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  • Originally posted by baseballman1243 View Post
    If someone says that there hasn't been Mystique and Aura in NYS, then they are just ignorant.
    Love the new stadium and the new park. But come on bro... "Mystique and Aura"? Where was it Thursday night? Were were the "ghosts". All that talk is utter nonsense. For the old stadium and new one. You play good you win. You don't.. you lose. Period.

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    • Originally posted by YankeeFanBx View Post
      Really starting to dislike the Mets fans on this site.
      What did I do?
      The Mets have the best, smartest fans in baseball.

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      • Originally posted by YankeeStadium1923 View Post
        I'm not the one who moved the Yankees from the historic site that hosted "Mystique and Aura" more times than not.

        Your continuous bashing of the historic Pre/Post Yankee Stadium makes you more of a Yankee fan than me?

        And you edited my post. It was clearly a joke in the context of the full statement I made but the New Yankee Stadium Enthusiasts obviously have no sense of humor.

        Oh.. I'm DEFINITELY a better Yankee fan than you!!!!!! Because I root for the players in the pinstripe uniforms, not the stadium!!!
        Edit your post?? That accusation is a joke!!! I quoted your entire sentence word for word, from beginning to end! So don't accuse me of changing your words!!!
        You did say, and I'll quote it again, "Sorry New Yankee Stadium Enthusiasts but "Mystique and Aura" was nowhere to be found on Thursday night." (There's no editing THAT!!!!)
        You're "continuous bashing" of NYS makes you sound more like a Mets fan or Red Sux fan, than a Yankees fan!!!
        "We're relying on you to take the memories from this stadium, and add them to the new memories we make at the new Yankee Stadium, and continue to pass them on from generation to generation." Derek Jeter: September 21, 2008.

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        • No "Mystique and Aura" in October of 2004!!!!!!!!!!

          Originally posted by Cool Papa B. View Post
          I love it when people get over nostalgic about RYS. They make it sound like it never saw any quiet and disappointing moments. I remember when Tino Martinez complained after game 1 of the 2001 ALCS about how quiet the fans were. Or in Game 7 of the 2004 ALCS when fans started leaving after the 7th inning.



          Trust me Cool Papa..
          I wish I one one of those "MANY" who left game 7 of the 2004 ALCS EARLY!!!
          It was brutal to watch Trot Nixon run to the right field bleacher area after the game, with a champagne bottle in his hand..
          AND TO HEAR A ROAR FROM THE THE CROWD IN THOSE RIGHT FIELD BLEACHERS!!!!!!!!!

          There was definitely no "MYSTIQUE & AURA" inside RYS that night!!!!!!!!!















          "We're relying on you to take the memories from this stadium, and add them to the new memories we make at the new Yankee Stadium, and continue to pass them on from generation to generation." Derek Jeter: September 21, 2008.

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          • Originally posted by Coach Bombay View Post
            Love the new stadium and the new park. But come on bro... "Mystique and Aura"? Where was it Thursday night? Were were the "ghosts". All that talk is utter nonsense. For the old stadium and new one. You play good you win. You don't.. you lose. Period.
            How about the countless walk-offs in 2009, Castillo dropped ball, four game sweep that year to put Boston out of their misery, A-Rod tying it up against Joe Nathan in the ALDS, Tex winning it on a walk-off, 12th inning walk-off on an error against the Angels in the ALCS, World Series clincher at home, A-Rod 600th home run, Jeter 3,000 hit, MO 602 save, and i'm sure theres stuff I've missed. C'mon man this place has been open for 3 years some stadiums never see that much in a lifetime. That kind of stuff doesn't happen in every stadium. Sure it wasn't there on Thursday and as much as it sucks to admit, it aint gonna happen every year, but this stadium has given me more than I could have asked for in 3 years of service. And I'm not saying the Stadium itself won those games, but this stuff doesn't happen in other places no matter how good the team is.
            Ballparks, Stadiums, & Green Diamonds Died In '08

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            • **********
              Last edited by YankeeStadium1923; 10-11-2011, 04:32 AM.
              Yankee Stadium 1923-2008

              Avid fan of the greatest Stadium ever built! Both in beauty and aesthetics throughout its long Glorious history.

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              • Originally posted by Coach Bombay View Post
                Love the new stadium and the new park. But come on bro... "Mystique and Aura"? Where was it Thursday night? Were were the "ghosts". All that talk is utter nonsense. For the old stadium and new one. You play good you win. You don't.. you lose. Period.
                "Mystique and Aura" was in attendance for "Yogi Berra Day" at Yankee Stadium in 1999.

                Yogi returned to Yankee Stadium on Opening Day 1999 and then was honored on Yogi Berra day July 18, 1999. Don Larsen throws out the first pitch to Yogi Berra that day and David Cone pitches a Perfect game.

                Coincidence?
                Yankee Stadium 1923-2008

                Avid fan of the greatest Stadium ever built! Both in beauty and aesthetics throughout its long Glorious history.

