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GreenNGoldSooner

  • joined Feb 17, 2008
  • last login Aug 21, 2014
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Native of Berkeley, in more or less permanent exile in Norman, Oklahoma, where I teach U.S. history at the University of Oklahoma.

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Oakland Athletics
  • NBA Oklahoma City Thunder
  • NFL San Francisco 49ers
  • NCAAF Oklahoma Sooners
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  • NHL New Jersey Devils
Recent Activity
I fear that they will be left with nothing but scrapple.
Commented on The emerging reality about Jon Lester and Yoenis Cespedes on Aug 14 2014, 12:31a
Phillies have a man on! Time for Veteran Stadium throwback RALLY BATTERIES!
Commented on The emerging reality about Jon Lester and Yoenis Cespedes on Aug 14 2014, 12:11a
Totally agree.
Commented on The emerging reality about Jon Lester and Yoenis Cespedes on Aug 14 2014, 12:07a - 1 reply
Actually, I thought this post was about the day-to-day player that is Yoenis Cespedes vs. the once-a-few-days player that is Jon Lester.
Commented on The emerging reality about Jon Lester and Yoenis Cespedes on Aug 14 2014, 12:04a - 1 reply
Actually, Philly's not just losing.
Commented on The emerging reality about Jon Lester and Yoenis Cespedes on Aug 14 2014, 12:02a - 1 reply
He plays outfield a lot better than Marlon Byrd.
Commented on The emerging reality about Jon Lester and Yoenis Cespedes on Aug 14 2014, 12:01a - 1 reply
At least I'm not a Phillies fan.
Commented on Vargas spins 3-hit shutout on 97 Pitches {yawn} on Aug 13 2014, 11:59p
Can you blame him?
Commented on Game #119: A's Offense Explodes for 20 Hits, Donaldson Homers Twice, Moss Bunts Once on Aug 13 2014, 11:56a - 1 reply
You know a team stinks when its mascot is the most iconic and compelling thing in its uniform.
Commented on Game #119: A's Offense Explodes for 20 Hits, Donaldson Homers Twice, Moss Bunts Once on Aug 13 2014, 12:39a - 1 reply
That play (not) at the plate was screwed up every conceivable way.
Commented on Game #119: A's Offense Explodes for 20 Hits, Donaldson Homers Twice, Moss Bunts Once on Aug 13 2014, 12:09a
I've never been to the Phillies sbnation site.
Commented on Game #119: A's Offense Explodes for 20 Hits, Donaldson Homers Twice, Moss Bunts Once on Aug 13 2014, 12:07a - 1 reply
Bad news Phils!
Commented on Game #119: A's Offense Explodes for 20 Hits, Donaldson Homers Twice, Moss Bunts Once on Aug 13 2014, 12:05a - 2 replies
Well...
Commented on Game #119: A's Offense Explodes for 20 Hits, Donaldson Homers Twice, Moss Bunts Once on Aug 13 2014, 12:03a
centerfielder looks like a genius compared with Byrd in right
Commented on Game #119: A's Offense Explodes for 20 Hits, Donaldson Homers Twice, Moss Bunts Once on Aug 13 2014, 12:00a
And there they go...what a crappy play!
Commented on Game #119: A's Offense Explodes for 20 Hits, Donaldson Homers Twice, Moss Bunts Once on Aug 12 2014, 11:59p
Bastardo(s)!
Commented on Game #119: A's Offense Explodes for 20 Hits, Donaldson Homers Twice, Moss Bunts Once on Aug 12 2014, 11:57p - 2 replies
I had a feeling that after the BoSox blew that brief exta inning lead they'd lose.
Commented on Weird Red Sox-Angels Overflow Thread on Aug 10 2014, 3:45a
Our comeback has just started!
Commented on Game Thread #113: Oakland Athletics vs. Tampa Bay Rays (3) on Aug 6 2014, 5:50p - 1 reply
Did Jaso get a jersey contusion from that HBP?
Commented on Game Thread #113: Oakland Athletics vs. Tampa Bay Rays (3) on Aug 6 2014, 5:47p - 2 replies
Ignorance was bliss.
Commented on Game Thread #113: Oakland Athletics vs. Tampa Bay Rays (3) on Aug 6 2014, 5:46p
I just turned it on.
Commented on Game Thread #113: Oakland Athletics vs. Tampa Bay Rays (3) on Aug 6 2014, 5:44p - 1 reply
The Face of Westeros?
Commented on Game Thread #113: Oakland Athletics vs. Tampa Bay Rays (3) on Aug 6 2014, 5:43p
Curiouser and curiouser....
Commented on Game Thread #113: Oakland Athletics vs. Tampa Bay Rays (3) on Aug 6 2014, 5:42p - 1 reply
Wha' happen?!?
Commented on Game Thread #113: Oakland Athletics vs. Tampa Bay Rays (3) on Aug 6 2014, 5:34p - 1 reply
Tonight Hammel considers himself the luckiest man on the face of the Earth.
Commented on Game Thread #112: A's vs. Rays on Aug 5 2014, 11:12p - 1 reply
Actually, we didn't leave a runner on base.
Commented on Game Thread #112: A's vs. Rays on Aug 5 2014, 10:48p
That sounds like the title of an old English music-hall tune.
Commented on Game Thread #112: A's vs. Rays on Aug 5 2014, 10:48p - 2 replies
They're trying to figure out why athuletics.com is down
Commented on Game Thread #112: A's vs. Rays on Aug 5 2014, 10:44p - 2 replies
Biochemistry is _still_ the correct chemistry!
Commented on Game Thread #112: A's vs. Rays on Aug 5 2014, 10:38p
That's one inning more than some gascans I know.
Commented on Game Thread #112: A's vs. Rays on Aug 5 2014, 10:37p
I hate it when the rain gives the ball that extra giddyup!
Commented on Game Thread #112: A's vs. Rays on Aug 5 2014, 10:34p
Oh, my!
Commented on Game Thread #112: A's vs. Rays on Aug 5 2014, 10:15p
1-2-3?!?
Commented on Game Thread #112: A's vs. Rays on Aug 5 2014, 10:14p
Third time's a charm?
Commented on Finally, leaving the bases loaded pays off! A's walk off with 3-2 win in 10 on Aug 5 2014, 7:48a - 2 replies
Winning sure makes it easier to take.
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 2:14a
It was "Take Your Marsupial to the Game" night.
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 2:13a
We have two more months of this _before_ the postseason?
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 2:12a - 2 replies
We scored in three innings tonight!
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 2:10a
Possums don't get rabies!
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 2:08a - 4 replies
I was just writing that very thing.
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 2:06a - 1 reply
Phew!
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 2:05a
He didn't want CB to be the only guy making terrible calls on balls and strikes this game.
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 1:59a
"Once you finally get to the ball, you've lost sight of it."
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 1:58a - 2 replies
Actually possums aren't major carriers of rabies.
Commented on Game Thread #111: A's vs. Rays (4) on Aug 5 2014, 1:57a
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