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Post#181 » by bluejerseyjinx » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:26 pm

Cactus Jack wrote:
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Cactus Jack wrote:Blow a 6 run lead in the 9th. A :censored: joke. F this team.

It was fun while it lasted.

You guys having a better week 2?

The team is 2-7. Similar start last year. It's been a pattern & not a good one.

My team as well has started out poorly. No way would I ever give up so early in the season. Takes about 6 weeks before things start to sort itself out. I'm not worried about my team despite the slow start.
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Post#182 » by Cactus Jack » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:27 pm

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bluejerseyjinx wrote:I'm busy with Nascar and Horse racing at the moment. But the NFL draft is two week from tomorrow. Its time for some draft smack talk and just plain draft football talk again.

True.

Let me guess. Its raining and depressing again in Seattle today, :lol:

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It's always gray & overcast :wink:
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Post#183 » by bluejerseyjinx » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:34 pm

I bet its been that way since Pete Carroll made the worst call in Super Bowl History.
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Post#184 » by Cactus Jack » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:34 pm

bluejerseyjinx wrote:
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bluejerseyjinx wrote:You guys having a better week 2?

The team is 2-7. Similar start last year. It's been a pattern & not a good one.

My team as well has started out poorly. No way would I ever give up so early in the season. Takes about 6 weeks before things start to sort itself out. I'm not worried about my team despite the slow start.

St. Louis is very successful. I also wouldn't worry, If I was you. But, I've seen this dance before with the M's. 16 years with no playoff. It doesn't matter who's on the team or who's running it. It's been the same lousy results.
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Post#185 » by Cactus Jack » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:36 pm

bluejerseyjinx wrote:I bet its been that way since Pete Carroll made the worst call in Super Bowl History.

:roll: I thought we were talking baseball on a baseball forum? :x
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Post#186 » by bluejerseyjinx » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:41 pm

I was just trying to cheer you up on this depressing day, sorry.
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Post#187 » by bluejerseyjinx » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:42 pm

Do you want to know what I do if it rains too much and gets depressing?
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Post#188 » by Cactus Jack » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:44 pm

bluejerseyjinx wrote:I was just trying to cheer you up on this depressing day, sorry.

That ain't gonna do it, bud! :box:
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Post#189 » by Cactus Jack » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:46 pm

bluejerseyjinx wrote:Do you want to know what I do if it rains too much and gets depressing?

I'm not at all depressed. Not watching the M's will also help with that. :wink:
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Post#190 » by bluejerseyjinx » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:47 pm

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bluejerseyjinx wrote:I was just trying to cheer you up on this depressing day, sorry.

That ain't gonna do it, bud! :box:

Well then damn it, just go get a bikini wax then.
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Post#191 » by Cactus Jack » Wed Apr 12, 2017 6:49 pm

bluejerseyjinx wrote:
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bluejerseyjinx wrote:I was just trying to cheer you up on this depressing day, sorry.

That ain't gonna do it, bud! :box:

Well then damn it, just go get a bikini wax then.

:lol:
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Post#192 » by bluejerseyjinx » Thu Apr 13, 2017 3:47 pm

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Cactus Jack wrote:That ain't gonna do it, bud! :box:

Well then damn it, just go get a bikini wax then.

:lol:

At least both of our teams won yesterday, :D :clap: :tooth
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Post#193 » by Otis Driftwood » Fri Apr 14, 2017 12:23 pm

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bluejerseyjinx wrote:Do you want to know what I do if it rains too much and gets depressing?

I'm not at all depressed. Not watching the M's will also help with that. :wink:


If this will make you feel better about the Mariners bullpen...


Here comes the Rangers bullpen.
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Post#194 » by Cactus Jack » Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:39 pm

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bluejerseyjinx wrote:Do you want to know what I do if it rains too much and gets depressing?

I'm not at all depressed. Not watching the M's will also help with that. :wink:


If this will make you feel better about the Mariners bullpen...


Here comes the Rangers bullpen.

Mariners who? :wink:
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Post#195 » by Otis Driftwood » Sat Apr 15, 2017 2:26 am

Cactus Jack wrote:
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Cactus Jack wrote:I'm not at all depressed. Not watching the M's will also help with that. :wink:


If this will make you feel better about the Mariners bullpen...


Here comes the Rangers bullpen.

Mariners who? :wink:


I laughed...

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Post#196 » by Otis Driftwood » Sat Apr 15, 2017 12:22 pm

Bullpen is thin, so what happens? Perez with 98 pitches in 5 innings. Leclerc has to go a second inning and it costs the Rangers.
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Post#197 » by RaoulDuke79 » Sat Apr 15, 2017 4:37 pm

Finally a game today that doesn't start at frikkin' 9pm! I miss the good ol' NL Central days when most games start at a reasonable time. These west coast road trips suck!
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Post#198 » by RaoulDuke79 » Sat Apr 15, 2017 4:40 pm

He's back, baby!

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Looking like the Dallas we saw in 2015 so far, very good to see.
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Post#199 » by Otis Driftwood » Sun Apr 16, 2017 12:08 pm

RaoulDuke79 wrote:Finally a game today that doesn't start at frikkin' 9pm! I miss the good ol' NL Central days when most games start at a reasonable time. These west coast road trips suck!


Welcome to my world. I hate the Rangers being in the West and have for decades. Those West Coast road trips suck for fanboy. It was even worse when the Rangers and Stars both were in West Coast divisions. I'm with you. Hate it.
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Post#200 » by Otis Driftwood » Sun Apr 16, 2017 10:50 pm

Hamels only goes five. Two days after Perez goes five. This bullpen will be in tatters by the end of April.
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