Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Discussion about other teams, non-cubs players, baseball history, sabr vs scouting, etc.
User avatar
weis21
5-Time All-Star
Posts: 8529
Joined: Sat Apr 01, 2006 6:45 am
Location: ECU
x 4751
x 910

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby weis21 » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:38 am

Image
1 x

User avatar
UMFan83
Inner-Circle HOF
Posts: 74183
Joined: Wed Oct 01, 2003 8:42 pm
Location: Southport Ave
x 2261
x 3367
Contact:

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby UMFan83 » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:45 am

Regular Show wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:Man, someone joked that this guy is Meph the other day and TOTALLY COINCIDENTALLY it set him off.


Yes, Sammy Sofa I'm totally coincidentally set off. I'm so angry right now lol.


Just tell us how old you are. If you don’t want to reveal your exact age just tell us whether you are younger or older than Khalil Greene
8 x
Win it for Fred

User avatar
JudasIscariotTheBird
All-Star
Posts: 2497
Joined: Wed Oct 01, 2003 6:05 am
Location: Denver, CO
x 2056
x 862
Contact:

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby JudasIscariotTheBird » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:50 am

UMFan83 wrote:
Regular Show wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:Man, someone joked that this guy is Meph the other day and TOTALLY COINCIDENTALLY it set him off.


Yes, Sammy Sofa I'm totally coincidentally set off. I'm so angry right now lol.


Just tell us how old you are. If you don’t want to reveal your exact age just tell us whether you are younger or older than Khalil Greene

Image
3 x
"None of these signal alarm bells to me"-Boris
"Sublime was driven by their frontman, who was, quite probably, a musical savant." -Anonymous
(Formerly Diceman4221)

User avatar
Splendid Splinter
All-Star
Posts: 2153
Joined: Mon Nov 16, 2009 6:30 am
x 5447
x 130

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Splendid Splinter » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:57 am

Man. This thread is great. It might get to the point where we go back to this thread in the future like Da Bum threads.
0 x

User avatar
Regular Show
All-Star
Posts: 1102
Joined: Mon May 16, 2016 10:16 am
Location: Chicago, IL
x 997
x 258

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Regular Show » Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:07 am

UMFan83 wrote:
Regular Show wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:Man, someone joked that this guy is Meph the other day and TOTALLY COINCIDENTALLY it set him off.


Yes, Sammy Sofa I'm totally coincidentally set off. I'm so angry right now lol.


Just tell us how old you are. If you don’t want to reveal your exact age just tell us whether you are younger or older than Khalil Greene


Fine lol. I'm younger than Khalil Greene by a good amount. Man, I guess I should learn to never criticize a "clever" title ever again.
0 x

User avatar
JudasIscariotTheBird
All-Star
Posts: 2497
Joined: Wed Oct 01, 2003 6:05 am
Location: Denver, CO
x 2056
x 862
Contact:

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby JudasIscariotTheBird » Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:25 am

Regular Show wrote:
UMFan83 wrote:
Regular Show wrote:
Yes, Sammy Sofa I'm totally coincidentally set off. I'm so angry right now lol.


Just tell us how old you are. If you don’t want to reveal your exact age just tell us whether you are younger or older than Khalil Greene


Fine lol. I'm younger than Khalil Greene by a good amount. Man, I guess I should learn to never criticize a "clever" title ever again.

Image
8 x
"None of these signal alarm bells to me"-Boris
"Sublime was driven by their frontman, who was, quite probably, a musical savant." -Anonymous
(Formerly Diceman4221)

User avatar
CoolHandLuke
All-Star
Posts: 4117
Joined: Tue Sep 28, 2004 8:48 pm
Location: Niles
x 22
x 94

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby CoolHandLuke » Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:41 am

Is anyone arguing that it is a clever title? Or a good joke? I think you are missing the point! Which is the point!
0 x

User avatar
Regular Show
All-Star
Posts: 1102
Joined: Mon May 16, 2016 10:16 am
Location: Chicago, IL
x 997
x 258

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Regular Show » Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:46 am

CoolHandLuke wrote:Is anyone arguing that it is a clever title? Or a good joke? I think you are missing the point! Which is the point!


