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Postby LBJackal » Mon Apr 26, 2004 5:34 am

Pedantic wrote:
Jivedude wrote:
Madison wrote:
Great Scott(i)! wrote:
jimhorn888 wrote:Man Ram.


Wow. Don't ever call him that again, "Man Ram"? "ARam" is bad enough, "IRod" is a reach... but... "Man Ram"? Sweet Moses man, no. :-t


Man Ram is actually quite commonly used for Manny. Same goes for ARam and IRod. ;-)


Who started this nickname trend anway? It's incredibly lame. :-t


I bet it was A-Rod. :-b


First time I saw it was with T-Mac, back in his Raptor days. I still remember all the signs that lined the ACC in his final few games: "Come Back T-Mac!". After that, EVERYBODY was going by that standard nickname format.

Andy Roddick has even gone by A-Rod a couple times that I saw him on TV.
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Postby LCBOY » Mon Apr 26, 2004 8:29 pm

A question for everyone. Everyone gives Manny props every year for his huge offensive numbers. Then how come he is never drafted in the 1st round? I make it point to pick him every year. I have had him on my teams for three years and he just rakes. Yet I picked him up in the 2nd round of my roto league and the third round on my H2H. Just curious... ;-)
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Postby Amazinz » Mon Apr 26, 2004 10:59 pm

LCBOY, he went in the 1st round of the 3 leagues I participate in. :-)
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