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    Unusual plays, Calls or Rulings

    That brings back memories. Once saw a coach's son lower his head right into the strike zone and get plunked by a pitch right down the middle of the plate. His Dad/coach was screaming that he was HBP and should be awarded first base.
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    If the TV38/NESN Red Sox 10th Player Award Still Existed, It Would Go To...

    Was that the year that some guy and his family fixed the voting so that he'd win the car? Or did that happen years prior? Edit: more like rigged the voting, rather than fixed the voting.
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    Pats-Dolphins Week 1 Pre-Game Discussion/News/Analysis

    Hoping that extends into Bergen county, since it appears most of the streams from past years are no more.
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    Jackie Mac--retiring from ESPN on 8/31

    It was a heck of a time to cover college hoops in Boston: Pitino was at BU, Calhoun was at NU, and Tom Davis was at BC. Plus you had two more (after Pitino) future NBA head coaches in Kuester and Brett Brown at BU. No question that she deserved the gig, but she also fell into one hell of a...
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    Jackie Mac--retiring from ESPN on 8/31

    Feeling old as well, as almost 40 years ago, we'd sometimes shoot the breeze at BU games when she was on the college hoops beat. IIRC she'd just graduated from UNH a year or two prior?
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    Your top "forgot he was a Red Sox"

    When our sons were still in HS, I used to run into Tony Clark often enough at HS track meets and back-to-school nights and the like, and I never really thought of him as a Red Sox.
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    NFL announces new punishments for games that are PPD for covid next season

    And, hey, speaking of Kirk Cousins: @RzstProgramming Kirk Cousins’ dad believes that Satan is behind textbook changes, cancel culture, efforts to remove Confederate statues, and the current [Black Lives Matter] platform in “pro sports.” This is where he gets his ideas from. View...
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    Red Sox acquire Kyle Schwarber

    Yeah, I did a double take myself.
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    “You guys may not be following the internet the way I do.”

    “You guys may not be following the internet the way I do.”
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    Tech Bargain Thread: Post Your Deals Here!

    External CD DVD Drive for $3.42 if ordered during this lightning deal AND applying code JB7AG9NY View: https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B087WKN119/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
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    Trade deadline

    Yeah, but most of us are stealth, or just under the radar. Until we recognize each other, that is....
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    Joey Gallo Is A Yankee

    Yeah, but he wasn't aiming for it.
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    Trade deadline

    So you missed my SOSH showing of The Chin's house out here in Old Tappan?
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    NFL announces new punishments for games that are PPD for covid next season

    Knowing what two of my former players went thru to get into service academies, I'm willing to cut him a bit of slack on this.