Monthly Archive for September, 2006

: September, 2006

How stupid can you get…

It wasn’t 24 hours earlier that I watched people spraying champagne around Flushing. So how could I forget, covering the Bridgeport Bluefish tonight as they tried to clinch, to bring a change of
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Camptown races

(I am really taking a lot on faith by continuing to post these entries, eh?) Hopefully COMPLETE LIST OF BST IN NHL CAMPS COLORADO — Ben Guite, Peter Tsimikalis (ATO) CHICAGO — Jeff Hamilton, Steve
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It just takes a smidgen!

Might not be a spring (a supahring?) afternoon in the park, but life imitates Tom Lehrer anyway: TEXARKANA, Texas (AP) — Poisoned pigeons began nose-diving into pavement and dying on downtown
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Exordium and Termination

In case this ever pops back up… So how about that 15-year deal? Insane, huh? Well… I’m not sold on “insane.” Weird? Sure; you don’t watch a guy sign a 15-year contract every day. Questionable?
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5YA: September 11, 2001

The night before was so typical: the Giants, some surfing, a lot of data entry, long-term advance for the preview. Sounds a bit like last night. I rolled over at about 3:30 or so, maybe closer to 4,
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What’s black and white and…

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What's black and white and…

…Actually, before that, just caught that Paul Flache signed with Gwinnett in the Coast. Here’s hoping this is a better year medically for the big guy. UPDATE — Check out this story from the Gwinnett
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Spin again

One year ago today, this popped up in this little corner of the Interweb, followed quickly by two placeholders and a little further introduction. I had no idea what was gonna come next. So thank you
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Magic numbers

Last year, I went away in August and came back with the idea for this blog. This year, I went away in August… and all I got was this lousy windburn. (Not even this Irish skin was gonna get sunburned
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