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Say it ain't so Eddie Murray

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Drip, Aug 17, 2012.

  1. Drip

    Drip Active Member

    Hall of Famer charged and fined for insider trading with former Baltimore Orioles teammate Doug DeCinces, who was charged last year.
  2. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    Almost refreshing to see a retired athlete find a way to actually MAKE money instead of set it on fire. But not so good, Eddie.
  3. Versatile

    Versatile Active Member

    Outing alert: playthrough is

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  4. Brian

    Brian Well-Known Member

    I was hoping for an "Eddie Murray continued his 30-year streak of not commenting" to end that story.
  5. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    Yeah, he's another name that frequently gets mentioned with Jim Rice as one of the biggest assholes in the game.
  6. playthrough

    playthrough Moderator Staff Member

    Hey, I'm looking for an editor for a new magazine on living the good life...
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  7. exmediahack

    exmediahack Well-Known Member

    I must prefer when they lose their nest egg in eateries with overpriced food, lousy service and bartenders and managers robbing them blind. At least that is legal.
  8. Joe Williams

    Joe Williams Well-Known Member

    My experience with them was, Murray would ignore you as best he could and give you that 1000-yard stare. Rice's was more of a glare as a way of intimidating. Maybe it was just me ... but I doubt it.

    Voted for Murray for HOF but not for Rice, based on their numbers, positions played, longevity. Not on their assholian tendencies.
  9. Drip

    Drip Active Member

    Eddie was an ass but if you said hello, he would respond.
  10. Joe Williams

    Joe Williams Well-Known Member

    Yep, he seemed fine till you veered into interviewing mode.
  11. Drip

    Drip Active Member

    And I could respect that to a certain extent. I had no problems holding a conversation with him. Sometimes, he would tell you stuff but he just wasn't one to give interviews.
  12. Tarheel316

    Tarheel316 Well-Known Member

    I interviewed Rice once and he was a jerk.
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