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How do we do this again? Game thread 1 Rangers at A’s 262

Well it’s opening day. Or Opening Day! depending on how you feel about it. When Jim Bouton shared this thought at the beginning of the 1969 season, he was on a team that few thought could win and he had big dreams. And that is the best part of today-Everyone can still dream. Everyone down ...

Spring Forward To Victory, Ma Gundi. 311

Any of you FKers live in places that don’t observe daylight savings time? I know Arizona doesn’t, which is why starting tomorrow the A’s spring training games mostly will start at 1:00 not noon. Hawaii does not do DST. Indiana used to not but now they do. They have a strange history with time, between ...

October 18 Grill: Our culture would be a desolate wasteland without you 413

What are the chances that key actresses from three of the greatest 111 sitcoms in American TV history would share the same birthday? Not so astronomical, maybe. But still! Happy birthday, Joanie, Mindy, and Mary Ann! Joanie. Oh, Joanie. We’re all rooting for you. Henry Winkler especially. Oft-dubbed the “Nicest Man in Hollywood,” the Fonz ...

Thank [Diety] We’ve Grilled All Our Prospects 42

If we had any, they’d be stuck in the minors. Other news broken by Slusser’s piece: Carter, the A’s top power-hitting prospect, doesn’t appear as if he can buy a roster spot. A’S EXPLOITING NEW MARKET INEFFICIENCY: SALE OF ROSTER SPOTS Michael Taylor, texted him to say, “What are we going to do now?” OBAMA ...

DLD 04/06/09 and Game 1 Thread 114

via Bullpen Baker via LA Times Let’s. Do. This.