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  • Originally posted by Mattingly View Post
    On the subject of Game 7






    Matt, What can I say. You'll never change . . .

    Besides the fact, that we both know the ( of 2004) supersedes 1986, 10-fold!
    Last edited by KenFougere; 05-31-2009, 11:42 PM.
    Ken Fougère

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    • There's no way to stop those Yanks...or are there? We'll see this week, when they challenge the Rays (hey, better than Cleveland) this weekend, but first comes the Rangers, who should cool them off the red-hot Yankees eventually.

      What do you say?

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      • I'm gonna tell you a story
        I'm gonna tell you about my town
        I'm gonna tell you a big bad story, baby
        Aww, it's all about my town
        Yeah, down by the river
        Down by the banks of the river Charles
        (aw, that's what's happenin' baby)
        That's where you'll find me
        Along with lovers, muggers, and thieves
        (aw, but they're cool people)
        Well I love that dirty water
        Oh, Boston, you're my home
        (oh, you're the Number One place)
        Frustrated women
        (I mean they're frustrated)
        Have to be in by twelve o'clock
        (oh, that's a shame)
        But I'm wishin' and a-hopin, oh
        That just once those doors weren't locked
        (I like to save time for my baby to walk around)
        Well I love that dirty water
        Oh, Boston, you're my home
        (oh, yeah)
        Because I love that dirty water
        Oh, oh, Boston, you're my home
        (oh, yeah)
        Well, I love that dirty water
        (I love it, baby)
        I love that dirty water
        (I love Baw-stun)
        I love that dirty water
        (Have you heard about the Strangler?)
        I love that dirty water
        (I'm the man, I'm the man)
        I love that dirty water
        (Owww!)
        I love that dirty water
        (Come on, come on)
        sigpicMan, do I *HATE* the Yankees!!!!!!

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        • Ya know, if you loud mouthed easterners would every shut your yaps long enough to hear something other than what came out of your flappers, you'd know that the San Diego, Rockies rivalry matches anything you got ya buncha soft saddled sisters.

          Get along little doggies, get along...........................

          ....and I'll be moseying along, toot-sweet!

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          • And for the second night in a row (and the 7th time in a row this season)...

            I'm gonna tell you a story
            I'm gonna tell you about my town
            I'm gonna tell you a big bad story, baby
            Aww, it's all about my town
            Yeah, down by the river
            Down by the banks of the river Charles
            (aw, that's what's happenin' baby)
            That's where you'll find me
            Along with lovers, muggers, and thieves
            (aw, but they're cool people)
            Well I love that dirty water
            Oh, Boston, you're my home
            (oh, you're the Number One place)
            Frustrated women
            (I mean they're frustrated)
            Have to be in by twelve o'clock
            (oh, that's a shame)
            But I'm wishin' and a-hopin, oh
            That just once those doors weren't locked
            (I like to save time for my baby to walk around)
            Well I love that dirty water
            Oh, Boston, you're my home
            (oh, yeah)
            Because I love that dirty water
            Oh, oh, Boston, you're my home
            (oh, yeah)
            Well, I love that dirty water
            (I love it, baby)
            I love that dirty water
            (I love Baw-stun)
            I love that dirty water
            (Have you heard about the Strangler?)
            I love that dirty water
            (I'm the man, I'm the man)
            I love that dirty water
            (Owww!)
            I love that dirty water
            (Come on, come on)
            Last edited by SDL; 06-10-2009, 08:34 PM.
            sigpicMan, do I *HATE* the Yankees!!!!!!

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            • 8-0 this season!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

              Everybody sing along!!!!!!!!!!!!!

