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    Is Alou SERIOUS?

    ESPN - Alou says he wouldn't have caught Bartman ball in 2003 NLCS - MLB

    He decides to say this NOW? What was he waiting for? Maybe THIS is an April fools joke.

    I am a huge Cubs fan and I NEVER blamed Bartman for what went down in that game.



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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    He wasn't going to catch that anyway, and besides, it is the cubs, they are like ISU, they would have found a different way to lose that one.


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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    He wasn't going to catch that anyway, and besides, it is the cubs, they are like ISU, they would have found a different way to lose that one.
    They did.....



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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    He for sure would have caught that. His glove was right under the the ball. But thats not the reason they lost, Alex Gonzalez is the reason why they lost.



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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    You sure he wasn't just ramblin in the men's room ******* on his hands when he was just talking and some gomer overheard him?



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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    He for sure would have caught that. His glove was right under the the ball. But thats not the reason they lost, Alex Gonzalez is the reason why they lost.
    I am FAR from sure he would have caught it. But it is obvious it didn't cost the Cubs that game or the series for that matter.

    In any case, Alou is a classless individual IMO. He said what he said back then, and now comes out and says what he said today.



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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    I freaking love it!



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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    I've never thought Bartman was at fault, he was not the only fan going for that ball. Nice that Alou waited this long to say this though, would have been better had he said it right after it happened instead of having Bartman go through the hell he did for that play.


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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    Wasn't Bartman an inspiration for a character on Southpark and the Simpsons. Just April fooling.


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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    I've been saying this since the night of that fateful game. If Alou hadn't had a miniature hissy fit after that play people may not even know the name Steve Bartman.



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    Re: Is Alou SERIOUS?

    Heard the Cubs are threatening a couple of those building viewers if they do not pay 17% of their profits by 15 Apr. How many seats are outside the ballpark? Zambrano had a blister problem first game. Pie still hitting about the same. F^&***ukadome had 3 of their 5 hits including as homer and a base running blunbder. Another loss in extra innings. THE CUBS ARE BACK BIGGER AND BETTER.


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