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Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by Bob Vila, Jul 31, 2007.

  1. Bob Vila

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    That I'm shaking hands with... :D

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    Jackie Robinson?
     
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    no, that would be too easy.

    wait, i got it. babe ruth?
     
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    WinnAr. Met him in Cooperstown over the weekend. We were up there for Cal Ripken's & Tony Gwynn's HOF Induction.

    Great weekend - check out more pics if you want:

    Hall of Fame 2007
     
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    Sweet, looks like he was in a good mood, Did he come off as an asshole?
     
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    Not at all, we all bs'd with him for a good 10-15 minutes...pretty cool guy. We were going to ask for an early line on the SuperBowl but thought that might have been a little harsh. haha
     
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    did you ask him to sign your hall of fame brochure?
     
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    that was my guess also
     
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    No, $65 bucks would have made him sign it though...

    :D
     
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    i knew it was ol' charlie hustle. i was being dumb.

    amazing player, amazing man. got fucked pretty bad for gambling. thats something stupid to do though.
     
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    There are little postings on the walls in the HOF reminding people of the major rules of baseball; including not betting on baseball. Also, there is only one mention of Pete Rose's 4256 hits in the hall and thats in the All-Time room where all the major stat's are located.

    His Jersey and memorabilia does not mention his accomplishments in the least. He's a pretty cool guy, cocky, but I think most professional athletes are in some fashion.
     
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    wow...thats pretty cool...w00t!
     
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    he's probably making more off of autographs and interviews now than if he actually was in the hall of fame.
     
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    The jerseys behind him gave it away, but... yes. :) Awesome. At least he didn't do what Tommy Lasorda did.
     
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