              I'm gonna tell you a story
              I'm gonna tell you about my town
              I'm gonna tell you a big bad story, baby
              Aww, it's all about my town
              Yeah, down by the river
              Down by the banks of the river Charles
              (aw, that's what's happenin' baby)
              That's where you'll find me
              Along with lovers, muggers, and thieves
              (aw, but they're cool people)
              Well I love that dirty water
              Oh, Boston, you're my home
              (oh, you're the Number One place)
              Frustrated women
              (I mean they're frustrated)
              Have to be in by twelve o'clock
              (oh, that's a shame)
              But I'm wishin' and a-hopin, oh
              That just once those doors weren't locked
              (I like to save time for my baby to walk around)
              Well I love that dirty water
              Oh, Boston, you're my home
              (oh, yeah)
              Because I love that dirty water
              Oh, oh, Boston, you're my home
              (oh, yeah)
              Well, I love that dirty water
              (I love it, baby)
              I love that dirty water
              (I love Baw-stun)
              I love that dirty water
              (Have you heard about the Strangler?)
              I love that dirty water
              (I'm the man, I'm the man)
              I love that dirty water
              (Owww!)
              I love that dirty water
              (Come on, come on)
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              sigpicMan, do I *HATE* the Yankees!!!!!!

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              • Take a look at my signature.
                "I think about baseball when I wake up in the morning. I think about it all day and I dream about it at night. The only time I don't think about it is when I'm playing it."
                Carl Yastrzemski

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                • Why was CC pulled out of the game?
                  Ken Fougère

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                  • Looking good leading the pack . . .
                    - American League East -
                    Boston - - - 43 27 .614 -
                    New York - 38 32 .543 - 5 ->
                    Toronto - - 39 33 .542 - 5
                    Tampa Bay 37 35 .514 - 7
                    Baltimore - 32 38 .457 - 11
                    Last edited by KenFougere; 06-23-2009, 10:07 PM.
                    Ken Fougère

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                    • Originally posted by runningshoes View Post
                      Take a look at my signature.
                      @ your signature: NO!!

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                      • Originally posted by josh24 View Post
                        @ your signature: NO!!
                        Wait...does NY HAVE a team in the AL East?
                        sigpicMan, do I *HATE* the Yankees!!!!!!

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                        • Originally posted by SDL View Post
                          Wait...does NY HAVE a team in the AL East?


                          ...some people say they DID

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                          • Let's hope Atlanta gives the "other" New York team they're faceing tonight a boot out of Atlanta, so they can face the Mets in battered shape. How about that proposition?

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                            • How can a team like the Red Sox be part of a great rivalry when they went what, 90 years without a championship?

                              And now that they have reincarnated and won 2 (!), the Yanks have not won any since then

                              A good rivalry would be (to me) where teams traded key championships in very near years like say the Steelers and Raiders winning 6 of 7 Super Bowls in the 70s/80s

                              you dont see that anywhere in the Red Sox and Yankees

                              it is like saying Hank and Tommie Aaron were the greatest home run brother duo in history

                              technically yes but the homers were all hit by one guy
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                              • Originally posted by 9RoyHobbsRF View Post
                                How can a team like the Red Sox be part of a great rivalry when they went what, 90 years without a championship?

                                And now that they have reincarnated and won 2 (!), the Yanks have not won any since then

                                A good rivalry would be (to me) where teams traded key championships in very near years like say the Steelers and Raiders winning 6 of 7 Super Bowls in the 70s/80s

                                you dont see that anywhere in the Red Sox and Yankees

                                it is like saying Hank and Tommie Aaron were the greatest home run brother duo in history

                                technically yes but the homers were all hit by one guy
                                It's more than that.

                                It's also Pats vs Jets/Giants.
                                Bruins vs Rangers.
                                Celtics vs Knicks.

                                Boston is about 220 miles from NY. Go to the campus of Boston U. Us MA natives don't call it "Long Island U--Boston Campus" for nothing.

                                My wife is from Long Island. She's a Met fan. Trust me. If she was a Yankee fan, I never would have given her the time of day.

                                Also there is a attitude from NYers that seems to take it to another level. We will say the Yankees Suck. they will say Boston/New England Sucks. They will attack the region as a whole, while we confine it to just the Yankees.

                                It is more than a rivalry..it is a way of life for some.
                                sigpicMan, do I *HATE* the Yankees!!!!!!

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