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Old 10-22-2012, 10:22 PM   #166
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That's factually incorrect.

The A-Rod to Boston trade was vetoed not by MLB, but by the player's association. The reasoning had nothing to do with a team choosing to pay more or less of a contract, rather A-Rod volunteering to take a pay cut.

Ahh, yes. My bad. Dang it.
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Old 10-22-2012, 10:29 PM   #167
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It's for that reason that I don't think the Yankees try to trade Rodriguez. For the amount they'd have to pay to get rid of him, it's better to just have him play this year.

What I'm trying to say is, I don't want the Phillies to consider Rodriguez or Granderson or anyone else like that.
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Old 10-22-2012, 11:08 PM   #168
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Guys, I don't know much about MLB history, but...is this for real? Like, is it actually called this by people?

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I'm thinking Detroit and San Francisco
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Old 10-23-2012, 02:53 PM   #170
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Jeffrey Loria strikes again: Ozzie Guillen has been fired after one season. Could Toronto be his next destination?
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Old 10-23-2012, 08:23 PM   #171
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Guys, I don't know much about MLB history, but...is this for real? Like, is it actually called this by people?

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Before boner was slang for an erection, it referred to a boneheaded move.
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Old 10-23-2012, 08:50 PM   #172
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I hope Boner's OK.
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Old 10-24-2012, 01:25 AM   #173
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Before boner was slang for an erection, it referred to a boneheaded move.
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Old 10-24-2012, 02:42 AM   #174
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Old 10-24-2012, 10:39 AM   #175
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Jeffrey Loria strikes again: Ozzie Guillen has been fired after one season. Could Toronto be his next destination?
Christ.

Ozzie is a bimbo but Loria is an asshat. Why he didn't get another season is beyond me.
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Old 10-24-2012, 08:15 PM   #176
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Go Giants.

Since the Tigers skullfucked the Yankees, I'm forced to root for them so the skullfucking wasn't in vain.
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Old 10-24-2012, 08:39 PM   #178
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In order of preference: Yankees, Nationals, Reds, Athletics, Giants, Orioles, Tigers, Rangers, Braves, Cardinals.
go giants i guess



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Why would anyone be for the Giants unless they're either longtime fans or from San Fran? They just won the damn thing two years ago.
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Why would anyone be for the Giants unless they're either longtime fans or from San Fran? They just won the damn thing two years ago.
Agreed. Go Tigs. Do it for Karl.
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