Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 28
  1. #1
    Addict
    Points: 69,389, Level: 81
    Level completed: 79%, Points required for next Level: 361
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    TarHeelHawk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    W. Des Moines
    Posts
    8,615
    Points
    69,389
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Praying for a rainout

    The weather can't seem to make up it's mind today, as it's raining buckets one minute and then dry the next. The wind is blowing straight out harder than it has at any point this season.

    Apparently Theriot has some sort of stomach virus, so Lou told him to stay home. However, he decided that starting Aaron Miles was a better option than Blanco, and has Fontenot starting at 2nd, as opposed to the guy who is just as good defensively and swinging a hot bat. Also, Jake Fox is in left field.



  2. #2
    Starter
    Points: 28,311, Level: 51
    Level completed: 70%, Points required for next Level: 339
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    hiwhatis's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    799
    Points
    28,311
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    did blanco get called up???? i thought he was rehabbing at iowa.


    "It's not my fault that an opposing player isn't as strong as me" - Marcus Fizer

  3. #3
    Addict
    Points: 69,389, Level: 81
    Level completed: 79%, Points required for next Level: 361
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    TarHeelHawk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    W. Des Moines
    Posts
    8,615
    Points
    69,389
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Quote Originally Posted by hiwhatis View Post
    did blanco get called up???? i thought he was rehabbing at iowa.
    He's always been here. It was Miles that was re-habbing in Iowa. Actually, now that I think about it, the Cubs made up an injury to Blanco to bring Miles back. Dammit.



  4. #4
    Still thinking of something....
    Points: 263,917, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures
    rworkman83's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2006
    Location
    Boone & Marion
    Posts
    17,844
    Points
    263,917
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 10
    Given: 15

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Blanco went on the DL when they brought up Gorzalanny.

    Fantasy Baseball Player Injury Updates | MLB.com: Fantasy Baseball


    41-53 Record in CF Mafia. The most games played and wins by any player in Cyclone Fanatic History. Yes, I'm a nerd.

  5. #5
    Addict
    Points: 69,389, Level: 81
    Level completed: 79%, Points required for next Level: 361
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    TarHeelHawk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    W. Des Moines
    Posts
    8,615
    Points
    69,389
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Quote Originally Posted by rworkman83 View Post
    Blanco went on the DL when they brought up Gorzalanny.

    Fantasy Baseball Player Injury Updates | MLB.com: Fantasy Baseball
    A disabled Blanco is a better replacement for Theriot than a healthy Aaron Miles. Maybe some of these guys coming back will force Hendry's hand and he'll bite the bullet and DFA him.



  6. #6
    Recruit
    Points: 5,720, Level: 22
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 330
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    West Des Moines, Iowa
    Posts
    117
    Points
    5,720
    Level
    22
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Anyone watch Lou's pre game interview??? Doesn't seem like he has a freakin clue whats goin on



  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 38,028, Level: 60
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,022
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    acrozier22's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    In van down by the river!
    Posts
    2,595
    Points
    38,028
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Quote Originally Posted by TommyTalknSport View Post
    Anyone watch Lou's pre game interview??? Doesn't seem like he has a freakin clue whats goin on
    Rather than make a stupid remark, maybe actually give some examples of why you think he doesn't "have a freaking clue"?



  8. #8
    Speechless
    Points: 846,051, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 58.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    CycloneErik's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2008
    Location
    Jamerica
    Posts
    53,706
    Points
    846,051
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 533
    Given: 510

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Quote Originally Posted by acrozier22 View Post
    Rather than make a stupid remark, maybe actually give some examples of why you think he doesn't "have a freaking clue"?
    He was forgetting people on the roster, got stuck on a "who's available" sort of question. I think that's what he's getting at.

    It wasn't his best interview, but I have trouble thinking he doesn't know what's going on.


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
    Make this one for the ages!




    http://rememberingdoria.wordpress.com/

  9. #9
    Addict
    Points: 84,981, Level: 90
    Level completed: 69%, Points required for next Level: 569
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    superdorf's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    6,947
    Points
    84,981
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Wow... The Cubs fantasy camp looks like the coolest thing ever.

    And how awesome is Pat Hughes? I love that guy.



  10. #10
    Recruit
    Points: 5,720, Level: 22
    Level completed: 34%, Points required for next Level: 330
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    West Des Moines, Iowa
    Posts
    117
    Points
    5,720
    Level
    22
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    He was forgetting people on the roster, got stuck on a "who's available" sort of question. I think that's what he's getting at.

    It wasn't his best interview, but I have trouble thinking he doesn't know what's going on.
    Haha that's what I was getting it. Not that he didn't have a clue of what he's doing just stumbled through the whole interview.



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 69,389, Level: 81
    Level completed: 79%, Points required for next Level: 361
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    TarHeelHawk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    W. Des Moines
    Posts
    8,615
    Points
    69,389
    Level
    81
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    If there is as much rain behind it as Len and Bob were saying, they should just call it now so the team can get on the plane. It isn't like the Cubs and Pirates don't play 6 more time or anything.



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 144,774, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    cybsball20's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Location
    Des Moines, IA
    Posts
    12,606
    Points
    144,774
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 82
    Given: 11

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Quote Originally Posted by TarHeelHawk View Post
    If there is as much rain behind it as Len and Bob were saying, they should just call it now so the team can get on the plane. It isn't like the Cubs and Pirates don't play 6 more time or anything.

    Hasn't rained in an hour and a half at the stadium, but it sounds like they are going to wait for the front at 4 to go through first.



    Follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/MarkHanrahan20

    Check out my blog
    http://markhanrahan.com

    and tune into "Extra Innings" Thursdays at 6pm on 1460kxno

  13. #13
    Pro
    Points: 38,028, Level: 60
    Level completed: 15%, Points required for next Level: 1,022
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    acrozier22's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    In van down by the river!
    Posts
    2,595
    Points
    38,028
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Quote Originally Posted by superdorf View Post
    Wow... The Cubs fantasy camp looks like the coolest thing ever.

    And how awesome is Pat Hughes? I love that guy.
    I agree on both statements. I said to my wife, can I go to that camp someday????



  14. #14
    Speechless
    Points: 183,356, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    15,215
    Points
    183,356
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 29
    Given: 104

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    Watching reruns of Coach is way better than watching the Cubs most times.



  15. #15
    Speechless
    Points: 380,872, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 79.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    55,557
    Points
    380,872
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 144
    Given: 114

    Re: Praying for a rainout

    The game may turn into a night game.


    CFH HMagic bball season next year.
    Let my Fred's Four Horsemen ride: Georges, Hogue, Nader, and McKay.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 06:00 PM