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                • Originally posted by YankeeStadium1923 View Post
                  **********



                  A perfect example of "editing" and "distorting the facts" of somebody else's "full sentence quote".
                  Something that I didn't do with your quote!
                  "We're relying on you to take the memories from this stadium, and add them to the new memories we make at the new Yankee Stadium, and continue to pass them on from generation to generation." Derek Jeter: September 21, 2008.

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                  • Originally posted by YankeeStadium1923 View Post
                    "Mystique and Aura" was in attendance for "Yogi Berra Day" at Yankee Stadium in 1999.

                    Yogi returned to Yankee Stadium on Opening Day 1999 and then was honored on Yogi Berra day July 18, 1999. Don Larsen throws out the first pitch to Yogi Berra that day and David Cone pitches a Perfect game.

                    Coincidence?



                    Explain October 20, 2004 then?
                    Maybe the Babe took his curse away, because of the "HORRENDOUS RENOVATIONS" that "DESTROYED" the "house that he built"!
                    "We're relying on you to take the memories from this stadium, and add them to the new memories we make at the new Yankee Stadium, and continue to pass them on from generation to generation." Derek Jeter: September 21, 2008.

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                    • Originally posted by DN4L View Post
                      Explain October 20, 2004 then?
                      Maybe the Babe took his curse away, because of the "HORRENDOUS RENOVATIONS" that "DESTROYED" the "house that he built"!
                      The renovated ballpark was good enough for the Babe's ghost a year earlier.....

                      Cheers!
                      -Doug
                      20-Game Saturday Plan, Prom Box 423.

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                      • Originally posted by YankeeStadium1923 View Post
                        "Mystique and Aura" was in attendance for "Yogi Berra Day" at Yankee Stadium in 1999.

                        Yogi returned to Yankee Stadium on Opening Day 1999 and then was honored on Yogi Berra day July 18, 1999. Don Larsen throws out the first pitch to Yogi Berra that day and David Cone pitches a Perfect game.

                        Coincidence?
                        That's exactly what it was. A coincidence. David Cone came to the ballpark that day and had his A stuff vs. a horrible team (the Expos). Just like all those other pitchers who have thrown no-no's or perfect games since. Or should I believe the ghosts of Yankee Stadium willed him to perfection?
                        Last edited by Coach Bombay; 10-10-2011, 09:36 PM.

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                        • Originally posted by baseballman1243 View Post
                          How about the countless walk-offs in 2009, Castillo dropped ball, four game sweep that year to put Boston out of their misery, A-Rod tying it up against Joe Nathan in the ALDS, Tex winning it on a walk-off, 12th inning walk-off on an error against the Angels in the ALCS, World Series clincher at home, A-Rod 600th home run, Jeter 3,000 hit, MO 602 save, and i'm sure theres stuff I've missed. C'mon man this place has been open for 3 years some stadiums never see that much in a lifetime. That kind of stuff doesn't happen in every stadium. Sure it wasn't there on Thursday and as much as it sucks to admit, it aint gonna happen every year, but this stadium has given me more than I could have asked for in 3 years of service. And I'm not saying the Stadium itself won those games, but this stuff doesn't happen in other places no matter how good the team is.
                          The Yankees are a good team with good players (who get paid a lot money) Where was this aura from 2002-2008? They could of used it when the Yankees no longer had top notch pitching. They just so happen to win the WS the offseason before they brought in 2 big name free agent starting pitchers and solidified their bullpen before Rivera.
                          Last edited by Coach Bombay; 10-10-2011, 09:38 PM.

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                          • Originally posted by DN4L View Post
                            Explain October 20, 2004 then?
                            Maybe the Babe took his curse away, because of the "HORRENDOUS RENOVATIONS" that "DESTROYED" the "house that he built"!
                            The Babe liked to drink and must have been hungover. After the Babe's death in 1948 the Yankees lost the World Series in 1955 and 1957 at Pre-renovated Yankee Stadium and 1976, 1981, and 2003 in Post-renovated Yankee Stadium.

                            I know what happened in 2004 but I won't post it in this thread.

                            BTW, you don't exactly sound like a Yankee fan, when making that comment..
                            Yankee Stadium 1923-2008

                            Avid fan of the greatest Stadium ever built! Both in beauty and aesthetics throughout its long Glorious history.

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                            • Originally posted by DN4L View Post
                              A perfect example of "editing" and "distorting the facts" of somebody else's "full sentence quote".
                              Something that I didn't do with your quote!
                              I'll do the right thing and delete the post...even though the quote you posted of mine was taken out of context.
                              Yankee Stadium 1923-2008

                              Avid fan of the greatest Stadium ever built! Both in beauty and aesthetics throughout its long Glorious history.

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                              • Originally posted by dstoffa View Post
                                The renovated ballpark was good enough for the Babe's ghost a year earlier.....

                                Cheers!
                                -Doug
                                Yankee Stadium 1923-2008

                                Avid fan of the greatest Stadium ever built! Both in beauty and aesthetics throughout its long Glorious history.

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