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Leyritz's Vehicular Rap Sheet . . .The Rest Of The Story . . .

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Ben_Hecht, Jan 1, 2008.

  1. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Don't you know who I am?

    How dare you harass me?

    I'm THE MAN.


  2. Mickey Cochrane?
  3. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Black Mike used to like to tip more than a few, if my recollections of my readings of such ancient history are correct.

    I be Googling, now.
  4. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    Googling reveals no vehicular malfeasance on the part of the ex-Tiger/A's catcher, alas . . .
  5. Lefty Grove and Ty Cobb could not be reached for comment.
  6. Steak Snabler

    Steak Snabler Well-Known Member

    I think everyone who played in the 30s liked "to tip a few." They used to say that Paul Waner must have been a great athlete, because he could slide into second base without breaking the bottle on his hip ...
  7. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

  8. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    A goodly portion of Jim Brosnan's The Long Season was dedicated to detailed drinking descriptions. I salute any major-league pitcher who drank stingers with any regularity, and endured.

    Ball Four was anything but derelect in its duties in this area, either.
  9. Pound them Budweisers, boys.
  10. Simon_Cowbell

    Simon_Cowbell Active Member

    ben... what am I missing in your comments as they relate to the link.... did he try big-timing an officer?
  11. markvid

    markvid Guest

    I wondered that too...I'm confused as to where that is.
  12. hockeybeat

    hockeybeat Guest

    I wonder why the state didn't rescind Leyritz's license.
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