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Re: The Cardinals

Postby TBS Playoffs Insider » Tue Feb 14, 2017 8:55 pm

on the upside for them, he's not dead
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby d_money » Tue Feb 14, 2017 10:00 pm

TBS Playoffs Insider wrote:on the upside for them, he's not dead

I - like many, was thinking the same thing! Suck it Cards.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Banedon » Wed Feb 15, 2017 2:24 pm

Confirmed, TJS for Reyes.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Andy » Wed Feb 15, 2017 7:03 pm

Bummer. I didn't want him to get hurt. Just wanted him to stink.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Banedon » Wed Feb 15, 2017 8:56 pm

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Plans to throw his first bullpen on Friday. Sat out today due to soreness in shoulder/triceps.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Transmogrified Tiger » Wed Feb 15, 2017 9:02 pm

Probably trying to get a DL stint to start the year so he doesn't have to face Rizzo.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Bobson Dugnutt » Wed Feb 15, 2017 9:36 pm

Andy wrote:Bummer. I didn't want him to get hurt. Just wanted him to stink.


i'm ok with waiting til next year for him to stink
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby CubInOK » Sun Feb 19, 2017 3:57 pm

I get the feeling BFsIB will start asking to trade Fowler by the end of spring training.

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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Sammy Sofa » Sun Feb 19, 2017 4:12 pm

If something as basic as someone's wife and daughter wanting to see their relatives dings in your reptile brain as being "anti-Trump," then maaaaaaaaaaaaybe it should be clicking that you have chosen very poorly in your life.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Duke Silver » Sun Feb 19, 2017 5:12 pm

CubInOK wrote:I get the feeling BFsIB will start asking to trade Fowler by the end of spring training.



It comes as very little surprise that the Cards fan from Pekin, IL thinks this, considering he lives in a town that's high school nickname was the Pekin Chinks until the 1980s.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby CubinNY » Sun Feb 19, 2017 6:15 pm

Duke Silver wrote:
CubInOK wrote:I get the feeling BFsIB will start asking to trade Fowler by the end of spring training.



It comes as very little surprise that the Cards fan from Pekin, IL thinks this, considering he lives in a town that's high school nickname was the Pekin Chinks until the 1980s.

Mouthbreathers.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Cubswin11 » Sun Feb 19, 2017 6:29 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:If something as basic as someone's wife and daughter wanting to see their relatives dings in your reptile brain as being "anti-Trump," then maaaaaaaaaaaaybe it should be clicking that you have chosen very poorly in your life.

Yeah, unless that USA Today article left out quotes I don't get how you see what he said as "anti-Trump." He just basically acknowledged that it affected his personal travel plans and that was unfortunate, essentially.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby NOLA » Sun Feb 19, 2017 7:14 pm

Cubswin11 wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:If something as basic as someone's wife and daughter wanting to see their relatives dings in your reptile brain as being "anti-Trump," then maaaaaaaaaaaaybe it should be clicking that you have chosen very poorly in your life.

Yeah, unless that USA Today article left out quotes I don't get how you see what he said as "anti-Trump." He just basically acknowledged that it affected his personal travel plans and that was unfortunate, essentially.

If you question any aspect of the Supreme Leader, you are anti-Trump.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby David » Sun Feb 19, 2017 7:23 pm

this is actually making me angry

couldn't he have signed anywhere else ugh
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby David » Sun Feb 19, 2017 7:24 pm

NOLA wrote:
Cubswin11 wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:If something as basic as someone's wife and daughter wanting to see their relatives dings in your reptile brain as being "anti-Trump," then maaaaaaaaaaaaybe it should be clicking that you have chosen very poorly in your life.

Yeah, unless that USA Today article left out quotes I don't get how you see what he said as "anti-Trump." He just basically acknowledged that it affected his personal travel plans and that was unfortunate, essentially.

If you question any aspect of the Supreme Leader, you are anti-Trump.


the funny thing is, one of those first two guys was already getting pissed at trump on inauguration weekend (and was tweeting about it)

https://twitter.com/MikeWeghorst/with_replies
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Re: The Cardinals

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Re: The Cardinals

Postby eee123 » Mon Feb 20, 2017 7:54 am

Oops, double post.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Pushfrog98 » Mon Feb 20, 2017 3:05 pm

Duke Silver wrote:
CubInOK wrote:I get the feeling BFsIB will start asking to trade Fowler by the end of spring training.



It comes as very little surprise that the Cards fan from Pekin, IL thinks this, considering he lives in a town that's high school nickname was the Pekin Chinks until the 1980s.

My Soph. year of high school, we had a track meet in Pekin. Just outside the track was a sign that said "Coloreds must be in by dark."

This was in 1996.

It wasn't there the next time we went to Pekin, so we're not sure if it was just some idiot who posted the sign, but it looked legit. Either way, it was a good indicator of what kind of horsefeathers Towne Pekin is.
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Re: The Cardinals

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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Moller » Tue Feb 21, 2017 7:05 am

http://sports.yahoo.com/news/how-10-fac ... 23704.html

More on the BFIB and Dex, good article by Passan.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Banedon » Tue Feb 21, 2017 1:16 pm

squally1313 wrote:http://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/18726190/rick-ankiel-drank-games-calm-nerves

There's so many places you can go with this.


After watching the video that Sammy posted about Mackey Sasser...Ankiel's story interests me.
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Cubfanintheknow » Tue Feb 21, 2017 3:26 pm

Moller wrote:http://sports.yahoo.com/news/how-10-facebook-comments-tell-the-story-of-dexter-fowler-the-cardinals-and-america-in-2017-171623704.html

More on the BFIB and Dex, good article by Passan.


Helluvan article. And with so, so many fans speaking out against Dexter, it's amazing how quiet the Cardinals organization is. Stick up for the guy!!!
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Re: The Cardinals

Postby David » Mon Feb 27, 2017 11:04 pm

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Re: The Cardinals

Postby Banedon » Tue Feb 28, 2017 1:10 am

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Now get a video of him getting his first paycheck. I bet it's a slightly different reaction.
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