby UMFan83 » Fri Jan 12, 2018 10:07 pm

Derwood wrote:Hendricks' middle name is Christian


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Re: Addison Russell

Postby jersey cubs fan » Wed Mar 07, 2018 4:27 pm

Give the lady some help Addison

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Re: Addison Russell

Postby Sammy Sofa » Wed Mar 07, 2018 4:39 pm

Man, how come this thread still has such a lame title?
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Postby squally1313 » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:09 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:Man, how come this thread still has such a lame title?

Eh, he's easily the lamest member of the core of this team. I'm fine with it.
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Re: Addison Russell

Postby Sammy Sofa » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:20 pm

Sure, but the options are fruitful and multiplying.
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Postby jersey cubs fan » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:23 pm

Addison Russell is like my third grade daughter, doing multiplication but not really understanding what it means.
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Postby Sammy Sofa » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:27 pm

If you could somehow turn this into a thread title we'd be set:

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Postby Andy » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:28 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:Man, how come this thread still has such a lame title?

It was called "Addison Russell is awesome and deserves a thread" until the whole 'maybe possibly hit his wife' thing happened.
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Re: Addison Russell

Postby Sammy Sofa » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:28 pm

For the lap Addisonowski must wear a cap
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Re: Addison Russell

Postby David » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:31 pm

Andy wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:Man, how come this thread still has such a lame title?

It was called "Addison Russell is awesome and deserves a thread" until the whole 'maybe possibly hit his wife' thing happened.


i want to say that was a different thread because i thought i started that one in 2015 around when/before he came up

but i could be wrong

edit - nevermind, it absolutely was this one. i could've sworn we had a russell thread in 2015 tho.
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Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Wed Mar 07, 2018 5:34 pm

"It's Addison Russell's Thread"

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Re: Addison Russell

Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:16 pm

more surprising than finding out there's a television program out there called "superior donuts" was finding out it's in its 2nd season
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