No, I was just saying I'm sick of these threads and someone said it's a joke. I knew it was a (bad) joke, but I wrote "There was a joke. I guess I missed it" and then it took off from there lol.

Oh, I know everyone knows it's not clever or funny. I was just saying I hate these stupid titles is how it started.
0 x

User avatar
Derwood
Stall Monitor
Posts: 66501
Joined: Thu Jul 10, 2003 4:44 pm
Location: 375 Miles East of Wrigley
x 760
x 1531

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Derwood » Tue Mar 20, 2018 2:52 am

But do you love thick onion gravy?
2 x

Bryant's Disco Ball
5-Time All-Star
Posts: 5512
Joined: Thu Apr 30, 2009 1:34 am
Location: Formerly PleasewinCubs
x 1
x 536

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Bryant's Disco Ball » Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:03 am

I feel kind of bad that I don't care about Jorge Soler, either.
0 x
Not saying it will happen, but the Cubs coming back from a 3-1 deficit to win the World Series does seem like the appropriate way to cap off this season and make the 30-for-30 even better.

17 Seconds
Hall of Fame
Posts: 22149
Joined: Wed Jan 16, 2008 2:36 am
x 632
x 1085

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby 17 Seconds » Tue Mar 20, 2018 3:12 am

i thought it was going to be alfaro
0 x

badger
5-Time All-Star
Posts: 7418
Joined: Sun Apr 24, 2005 8:25 pm
Location: Denver
x 266
x 329

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby badger » Tue Mar 20, 2018 5:45 am

I don’t have a horse in this fight but regular show uses lol way too much to be older than 25.
1 x

bearjuice
Role Player
Posts: 76
Joined: Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:23 pm
Location: TX
x 2

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby bearjuice » Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:05 pm

Clickbait? This sucks OP. NSBB is better than this ...
0 x
"We have to go out there and kill the Cardinals," Zambrano said.

User avatar
Banedon
Curse You!
Posts: 65213
Joined: Wed Jun 18, 2003 9:36 pm
Location: Kidding Myself
x 4080
x 4108

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Banedon » Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:07 pm

bearjuice wrote:Clickbait? This sucks OP. NSBB is better than this ...


Image
3 x
Image

User avatar
Sammy Sofa
Licks Butts
Posts: 73824
Joined: Sat Oct 22, 2005 3:45 am
Location: Washington DC
x 7705
x 10430

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Sammy Sofa » Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:09 pm

It's odd that more people give a horsefeathers about likely bust Jorge Soler theoretically getting caught for PEDs than the sneaky thread that made it sound like Bryant destroyed his leg.
0 x
► Show Spoiler

bearjuice
Role Player
Posts: 76
Joined: Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:23 pm
Location: TX
x 2

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby bearjuice » Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:19 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:It's odd that more people give a horsefeathers about likely bust Jorge Soler theoretically getting caught for PEDs than the sneaky thread that made it sound like Bryant destroyed his leg.


That sucked too ...
0 x
"We have to go out there and kill the Cardinals," Zambrano said.

User avatar
Bobson Dugnutt
All-Star
Posts: 1735
Joined: Tue Jun 24, 2003 9:19 pm
Location: Ukrainian Village
x 1087
x 706

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Bobson Dugnutt » Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:52 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:It's odd that more people give a horsefeathers about likely bust Jorge Soler theoretically getting caught for PEDs than the sneaky thread that made it sound like Bryant destroyed his leg.


maybe everyone has just come around to your evaluations of their respective attractiveness. soler is a bust, but a PED suspension is too cruel a fate for such a sexy man.
4 x
Image

User avatar
OleMissCub
Hall of Fame
Posts: 36578
Joined: Sun Jun 01, 2003 6:32 am
x 918
x 1223

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby OleMissCub » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:04 pm

badger wrote:I don’t have a horse in this fight but regular show uses lol way too much to be older than 25.



Beat me to it.

