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  • Hi! This is my first post! About myself:

    Name: Antonio

    Age: 29 (until August…)

    DOB: 17/08/1984

    Location: Lucca, Tuscany, Italy

    How did I find BBF? Through a friend

    Who is my favorite team? I don't have a favorite team, I like baseball, but sympathize for Boston and Arizona.

    Did I ever play? Yes, from 16 year old to 26. I was a pitcher and center field, on 3th division Lucca Baseball club.

    Other sports? From 27 to 29 years old I played football on an italian first division team, my role was cornerback. Now I am a mountain bike pro rider, my discipline is enduro (it's like downhill) and I'm racing for an official team.

    i'm sorry if my english is sometimes too bad, you have my authorization for correct me and my posts!


    • Victor Quiñones 5'8; 195 lbs. (Currently)

      Born: August 12th, 1981, Santo Domingo.

      - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (1981-1989)
      - Bronx, NYC, USA (1989-1993)
      - Manhattan, NYC, USA (1993)
      - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (1993-2003)
      - Boca Chica, Dominican Republic (2003-2004)
      - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (2004-2006)
      - Higüey, Dominican Republic (2006-2011)
      - Cotui, Dominican Republic (2011-2013)
      - Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (2013- )

      Nationality: Dominican. Duh!!!

      Education: Catholic grade school (Colegio La Hora de Dios); College Degree (INTEC)

      - 2003-2005 – Caucedo World Ports (Construction)
      - 2005-Present – EPSALABCO Ingenieros Consultores (A Supervising and Consulting Engineering Company)

      Those are my jobs within my profession. While I was at college I got to work on Baskin Robins for little over a year. I got to be team leader. That was back in 1999. Also worked I other places for brief moment.

      Music, TV, Social Networking, Dancing, Sports, Talking Crap, Reading.

      Baseball, basketball, football, soccer, hockey, tennis, auto racing, golf and whatever they have on the TV.

      Favorite baseball players:
      Ty Cobb, Lou Gehrig, Tony Gwynn, Barry Bonds, Jimmy Key, Joe Carter, Roberto Alomar, Pedro Martinez, Trevor Hoffman, Albert Pujols, Joey Votto.

      Favorite basketball players:
      Oscar Robertson, David Thompson, Michael Jordan, Charles Barkley, Steve Nash.

      Favorite football players:
      Joe Montana, Troy Aikman, Emmit Smith, Jerry Rice, Barry Sanders, Tom Brady.

      Favorite soccer players:
      Diego Maradona, Zinedine Zidane, Ronaldinho.

      Favorite hockey players:
      Mario Lemiux, Patrick Roy, Sidney Crosby.

      Favorite tennis players:
      Andre Aggasi, Steffi Graf, Monica Seles, Roger Federer, Serena Williams.

      Favorite auto racers:
      Ayrton Senna, Alain Prost, Kimmi Raikonnen.

      Favorite olympians:
      Carl Lewis, Michael Johnson, Ian Thorpe, Usain Bolt.

      Favorite movies:
      The Avengers (2010)
      The Dark Knight, Inception and Snatch (2000)
      Fight Club, Pulp Fiction and the Usual Suspects (1990)
      The Untouchables and Die Hard (1980)
      The Godfather, the Godfather II and A Clockwork Orange (1970)

      But my favorite movie ever is Citizen Kane (1941).

      Favorite actors:
      Robert Downey Jr, Leonardo Dicaprio, Liam Neeson, Denzel Washington, Christian Bale, Kevin Spacey, Al Pacino, Robert Deniro, Harrison Ford, Bruce Willis, Kevin Costner.

      Favorite actresses:
      Merryl Streep, Jodie Foster, Sandra Bulloc, Scarlett Johanson, Kate Beckinsale.

      Favorite directors:
      Christopher Nolan, Martin Scorcese, Quentin Tarantino, Ron Howard.

      Favorite TV dramas:
      24, Elementary, CSI, Breaking Bad, The Wire, Numbers, The Mentalist.

      Favorite TV comedies:
      Seinfeld, Big Bang Theory, King of Queens, 3rd Rock From the Sun, The Office, 30 Rock.

      Favorite TV animations:
      Family Guy, Southpark.

      Favorite TV shows:
      Chappelle Show, Saturday Night Live, In Living Color, The Soup.

      Will eventually add more stuff.
      "I am not too serious about anything. I believe you have to enjoy yourself to get the most out of your ability."-
      George Brett


      • name: John

        Born: September 1968, lived in MN all of my life except for a Summer in Arkansas.

        Nationality: Japanese(Okinawan)

        Education: B.A. in Applied Mathematics, Minor in Statistics from St Cloud State University

        Marital status: still married to the first woman I proposed to back in 2000; no kids

        2000-present as a relocation banker

        My most rewarding job ever was when I tutored math at the university for very little pay. I still tutor friends and family to this day for free, although I'm much rustier now.

        racquetball, jogging, lifting weights,TV, BBF, poker, drinking beer

        played baseball for 6 years as a light-hitting short first baseman, avid racquetball player

        Favorite baseball players:
        Kent Hrbek, Kirby Puckett, Joe Mauer, Gary Gaetti, Jim Thome, Kenny Lofton, Ken Griffey Jr,Rod Carew, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, "Chief" Bender, Pete Alexander, Randy Johnson, Ty Cobb, Mike Trout, Albert Pujols, Derek Jeter(even though I hate the Yankees for continually knocking my Twins out of the playoff last decade)

        Favorite hockey players:
        Mario Lemiux, Wayne Gretzky

        Favorite tennis players:

        Favorite movies:
        Good Fellas, Good Will Hunting, 61*, Rounders, Wall Street, Bronx Tale, Heat,The Pride of the Yankees, Miracle on Ice, Rudy

        Favorite website: BBF, of course!

        Edit: Harmon Killbebrew is way up on my list. I'm sure that I'm forgetting many more favorite players.
        Last edited by pheasant; 04-29-2014, 01:36 PM.


        • Hello! This is my first post, so I want to introduce myself

          Name: Krasimir

          Age: 38

          DOB: November, 1981

          Location: Yambol, Bulgaria

          Education: Mechanical Engineer, now work in german company

          How did I find BBF? From google search

          Who is my favorite team? I don't have a favorite team, I like baseball, but sympathize for Reds

          Did I ever play? Unfortunately no

          Other sports? I trained athletic as student

          My interest of Baseball begin back in 2003, when I was a student and worked in USA. I lived in Cincinnati, OH, and there was my first visit of baseball game ever. One of teams was Reds
          I live in small town in Bulgaria, but at all, the only places, where you can train baseball are the capital and 2-3 cities in whole country. Still not so popular sport, so, I never played. I am still learning rules, but I think I am on right place for that


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