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    Indulge a proud dad for a minute...



    Last Thursday, while my parents were in town from PA, I took my son to his first professional ball game. It was 20 years ago almost exactly that my dad took me to my first game (proud grandpa's the one in the background with the hat with the fox head on it). Just thought I'd share
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    Great picture! He looks very happy

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    What a cutie....and the beginning of a great family tradition.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Car 4 View Post
    What a cutie....and the beginning of a great family tradition.


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    AND a career in pro baseball.


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    What an adorable little guy!

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    Quote Originally Posted by cajunguy View Post
    AND a career in pro baseball.


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    The tools are there. I played for most of my life, I'm 6'3", my dad 6'2", my brother 6'5". On my wife's side, her dad is 6'5" 350, her younger brother is 6'6" 325 ish. Both my mom and her mom are left handed, and he's showing signs of left handedness.

    Combine our height, some of her family's size, the baseball gene from me, and left handedness and you have all the makings of a very desireable first baseman.
    The world would be much cleaner if blind people carried brooms instead of sticks.

    At communion, when the priest says "Body of Christ", I say "Thanks, I've been working out", then I grab the cracker and run back to my seat

    An amateur practices until he gets it right. A professional practices until he cant get it wrong.

    They've got us surrounded? Good. Now we can fire in any direction. Those bastards won't get away this time.

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    I'm hoping mine can play golf. It has a senior tour, can be played while drinking, and placing 20th still pays pretty damn well.

    Great pic though.

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    Great pic! Cute lil man ya got there!
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    Awesome pic! You guys at Coors?
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    Very cute!
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    Adorable, and looks like he's either flipping the bird or shooting a peace sign.
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    Quote Originally Posted by ChesCopPodz View Post
    Combine our height, some of her family's size, the baseball gene from me, and left handedness and you have all the makings of a very desireable first baseman.
    First basemen are a dime a dozen. Left handed pitchers are not
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    He is adorable, and what a great family tradition! Thanks for sharing the picture!




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    Quote Originally Posted by gopherpuckfan View Post
    First basemen are a dime a dozen. Left handed pitchers are not

    +1. That's a great tradition. Nice looking young man , you have every right to be proud.
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    Quote Originally Posted by 121Traffic View Post
    Awesome pic! You guys at Coors?
    No, just a minor league game at Security Service Field for the Skysox
    The world would be much cleaner if blind people carried brooms instead of sticks.

    At communion, when the priest says "Body of Christ", I say "Thanks, I've been working out", then I grab the cracker and run back to my seat

    An amateur practices until he gets it right. A professional practices until he cant get it wrong.

    They've got us surrounded? Good. Now we can fire in any direction. Those bastards won't get away this time.

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    never too young to teach him how to swing from both sides of the plate!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Loblaw View Post
    never too young to teach him how to swing from both sides of the plate!
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    SIR! I was making a legit baseball observation, not a thinly veiled sexual reference. Although, given my history at O/R, I can see where the distinction would be hard to make. Carry on.
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    he (Obama) doesn't have a birth certificate because he wasn't born, he was created in a Muslim witch's cauldron!
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    nice pic, looks like a great time was had by all!

 

 

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