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Old 07-13-2011, 06:32 PM   #886
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I thought there was something around the lines that K-Rod said he'd only accept a trade to a team where he would be a closer? Or was that only to a winning team?
Boras, his new agent, said that “Closers don’t make good setup men. Does anyone want an unhappy setup man in their clubhouse?”

That was after he convinced Levine to sign Soriano, of course.
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While in Montreal, someone said to me that they still miss the Expos. I had to feign sympathy.
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If you didn't see Brian Wilson's post game chat with Pedro Gomez, here it is....Check out their exchange at the 1:20 mark.

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Brian Wilson doesn't amuse me.
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They did bring up MN losing the North Stars. If Montreal lost the Habs, well then that would be tragic. And, I could sympathize.
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I never use the word tragic when it comes to losing sports franchises. But losing the Expos certainly hurt a lot more people in Montreal and Quebec than you realize. Don't look at the dwindling attendance figures as any indication as to the following the team had, there were A LOT of fans. However, by the end things got to the point where people just gave up all hope and found other things to do. Which, in the summer, there is no shortage of events to attend in Montreal.
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I have been to Canada too many times now to have NOT hit a strip club yet--total heterosexual fail.
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I have been to Canada too many times now to have NOT hit a strip club yet--total heterosexual fail.
Next time we're both in Montreal I'll take you, and you can leave the architect behind.
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