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    Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    Beats Tampa Bay 4-0. Isn't this the same guy thats been going after A-rod?



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    this is the stay off my mound guy isn't it?



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    Is he good enough to compete against A-rod now?



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    Quote Originally Posted by nickwc View Post
    this is the stay off my mound guy isn't it?
    yep. take that A-rod


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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    In the box score it says there was an error. What happened there?



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    This just shows what can happen when people stay off his mound. turns out he knew what he was talking about.


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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    In the box score it says there was an error. What happened there?
    The Rays had an error, not the A's.



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    Quote Originally Posted by GMackey32 View Post
    The Rays had an error, not the A's.

    I see that now, on a different box score. Must have messed that one up temporarily.



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    Quote Originally Posted by tim_redd View Post
    In the box score it says there was an error. What happened there?
    The error was on Tampa Bay

    The line looked like this

    Tampa 0 0 1
    Oakland 4 12 0



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    Arod needs to realize that he isn't above absolutely everyone. There are other good players and respect should be given even to new players.



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    Karma?



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    One of the more unlikely guys to toss a perfect game, especially considering who it came against.



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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    I benched him on my fantasy team today. He was struggling and the Rays have been killing it. I guess that is why I'm 11th out of 12 teams.


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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    I've liked Dallas Braden the last couple of years. Other than injuries he has been very consistent with a pretty low ERA. I remember last year he was giving up 1-2 runs per game like it was his job but the A's just weren't firing offensively and the guy couldn't get a win.

    However, with respect to his outburst with A-rod, I'd have to say Braden sounded like a huge loser. If you read some of his quotes he just sounds ridiculous. People can hate on A-rod all they want, but Braden is the one who came off sounding like a punk.


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    Re: Dallas Braden throws perfect game

    Quote Originally Posted by jahfg View Post
    I benched him on my fantasy team today. He was struggling and the Rays have been killing it. I guess that is why I'm 11th out of 12 teams.
    Dude... that is an FML moment right there



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