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Tyler Skaggs Dead (Angels Pitcher)

Postby CubinNY » Mon Jul 01, 2019 11:51 pm

27, no details. Man, that sucks.
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Postby d_money » Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:01 am

Damn...
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Postby Bote McBoteface » Tue Jul 02, 2019 12:04 am

What the horsefeathers?
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Postby OleMissCub » Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:00 am

Imagine thinking this was an appropriate thing to tweet.

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Postby Hairyducked Idiot » Tue Jul 02, 2019 1:04 am

OleMissCub wrote:Imagine thinking this was an appropriate thing to tweet.



He'll get the attention he was angling for.
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Postby CyHawk_Cub » Tue Jul 02, 2019 4:24 am

I'm not even surprised a little bit the doofus tweeted that.
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Postby itisallpartoftheplan » Tue Jul 02, 2019 4:26 am

Dan McLaughlin has lost his mind...
Edit: Just realized it’s not the Cards announcer but still incredibly bad post.



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Postby Sammy Sofa » Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:26 am

Thread title says "Angles," FYI.
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Re: Tyler Skaggs Dead (Angels Pitcher)

Postby CubinNY » Tue Jul 02, 2019 3:33 pm

CubinNY wrote:27, no details. Man, that sucks.
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Postby Andy » Tue Jul 02, 2019 3:50 pm

I didn't see the full article, but apparently an Orange County Register article said the police are now ruling out suicide. I wonder if he had some undiagnosed heart condition.
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Postby Derwood » Tue Jul 02, 2019 3:54 pm

Andy wrote:I didn't see the full article, but apparently an Orange County Register article said the police are now ruling out suicide. I wonder if he had some undiagnosed heart condition.


or mixed medications? Medication/alcohol issues?
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Re: Tyler Skaggs Dead (Angels Pitcher)

Postby abmillis » Wed Jul 03, 2019 4:04 am

Had a friend who was in college a few years ago, healthy, clean-living, etc. Had a bit of a cold or something similarly small, took some OTC medicine, didnt wake up the next morning. 22 years old, a couple months from college graduation and she just didn't get up one morning. Please do not rush to assume Skaggs was into something bad. It may well be proven eventually that he was, but right now I'm thinking awful tragedy and nothing else.
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Postby d_money » Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:10 pm

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WTF


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Postby javy knows my name » Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:24 pm

d_money wrote:
Brian wrote:

WTF


Wowwwww, that's despicable on the part of the family. What horrible people.
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Re: Tyler Skaggs Dead (Angels Pitcher)

Postby Cubswin11 » Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:30 pm

javy knows my name wrote:
d_money wrote:
Brian wrote:

WTF


Wowwwww, that's despicable on the part of the family. What horrible people.

What? If there’s someone in the organization enabling drug abuse and prescribing/supplying these guys drugs they don’t need they should absolutely be investigated.
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Postby javy knows my name » Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:44 pm

Cubswin11 wrote:
javy knows my name wrote:
d_money wrote:WTF


Wowwwww, that's despicable on the part of the family. What horrible people.

What? If there’s someone in the organization enabling drug abuse and prescribing/supplying these guys drugs they don’t need they should absolutely be investigated.


Did you read the article? They're just blindly lashing out trying to blame someone bc they can't handle that he had a substance abuse problem. horsefeathers them.
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Postby Cubswin11 » Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:02 pm

javy knows my name wrote:
Cubswin11 wrote:
javy knows my name wrote:
Wowwwww, that's despicable on the part of the family. What horrible people.

What? If there’s someone in the organization enabling drug abuse and prescribing/supplying these guys drugs they don’t need they should absolutely be investigated.


Did you read the article? They're just blindly lashing out trying to blame someone bc they can't handle that he had a substance abuse problem. horsefeathers them.

Sure I get they’re trying to place blame and would prefer not to accept their son/husband was just an addict but even if it’s misguided he was still getting the drugs from somewhere and if someone in the organization was enabling/facilitating it, it should be investigated.
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Postby ConstableRabbit » Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:06 pm

Cubswin11 wrote:
javy knows my name wrote:
Cubswin11 wrote:What? If there’s someone in the organization enabling drug abuse and prescribing/supplying these guys drugs they don’t need they should absolutely be investigated.


Did you read the article? They're just blindly lashing out trying to blame someone bc they can't handle that he had a substance abuse problem. horsefeathers them.

Sure I get they’re trying to place blame and would prefer not to accept their son/husband was just an addict but even if it’s misguided he was still getting the drugs from somewhere and if someone in the organization was enabling/facilitating it, it should be investigated.

Especially if it was known that he had a problem and the team doctor for example wrote him a script for these drugs.
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Re: Tyler Skaggs Dead (Angels Pitcher)

Postby Gmoney08 » Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:29 pm

javy knows my name wrote:
Cubswin11 wrote:
javy knows my name wrote:
Wowwwww, that's despicable on the part of the family. What horrible people.

What? If there’s someone in the organization enabling drug abuse and prescribing/supplying these guys drugs they don’t need they should absolutely be investigated.


Did you read the article? They're just blindly lashing out trying to blame someone bc they can't handle that he had a substance abuse problem. horsefeathers them.


Its not blind at all. Rumblings from other MLB organizations is that an Angels employee has been giving opiods to many players to treat pain.
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Postby SouthSideRyan » Fri Aug 30, 2019 9:38 pm

Yea horsefeathers that family for being angry about their loved one dying
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Postby jersey cubs fan » Sat Aug 31, 2019 11:21 am

javy knows my name wrote:
d_money wrote:
Brian wrote:

WTF


Wowwwww, that's despicable on the part of the family. What horrible people.

There’s a lot of despicable stuff in this world, a family being upset with an apparent supplier of opioids is not one of them.
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Re: Tyler Skaggs Dead (Angels Pitcher)

Postby Sammy Sofa » Sat Aug 31, 2019 1:19 pm

I wonder if it was a case of him wanting Oxy, and then ending up with some laced/cut with fentanyl. Seems like that's what ends up killing so many people who seek out non prescription Oxy, especially when alcohol is involved.
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