BrewHardware Giveaway- Winners Drawn - 24 hours to claim!


Home Brew Forums > Home Brewing Community > General Chit Chat > Not-So-Obnoxious Baseball Thread
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-19-2012, 06:45 PM   #761
Wolfhound180
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 3 reviews
 
Wolfhound180's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Quantico, Virginia
Posts: 412
Liked 17 Times on 15 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by WildGingerBrewing

Wait a minute. YOUR Rangers? You're from Ohio! I have about a thousand posts on here touting the greatness of the Rangers! JK Yes, be a Ranger fan. That's a team worth supporting.

Now, how about the retirement of Pudge? Quite possibly the greatest Ranger of all time??? I love that although he has been playing for other teams, he is going to come back to Arlington to retire as a Ranger. Pudge is the man and I can't wait for them to retire his number and hang it in the outfield! Wish I could be there Monday night when they honor him in the pre-game.
Yea I grew up in Grapevine so The Rangers are the only baseball team that I love. I think that it is awesome that pudge is going to retire in Texas. It's funny, him and I have a mutual friend and I have been to his house a few times. Pretty cool getting to touch all of those gold gloves with my bare hands! I know for a fact that he would t remember me though.
__________________
Wolfhound180 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-19-2012, 06:46 PM   #762
WildGingerBrewing
I wish I was Randar
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
WildGingerBrewing's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: McKinney, TX
Posts: 12,282
Liked 1996 Times on 1961 Posts
Likes Given: 5

Default

I'll bet that was just cool as hell to get to see. Good to have another Ranger supporter on here!

__________________
Doritos are evil. Taco Bell is evil. Ergo, Ginger is Satan. - Shecky
I should have known the thought of Ginger's wang flopping would be enough to kill the TR. - KCBrewer
Ginger is famous? - TXCrash
WildGingerBrewing is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-19-2012, 07:23 PM   #763
passedpawn
Waste Allocation Load Lifter - Earth Class
HBT_MODERATOR.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
passedpawn's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: ☼ Clearwater, FL ☼
Posts: 20,144
Liked 3827 Times on 2354 Posts
Likes Given: 3298

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by WildGingerBrewing View Post
Now, how about the retirement of Pudge? Quite possibly the greatest Ranger of all time???
Nolan Ryan?
__________________
And you, my father, there on the sad height,
Curse, bless, me now with your fierce tears, I pray.
Do not go gentle into that good night.
Rage, rage against the dying of the light.
passedpawn is offline
iaefebs Likes This 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-19-2012, 07:26 PM   #764
WildGingerBrewing
I wish I was Randar
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
WildGingerBrewing's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: McKinney, TX
Posts: 12,282
Liked 1996 Times on 1961 Posts
Likes Given: 5

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by passedpawn View Post
Nolan Ryan?
That is always a valid arguemnt, but Nolan was only here 4 years. Pudge was here the first 12 years of his career and won a ton of awards. There is no arguement about Nolan's contribution, but I would suggest that Nolan's contribution now, is bigger than then.
__________________
Doritos are evil. Taco Bell is evil. Ergo, Ginger is Satan. - Shecky
I should have known the thought of Ginger's wang flopping would be enough to kill the TR. - KCBrewer
Ginger is famous? - TXCrash
WildGingerBrewing is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-19-2012, 08:17 PM   #765
joelrapp
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Indianapolis, IN
Posts: 296
Liked 9 Times on 8 Posts
Likes Given: 25

Default

Ryan hands down no questions

__________________
joelrapp is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-19-2012, 11:54 PM   #766
Bernie Brewer
Grouchy Old Fart
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Bernie Brewer's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Eldorado, WI
Posts: 7,539
Liked 125 Times on 53 Posts
Likes Given: 2

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by rjwhite41 View Post
You don't know about Braun either. We don't know about anybody. I'll believe Braun but a Brewer fan attacking Pujols, who's NEVER failed a test, doesn't have a leg to stand on. Braun failed a test, even if the validity of that test may be in question.
Braun didn't fail a test. He won his appeal, therefore he did not fail his test. So therefore I DO know about Braun (and Pujols, too, I suppose) until it is proven differently
__________________
I like to squeeze the nickle until the buffalo craps-mt rob

"Why don't we get drunk and screw?" Jimmy Buffett
Bernie Brewer is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-20-2012, 12:27 AM   #767
rjwhite41
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Osceola, Iowa
Posts: 1,419
Liked 25 Times on 18 Posts
Likes Given: 6

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bernie Brewer View Post
Braun didn't fail a test. He won his appeal, therefore he did not fail his test. So therefore I DO know about Braun (and Pujols, too, I suppose) until it is proven differently
I'm not going after Braun, I promise you that. I'm just defending Pujols. Braun did fail a test. A test with his name on it failed and he won an appeal questioning the handling of that test, but at this point it's just semantics. I just get sick of people pointing fingers at players who have never failed a test (throw Braun in there if you like) simply based on their domination of the game. I would honestly be shocked if Pujols juiced. I have no opinion on Braun since I'm not a Brewers fan but I was shocked that at the result of the test. Roids is just a $hitty excuse for why your rivals repeatedly beat your team (I do not mean you specifically). People need to just leave it be, there's testing and rules in place now.
__________________
rjwhite41 is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-22-2012, 03:52 AM   #768
iaefebs
Registered User
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: West Coast, MI
Posts: 2,663
Liked 242 Times on 176 Posts
Likes Given: 605

Default

OK I admit the Rangers may be the best team in baseball. I think Beating Scherzer was a given, I think the first three runs in the first game today were real, the rest was garbage luck. But taking Verlander to 115 pitches in 6 innings? That was good baseball.

__________________
iaefebs is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-22-2012, 03:59 AM   #769
WildGingerBrewing
I wish I was Randar
HBT_LIFETIMESUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
WildGingerBrewing's Avatar
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: McKinney, TX
Posts: 12,282
Liked 1996 Times on 1961 Posts
Likes Given: 5

Default

The first game was a lot more than the second but the second game was much better! I hate the loss, but taking it to Verlander like that was pretty awesome!

__________________
Doritos are evil. Taco Bell is evil. Ergo, Ginger is Satan. - Shecky
I should have known the thought of Ginger's wang flopping would be enough to kill the TR. - KCBrewer
Ginger is famous? - TXCrash
WildGingerBrewing is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Old 04-22-2012, 04:17 AM   #770
iaefebs
Registered User
HBT_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
Recipes 
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: West Coast, MI
Posts: 2,663
Liked 242 Times on 176 Posts
Likes Given: 605

Default

I agree, . Verlander was on,and the pitches were good, he had good movement, Rangers were able to foul them off and extend at bats, the Rangers were up to the task

__________________
iaefebs is offline
 
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply



Quick Reply
Message:
Options
Thread Tools


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Getting back into baseball Cubslover General Chit Chat 16 03-07-2012 01:07 AM
Fans of baseball, even bad baseball ... shecky General Chit Chat 8 08-14-2008 03:29 AM
baseball cards BrewBrain General Chit Chat 16 07-30-2008 10:03 AM
If you like baseball, you'll LOVE X-TREME Baseball!! rdwj General Chit Chat 12 05-09-2007 09:09 PM
Baseball--AL or NL? Dude General Chit Chat 54 04-24-2007 01:11 PM



Newest Threads

LATEST SPONSOR DEALS