Has me kinda nostalgic though. I think many of us were like 20 when we joined 15 years ago.
0 x
Image

User avatar
Sammy Sofa
Licks Butts
Posts: 73824
Joined: Sat Oct 22, 2005 3:45 am
Location: Washington DC
x 7705
x 10430

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Sammy Sofa » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:25 pm

Also: "clickbait" is one of those terms parroted so often at this point that most of the time it's incorrectly. This, for example, is not "clickbait." The only people clicking on the thread are people already at the board. "Clickbait" is something designed to snag visitors who see a link/headline/etc. in a search engine or a feed or something along those lines. Do a Google search for "Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's" and tell me when you find NSBB.
2 x
► Show Spoiler

User avatar
Sammy Sofa
Licks Butts
Posts: 73824
Joined: Sat Oct 22, 2005 3:45 am
Location: Washington DC
x 7705
x 10430

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Sammy Sofa » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:27 pm

Spoiler: even adding things like "NSBB" or "northside" to the title doesn't bring up this thread.
0 x
► Show Spoiler

User avatar
jersey cubs fan
Inner-Circle HOF
Posts: 57504
Joined: Mon Apr 09, 2007 6:38 pm
Location: Hoboken squat cobbler
x 1943
x 6369

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby jersey cubs fan » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:37 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:It's odd that more people give a horsefeathers about likely bust Jorge Soler theoretically getting caught for PEDs than the sneaky thread that made it sound like Bryant destroyed his leg.

I stand by that thread, unlike Bryant, who can't stand on account of the knee surgery.


Also this is a good thread title.
7 x
longhotsummer wrote:I realize now, any opposing viewpoint, will not be tolerated.

User avatar
David
Inner-Circle HOF
Posts: 60071
Joined: Thu Nov 13, 2003 12:33 am
Location: Chicago
x 7108
x 4314

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby David » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:40 pm

Bobson Dugnutt wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:It's odd that more people give a horsefeathers about likely bust Jorge Soler theoretically getting caught for PEDs than the sneaky thread that made it sound like Bryant destroyed his leg.


maybe everyone has just come around to your evaluations of their respective attractiveness. soler is a bust, but a PED suspension is too cruel a fate for such a sexy man.


Plus Kris Bryant is a real life Disney prince looking weirdo.
0 x
Image

The Cubs’ transaction list under Epstein and Hoyer reads like a work of fiction, a wish-fulfillment list composed in hindsight.

User avatar
Sammy Sofa
Licks Butts
Posts: 73824
Joined: Sat Oct 22, 2005 3:45 am
Location: Washington DC
x 7705
x 10430

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Sammy Sofa » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:42 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:Spoiler: even adding things like "NSBB" or "northside" to the title doesn't bring up this thread.


Upon reflection, I feel slightly bad that the crux of my argument here is, "NOBODY KNOWS YOUR MESSAGE BOARD EXISTS EXCEPT FOR US LONELY WEIRDOS, TIM."
0 x
► Show Spoiler

User avatar
Sammy Sofa
Licks Butts
Posts: 73824
Joined: Sat Oct 22, 2005 3:45 am
Location: Washington DC
x 7705
x 10430

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Sammy Sofa » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:42 pm

Good parallel thinking with "weirdo" there.
1 x
► Show Spoiler

User avatar
Banedon
Curse You!
Posts: 65213
Joined: Wed Jun 18, 2003 9:36 pm
Location: Kidding Myself
x 4080
x 4108

Re: Jorge suspended 80 games for PED's

Postby Banedon » Tue Mar 20, 2018 1:49 pm

Sammy Sofa wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:Spoiler: even adding things like "NSBB" or "northside" to the title doesn't bring up this thread.


Upon reflection, I feel slightly bad that the crux of my argument here is, "NOBODY KNOWS YOUR MESSAGE BOARD EXISTS EXCEPT FOR US LONELY WEIRDOS, TIM."


And people that are curious if Jim Hendry ever thought Sam Fuld was untouchable....




ok, the weirdos thing stands.
1 x
Image


Return to “General Baseball Discussion”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests