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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #150: May 03, 2012, 03:27:15 PM »
I wonder whether it would be Harper or Ankiel if a position player had to pitch. Probably Ankiel.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #151: May 03, 2012, 03:27:45 PM »
Bryce is going to be the first player to go 40/40 in multiple seasons

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #152: May 03, 2012, 03:29:06 PM »
I wonder whether it would be Harper or Ankiel if a position player had to pitch. Probably Ankiel.

id go with harp cuz he was pitching only a few years ago in CF.  Actually i take that back, i want ankiel to come in and blow out his arm so we can put him on the dl and never hear from him again.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #153: May 03, 2012, 03:32:51 PM »
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You think he will be beaned?
Nah, Gibson is old school enough that he'd tell Kennedy to stay below the shoulders.  Thigh if Kennedy has good enough control.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #154: May 03, 2012, 03:33:14 PM »
Ankiel has stated on several occasions that he will not pitch again.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #155: May 03, 2012, 03:37:57 PM »
Ankiel has stated on several occasions that he will not pitch again.


I never heard that? Do you have a link or idea when? Obviously I understand if you don't.
http://hardballtalk.nbcsports.com/2010/08/03/rick-ankiel-thinks-about-pitching-again/
That was a while ago of course.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #156: May 03, 2012, 03:41:58 PM »
I never heard that? Do you have a link or idea when? Obviously I understand if you don't.
http://hardballtalk.nbcsports.com/2010/08/03/rick-ankiel-thinks-about-pitching-again/
That was a while ago of course.


No links. Just more along the lines of the story you linked. That he didn't want to pitch unless it was in earnest

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #157: May 03, 2012, 03:49:44 PM »
Fwiw, Bryce is batting 3rd tonight.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #158: May 03, 2012, 04:54:34 PM »
I like how you're sticking to your guns on this :lol:

Not saying I don't believe you - I didn't see the play - I just find it amusing what some people get riled about sometimes :)

When I saw the replay last night, it definitely looked like self defense, the catcher's glove was going to smash him in the face.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #159: May 03, 2012, 05:15:03 PM »
i'm actually hoping for a long extra innings game so harper can go all wilson valdez.  except he'll be throwing mid-90's.

wow - Harper pitching in the bottom of the 16th would be something.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #160: May 03, 2012, 08:54:20 PM »
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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #162: May 03, 2012, 09:21:22 PM »
Merged the mancrush thread here, no need for 2 threads, just one place we can all get together an :az: :az: :az: ;)

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #163: May 03, 2012, 09:23:54 PM »
Merged the mancrush thread here, no need for 2 threads, just one place we can all get together an :az: :az: :az: ;)

wtf. Bryce Harper deserves 2 threads in fact he deserves the whole front page

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #164: May 03, 2012, 09:34:18 PM »
The only thing I can come up with is "Harpo" which is pretty lame. I'm sure someone will come up with something suitable.
I hope Bryce didn't get too attached to the town of Syracuse........he ain't going back!

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #165: May 03, 2012, 09:36:21 PM »
He's ridiculous

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #166: May 03, 2012, 09:44:18 PM »
I think "the chosen one" is a pretty good nickname.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #167: May 03, 2012, 09:45:03 PM »
The only thing I can come up with is "Harpo" which is pretty lame. I'm sure someone will come up with something suitable.
I hope Bryce didn't get too attached to the town of Syracuse........he ain't going back!

i can't imagine anyone getting attached to Syracuse. :)  I just hope he likes D.C. better than NYC for the next 20 years.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #168: May 03, 2012, 09:46:14 PM »
Ray just gushing about Harper's hitting abilities.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #169: May 03, 2012, 09:56:30 PM »
there really isn't much left to say about him, just sit back and enjoy.  I'd love to hear from folks who went tonight what it was like when he came up to bat.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #170: May 03, 2012, 10:07:36 PM »
Harper is a god.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #171: May 03, 2012, 10:24:11 PM »
wtf. Bryce Harper deserves 2 threads in fact he deserves the whole front page

I second the motion for a Bryce Harper sub-board.

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #172: May 03, 2012, 10:26:04 PM »
I second the motion for a Bryce Harper sub-board.

third!

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #173: May 03, 2012, 10:27:46 PM »
Bryce Harper eternal <3. Double Crushing Greek God!

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Re: The Bryce Harper Compendium
« Reply #174: May 04, 2012, 01:29:26 AM »
MLB Tonight talking about Bryce Harper.  Unfortunately, I missed the first few minutes because they started talking at the end of one hour and into the beginning of the next.   >:(

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