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#1 posty

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 11:51 AM

I am really beginning to hate this walk-off celebrations... I can see it for a home run, but having one for a walk or a single is stretching it...

But for a hit-by-pitch? Really?

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 11:54 AM

Who was it that blew out their ACL jumping on home plate a year or two ago?
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Posted 14 May 2014 - 11:54 AM

didn't see anything over the top there. winning a 12 inning game would be quite gratifying and rewarding.

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 11:54 AM

Who was it that blew out their ACL jumping on home plate a year or two ago?


Kendrys Morales?

I think it was like 3 years ago at this point.

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 11:55 AM

Who was it that blew out their ACL jumping on home plate a year or two ago?


morales i believe.

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 11:56 AM

I think it's more of a joke than anything, I don't mind seeing the players have fun sometimes
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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:02 PM

I think it's more of a joke than anything, I don't mind seeing the players have fun sometimes


Should they have gone out an celebrated with Justin Grimm instead?

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:03 PM

Reminded me of Roger Dorn taking one for the team, I laughed
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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:05 PM

The Prince Fielder bowling ball one a few years ago was ridiculous.

That resulted in a Barry Zito curveball to the ribs for his transgressions!
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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:05 PM

didn't see anything over the top there. winning a 12 inning game would be quite gratifying and rewarding.


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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:12 PM

I think the HBP celebration is hilarious. It's more of a "tongue and cheek" type of thing than anything.

I would do the same thing, because it is such a ridiculous way to win. Sometimes its fun to go full douchebag. SELL IT
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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:36 PM

I am waiting for the walk-off wild pitch/passed ball... Does the winning team celebrate with the pitcher and catcher?

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:40 PM

I am waiting for the walk-off wild pitch/passed ball... Does the winning team celebrate with the pitcher and catcher?


They would most likely celebrate the winning runner. I don't really see your beef, should they not celebrate a hard fought W in that case? Maybe put their heads down and walk into the dugout? I'm confused.

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2B: Dee Gordon $5 (K)                                                                            Anthony Gose $1

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:43 PM

I am waiting for the walk-off wild pitch/passed ball... Does the winning team celebrate with the pitcher and catcher?


Walk off balk would probably have to be the worst.
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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:44 PM

I am waiting for the walk-off wild pitch/passed ball... Does the winning team celebrate with the pitcher and catcher?


Isn't that how Henderson Alvarez won his no hitter last year?

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:47 PM

Who was it that blew out their ACL jumping on home plate a year or two ago?


morales i believe.


He broke his leg, that's it. And he missed basically an entire season because he's a very slow healer apparently.

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 12:56 PM

Who was it that blew out their ACL jumping on home plate a year or two ago?


morales i believe.


He broke his leg, that's it. And he missed basically an entire season because he's a very slow healer apparently.


I guess the degenerative cysts, scar tissue and the second surgery that was needed didn't count then. What a wuss.
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Posted 14 May 2014 - 01:00 PM

I am waiting for the walk-off wild pitch/passed ball... Does the winning team celebrate with the pitcher and catcher?


They would most likely celebrate the winning runner. I don't really see your beef, should they not celebrate a hard fought W in that case? Maybe put their heads down and walk into the dugout? I'm confused.


I don't think you need to have a mob like celebration on something like this... A home run definitely, but a HBP or a walk?

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Posted 14 May 2014 - 01:00 PM

The Prince Fielder bowling ball one a few years ago was ridiculous.

That resulted in a Barry Zito curveball to the ribs for his transgressions!


Your Giants pitchers and their unwritten rules.

Not on the list of dumb walk-off celebrations, anything Puig does, because its automatically awesome.
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Posted 14 May 2014 - 01:02 PM

The Prince Fielder bowling ball one a few years ago was ridiculous.

That resulted in a Barry Zito curveball to the ribs for his transgressions!


Your Giants pitchers and their unwritten rules.

Not on the list of dumb walk-off celebrations, anything Puig does, because its automatically awesome.

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Why you trollin' me!

You Puigapologista!

Just because I lost my Fernandez doesn't mean that Puig will carry you to a title!

Edited by The Czar, 14 May 2014 - 01:05 PM.

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