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Postby TheRawDAWG » Fri Apr 02, 2004 2:19 pm

Grouperman941 wrote:From yesterday's timely Kurkjian article:

"Even though there are record numbers of players on the disabled list these days (the influence of agents at work), it's more a function of the difficulty of the game, and skill involved, than the toughness of the players. They're tough, and they play a tough game that cannot be played well when you're hurt. " ... id=1761591

He sure knows how to kiss player-butt. :-)

Tough game? No doubt there is skill involved but a tough game? You swing a bat at a ball, you catch the ball and throw the ball. Whats so 'tough' about it. Skill yes. Toughness no!! Go tell a football player or hockey player that baseball is a tough sport.
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Postby Baseballer02 » Mon Jun 07, 2004 6:57 pm

thought I'd bring this from the dead due to the abundance of posts related to injuries this season.
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Postby CrazyPooja90 » Mon Jun 07, 2004 7:03 pm

Pansy Era? **Everyone turns and stares at JD Drew**

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Postby zepfan » Mon Jun 07, 2004 8:19 pm

...and Griffey and Drew keep on rolling... Well, so far anyway...

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