General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Discussion about other teams, non-cubs players, baseball history, sabr vs scouting, etc.
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby TBS Playoffs Insider » Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:21 pm

my backup plan is a job making $10k a year, so no worries there
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby David » Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:22 pm

god damnit...what the hell is his name

it's at the tip of my tongue
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby Ding Dong Johnson » Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:42 pm

NOBODY TELL HIM!
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Postby SouthSideRyan » Thu Nov 09, 2017 9:54 pm

Mubad Eerf
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby David » Fri Nov 10, 2017 1:23 am

kind of funny i eventually remembered bc sulley used the word "levy" in one of the replies to him
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby Sammy Sofa » Fri Nov 10, 2017 1:45 am

Can I have "numnuts" as my new status?
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby Splendid Splinter » Fri Nov 10, 2017 2:59 am

Btw... I asked my buddy Brian who lived/worked at Windermere at the same time as Da Bum about him. His response? "Don't ever mention his name again." LOL
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Splendid Splinter wrote:Btw... I asked my buddy Brian who lived/worked at Windermere at the same time as Da Bum about him. His response? "Don't ever mention his name again." LOL


please get brian an account asap
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Postby Sammy Sofa » Fri Nov 10, 2017 1:07 pm

Splendid Splinter wrote:Btw... I asked my buddy Brian who lived/worked at Windermere at the same time as Da Bum about him. His response? "Don't ever mention his name again." LOL


Hahahah! Man, you gotta press this.
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby biittner77 » Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:00 pm

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Splendid Splinter wrote:Btw... I asked my buddy Brian who lived/worked at Windermere at the same time as Da Bum about him. His response? "Don't ever mention his name again." LOL


Hahahah! Man, you gotta press this.


Yeah that was probably the worst thing he could have possibly said unless it's followed by a 20 minute diatribe about the misguided adventures of said Bum.
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby SouthSideRyan » Fri Nov 10, 2017 4:32 pm

This is David's story all over again.
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Postby David » Fri Nov 10, 2017 5:01 pm

SouthSideRyan wrote:This is David's story all over again.


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Postby David » Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:34 pm

Do you guys remember fastball.com?
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Postby jersey cubs fan » Fri Nov 10, 2017 11:08 pm

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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby David » Fri Nov 10, 2017 11:27 pm

jersey cubs fan wrote:https://twitter.com/Crewsett/status/929120512206426112

I've always thought this guy was a moron
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby davell » Mon Nov 13, 2017 5:50 pm

Beltran is retiring......

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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby David » Fri Nov 17, 2017 7:36 pm



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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby Splendid Splinter » Sat Nov 18, 2017 2:46 pm

biittner77 wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:
Splendid Splinter wrote:Btw... I asked my buddy Brian who lived/worked at Windermere at the same time as Da Bum about him. His response? "Don't ever mention his name again." LOL


Hahahah! Man, you gotta press this.


Yeah that was probably the worst thing he could have possibly said unless it's followed by a 20 minute diatribe about the misguided adventures of said Bum.


You were close, but it was ~15 minutes of the craziest/dumbest/annoying/etc people he had to deal with during his time there. He wouldn't go more into Da Bum at that time. I'll ask him again next time I see him.
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby treebird » Sat Nov 18, 2017 3:15 pm

Splendid Splinter wrote:
biittner77 wrote:
Sammy Sofa wrote:
Hahahah! Man, you gotta press this.


Yeah that was probably the worst thing he could have possibly said unless it's followed by a 20 minute diatribe about the misguided adventures of said Bum.


You were close, but it was ~15 minutes of the craziest/dumbest/annoying/etc people he had to deal with during his time there. He wouldn't go more into Da Bum at that time. I'll ask him again next time I see him.


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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby TomtheBombadil » Sun Nov 19, 2017 12:05 am

2018’s going to be such a badass MLB season even before teams start making moves.
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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby David » Sun Nov 26, 2017 4:21 pm

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Re: General Baseball Chit-Chat Thread

Postby Rob » Sun Nov 26, 2017 8:31 pm

For reasons I hope not to understand, Neifi Perez is currently at the top of Fangraphs most searched players.
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