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Papelbon's dog chews up final out ball

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by budcrew08, Dec 20, 2007.

  1. budcrew08

    budcrew08 Active Member

    According to ESPN (through the Hattiesburg American), the 2007 World Series final out ball is no longer.

    http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=3163105
     
  2. ondeadline

    ondeadline Active Member

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    "Boss" chewed up a ball from the Red Sox's title-clincher? I'm stunned.
     
  3. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Dog gone!
     
  4. markvid

    markvid Guest

    Throw the dog a bone, he was hungry.
     
  5. cranberry

    cranberry Well-Known Member

    Larry Lucchino foiled by the old "my dog ate it" excuse? This will not end well.
     
  6. In Exile

    In Exile Member

    Now the dog becomes a valuable collectable. He could have the dog sectioned and sell off slices sandwiched in plastic, or else collect the hair after grooming. Gives a whole new meaning to the phrase "Fenway Frank."

    I mean, if the HoF can display Ty Cobb's false teeth . . .
     
  7. Bubbler

    Bubbler Active Member

    I'm sure some nutfuck Sox fan will think this is the start of a new curse and will summarily kill the dog to cleanse the Sox of said curse. I'm sure Sons Of Sam Horn are already on top of the lunatic fringe angle.

    I also expect a full-page spread on the dog in some New England rag, with full biographical and bloodline information.
     
  8. cranberry

    cranberry Well-Known Member

    I can hardly wait for trading cards with embedded dog hair...
     
  9. budcrew08

    budcrew08 Active Member

    No there isn't. [/SoSH lurker]
     
  10. StormSurge

    StormSurge Active Member

    I suppose that's better than dog poop.
     
  11. HoopsMcCann

    HoopsMcCann Active Member

    i read the story, and how did it not mention what breed of dog boss is? i wanted more bio info on boss
     
  12. Oz

    Oz Active Member

    To me, this is far worse than what Doug Mientkiewicz did. At least he protected the ball and made sure it didn't get chewed up by a dog.
     
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