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MLB season delayed

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Regan MacNeil, Mar 12, 2020.

  1. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    Today MLB was showing a 1976 game between the Yankees and the Tigers - The Bird was on the mound. It looked great. The No Pepper sign on the backstop, the scruffy Tiger Stadium field, bat boys with "Bat Boy" on the back of their jerseys, old guys smoking stogies in the stands. Back with the Game of the Week on NBC was THE. GAME. OF. THE. WEEK.
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  2. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    TJ surgery for Sale.
  3. micropolitan guy

    micropolitan guy Well-Known Member

    Was this the June Monday night game that really made him famous? I remember watching that on my old B&W TV. One of my all-time favorite players, we were born exactly one day apart.
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  4. MileHigh

    MileHigh Moderator Staff Member

    And was an ABC game with Cossel?
    Last edited: Mar 19, 2020
  5. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    Figured it was nbc -looked like daytime
  6. Michael_ Gee

    Michael_ Gee Well-Known Member

    It was ABC Monday Night game of the week. Didn't you hear Cosell?
  7. DanOregon

    DanOregon Well-Known Member

    I was just watching it on TV at the gym, listening to podcasts while reading my New Yorker. I probably should have recognized the graphics though.
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  8. micropolitan guy

    micropolitan guy Well-Known Member

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  9. MileHigh

    MileHigh Moderator Staff Member

    1:51. The network must have have been flipping out over lost revenue.

    Didn't hear Cossel when I switched over. Warner Wolf on the PBP. Uecker on the field.
  10. matt_garth

    matt_garth Active Member

    The ABC team was Bob Prince, Warner Wolf and Bob Uecker.
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  11. Pilot

    Pilot Well-Known Member

    That's a lot of things to be doing at once. I see your humble New Yorker brag, too, but good restraint not telling us about the Airpods.
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  12. tapintoamerica

    tapintoamerica Well-Known Member

    Never been a better time to have it done. History won't care a bit about 2020 even if a semblance of a season is thrown together.
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