Page 1 of 6 12345 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 82
  1. #1
    Rookie
    Points: 7,161, Level: 25
    Level completed: 23%, Points required for next Level: 389
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Gtown25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Grinnell, IA
    Posts
    490
    Points
    7,161
    Level
    25
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 33
    Given: 25

    Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    According to reports, Kerry Wood will retire today.



  2. #2
    Rookie
    Points: 7,161, Level: 25
    Level completed: 23%, Points required for next Level: 389
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Gtown25's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2011
    Location
    Grinnell, IA
    Posts
    490
    Points
    7,161
    Level
    25
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 33
    Given: 25

  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 151,087, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdriveRecommendation Second ClassSocial
    CLONECONES's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    RVA
    Posts
    7,226
    Points
    151,087
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 21
    Given: 15

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    sad to hear it, but it's definitely time




    Self proclaimed 2012 CF Newcomer of the Year

    CLONECONES

  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 39,125, Level: 61
    Level completed: 6%, Points required for next Level: 1,225
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    CycloneNorth's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    Clarksville, TN
    Posts
    2,119
    Points
    39,125
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 34
    Given: 13

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    He's had a tough career. Hopefully he doesn't have many regrets.



  5. #5
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 96,979, Level: 96
    Level completed: 97%, Points required for next Level: 71
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Incyte's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Posts
    4,353
    Points
    96,979
    Level
    96
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 590
    Given: 80

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    When was the 20 strikeout game? '98? Fairly long career for the kid.


    “Science investigates; religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge, which is power; religion gives man wisdom, which is control. Science deals mainly with facts; religion deals mainly with values. The two are not rivals. They are complementary.”

    Martin Luther King Jr.

  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 35,951, Level: 58
    Level completed: 42%, Points required for next Level: 699
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    ISU4ME's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Posts
    1,652
    Points
    35,951
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 32
    Given: 50

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    Quote Originally Posted by Incyte View Post
    When was the 20 strikeout game? '98? Fairly long career for the kid.

    You are correct it was May 6, 1998. It was only the 5th start of his career.

    Thought the Cubs were going to be set for years to come with Wood and Prior...... Well it is still just wait until next year.



  7. #7
    Speechless
    Points: 221,866, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 32.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    HFCS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    LA LA Land
    Posts
    18,484
    Points
    221,866
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,850
    Given: 2,518

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    Quote Originally Posted by Gtown25 View Post
    According to reports, Kerry Wood will retire today.
    this is a severe "cool story bro" warning from the emergency weather broadcast system...

    I was his waiter once just after college during that season where he, Prior and Zambrano were an awesome rotation that nearly got them there. He seemed like a nice guy, he was having dinner with his mom.



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 221,866, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 32.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    HFCS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Location
    LA LA Land
    Posts
    18,484
    Points
    221,866
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,850
    Given: 2,518

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU4ME View Post
    You are correct it was May 6, 1998. It was only the 5th start of his career.

    Thought the Cubs were going to be set for years to come with Wood and Prior...... Well it is still just wait until next year.
    Not to mention Zambrano who was practically their ace toward the end of "that" year.



  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 41,888, Level: 63
    Level completed: 19%, Points required for next Level: 1,062
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album picturesVeteran25000 Experience Points
    ThatllDoCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Chicago, IL
    Posts
    4,187
    Points
    41,888
    Level
    63
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 437
    Given: 589

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    Kerry is a good guy, and it has to be killing him. Best wishes for him and his foundation. I am sure he will be attached to the team or to the broadcasts in some way.


    “Man suffers only because he takes seriously what the gods made for fun.”
    Alan Wilson Watts

  10. #10
    Speechless
    Points: 248,188, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 57.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsOverdriveVeteran
    Rabbuk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    18,228
    Points
    248,188
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,671
    Given: 142

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    Dusty Baker absolutely destroyed Wood's and Prior's careers pitching them like 200 innings very deep into ballgames.



  11. #11
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 37,619, Level: 59
    Level completed: 81%, Points required for next Level: 231
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    jbindm's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2010
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    3,979
    Points
    37,619
    Level
    59
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 856
    Given: 498

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    That's a shame. If there was a What Might Have Been Hall of Fame, the Wood/Prior/Zambrano rotation would be a first ballot inductee. Good luck to Kerry Wood whatever he decides to do next.



  12. #12
    Speechless
    Points: 437,590, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 32.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    65,709
    Points
    437,590
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,578
    Given: 1,232

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    How far have the great little Cubs fallen in the past decade? The Twins, Brewers, and Royals have caught up...

    If we could turn back time to the Cubs best seasons...


    Let Prohm's Posse Ride: Georges, Georgios, 3sus, Hallice, Deonte, Abdel, Monte, Matt, and McKaT.

  13. #13
    Facebook Knows All
    Points: 290,229, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 24.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    cycloneworld's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    NE Oklahoma
    Posts
    18,357
    Points
    290,229
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,808
    Given: 1,076

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    After watching him this year, it was definitly time.

    A solid career for him though.



  14. #14

  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 227,057, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 23.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    Clones21's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    17,558
    Points
    227,057
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 0

    Re: Kerry Wood Retiring Today

    He knew it was time.


    "Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing."

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Cyclones.TV
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. UNI
  • September 5, 2015
  • 07:00 PM