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Dodgers sign highly touted Italian shortstop

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Postby LBJackal » Thu Apr 01, 2004 3:42 pm

Bukoski77 wrote:As the article implied he was already on their MLB roster I was .0000000000000000000000009 of a millisecond away from notifying the commissioner of my money league that I had dibbs on him..............

I actually posted a message on my leagues message board for FA bidding, that I had bid $1 on Fabio Anchovio. I was hoping that the 24 hour time period to pass so I could get the Italian A-Rod for the price of Wil Cordero. Thank God we're allowed to delete messgaes on that site :-°

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Postby Guest » Thu Apr 01, 2004 3:43 pm

oh man, you got me goooood.

i've been pullin' pranks all morning and thought i was pretty slick...damn you!!!

Good one! ;-D

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Postby Swinger » Thu Apr 01, 2004 4:08 pm

Professional Italian baseball.. what was I thinking..
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Postby Area51's » Thu Apr 01, 2004 4:16 pm

DGroundhog wrote:Anchovio is nothing, they got this OF Pepperonio and 2B Mushroomio that are going to be All-Stars for years to come.

Classic...OMG this is funny.....I was so excited for half a second! :-o
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Postby DGroundhog » Fri Apr 02, 2004 12:31 am

Definitely the best joke I saw all day. Big ups to Frank on this one.

I shared it with a co-worker who drafts friday night and he almost changed his whole draft strategy.

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