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Postby Arlo » Sat Dec 06, 2003 7:31 am

Just thought this was interesting, considering all the Matsui 2.0 talk:

Thirty years today, the hot rumor was that Carl Yastrzemski was in Tokyo to discuss playing ball in Japan...
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Re: 30 years ago today

Postby wrveres » Sat Dec 06, 2003 7:45 am

Arlo wrote:Just thought this was interesting, considering all the Matsui 2.0 talk:

Thirty years today, the hot rumor was that Carl Yastrzemski was in Tokyo to discuss playing ball in Japan...

30 years ago today ... I was 3 ... ;-D
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Re: 30 years ago today

Postby DK » Sat Dec 06, 2003 9:43 am

Arlo wrote:Just thought this was interesting, considering all the Matsui 2.0 talk:

Thirty years today, the hot rumor was that Carl Yastrzemski was in Tokyo to discuss playing ball in Japan...


Why would he go over there to play?
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Re: 30 years ago today

Postby Madison » Sat Dec 06, 2003 3:01 pm

wrveres wrote:
Arlo wrote:Just thought this was interesting, considering all the Matsui 2.0 talk:

Thirty years today, the hot rumor was that Carl Yastrzemski was in Tokyo to discuss playing ball in Japan...

30 years ago today ... I was 3 ... ;-D


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Re: 30 years ago today

Postby DK » Sat Dec 06, 2003 4:40 pm

wrveres wrote:
Arlo wrote:Just thought this was interesting, considering all the Matsui 2.0 talk:

Thirty years today, the hot rumor was that Carl Yastrzemski was in Tokyo to discuss playing ball in Japan...

30 years ago today ... I was 3 ... ;-D


I can imagine a little wrveres, "No Dun, No Dun ... "
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Postby LCBOY » Sat Dec 06, 2003 5:25 pm

I was 5 years old and I already knew that Honus Wagner was the greatest SS of all time! ;-D
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Postby eftda » Sat Dec 06, 2003 5:41 pm

....old people...
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Re: 30 years ago today

Postby HOOTIE » Sat Dec 06, 2003 5:50 pm

DK wrote:
Arlo wrote:Just thought this was interesting, considering all the Matsui 2.0 talk:

Thirty years today, the hot rumor was that Carl Yastrzemski was in Tokyo to discuss playing ball in Japan...


Why would he go over there to play?


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Postby wrveres » Sat Dec 06, 2003 7:39 pm

Arlo, why was he looking to play over there anyways ? ? ?
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Postby Broncmet724 » Sat Dec 06, 2003 7:41 pm

2 and I pretty much don't remember anything. Soooo, just how old are you Arlo? Does the Obi-Wan picture mean something? O:-)
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