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Good news for the Devil Rays and Royals!

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by lantaur, Apr 1, 2007.

  1. lantaur

    lantaur Well-Known Member

    They're playing the Yankees and Red Sox on Opening Day so they get to be on ESPN! Congrats!
  2. ondeadline

    ondeadline Well-Known Member

    [blue]I'm sure ESPN picked those games because of all the young talent on the Royals and Devil Rays
  3. Trouser_Buddah

    Trouser_Buddah Active Member

    You know the old adage...early in the spring, large market teams are always ahead of the small market teams...
  4. Starman

    Starman Well-Known Member

    Oh thank god, I was afraid we were actually going to go 36 hours without the Yankees or Red Sox on ESPN. ::)
  5. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    As a huge baseball fan, I think it's nice that ESPN has finally decided to pay some attention to farm-team scrimmages.
  6. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    I thought the good news was going to be the Royals and D-Rays seasons were cancelled .. kind of an advance mercy rule.
  7. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Fuck no. The Yankees spent $200 million on that roster.

    They have to have someone to beat up on...
  8. Freelance Hack

    Freelance Hack Active Member

    ESPN is all about showcasing Gil Meche to see if he's really worth $55 million.
  9. zeke12

    zeke12 Guest

    Hey, it's Gil's world.

    We're all just little people.
  10. Oz

    Oz Well-Known Member

    Royals actually won the season series with the Red Sox last season, 5-4, despite six games being at Fenway. Just saying.
  11. doubledown68

    doubledown68 Active Member

    Being on vacation and all, I may not get a ticket to the opener. But methinks tickets for Thursday afternoon's Dice-K vs. Grienke showdown won't be hard to come by.
  12. doubledown68

    doubledown68 Active Member

    The Yanks 5-game sweep of the Sox probably did the Beaneaters in last year. But KC's 3-game sweep shortly afterward was the first shovel of dirt on the coffin.
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