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GreenNGoldSooner

  • joined Feb 17, 2008
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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.

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  • MLB Oakland Athletics
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  • NFL San Francisco 49ers
  • NCAAF Oklahoma Sooners
  • NCAAB Oklahoma Sooners
  • NHL New Jersey Devils
Recent Activity
Love to have him return to form for this series...
Commented on Game #101: Shark eats Bass, Athletics sink Astros 13-1 on Jul 25 2014, 1:26a - 1 reply
Now that Joba has a beard, however....
Commented on Game #101: Shark eats Bass, Athletics sink Astros 13-1 on Jul 25 2014, 1:12a
That was a good call on that Trout trap.
Commented on Game #101: Shark eats Bass, Athletics sink Astros 13-1 on Jul 25 2014, 12:53a - 2 replies
Come on, Scherzer! Hold the slegnA to fewer runs than you have eye colors!
Commented on Game #101: Shark eats Bass, Athletics sink Astros 13-1 on Jul 24 2014, 10:17p
See how it's done, Jim?
Commented on Game #101: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 24 2014, 6:43p
Haven't lost a series at home in, what, three months?
Commented on Game #101: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 24 2014, 6:41p
IBiSV!
Commented on Game #101: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 24 2014, 6:27p
LOLstros: Broadcast Edition
Commented on Game #101: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 24 2014, 6:22p - 1 reply
Howdy, y'all!
Commented on Game #101: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 24 2014, 6:18p
Spread the Hate Around!
Commented on Game #100: Johnson Turns Cespedes Blowout Into Doolittle Save on Jul 24 2014, 7:31a - 1 reply
I think it's wonderful that Doo and the rest of the A's players think that JJ's just getting bad luck...
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:59a - 3 replies
JJ is the Tommy Wiseau of relief pitching.
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:56a
Better than letting JJ continue to punctuate our equilibrium.
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:50a
"In what well might have been the beleaguered reliever’s last appearance with the A’s..."
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:48a - 1 reply
I honestly don't even care if they get anything for him.
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:44a - 1 reply
Indeed. And let's be clear: I'm pissed off at Beane and BoMel
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:39a - 3 replies
Why is this a surprise to anyone?
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:34a
Maybe we can compromise and get whoever the A's are playing to provide a major chunk of JJ's salary.
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:33a - 1 reply
2014?
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:28a
I'm not worried about JJ doing his job. He clearly can't.
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:27a
WHY THE FUCK IS JIM JOHNSON STILL IN AN A'S UNIFORM?!?!?
Commented on Game Thread #100: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Jul 24 2014, 1:24a - 1 reply
That's at least three hours of sleep I'm not getting back.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 2:17a
Nice play, Punto.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 2:07a
It's two o'clock on the East Coast. I need to get up at 7 am.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 1:58a - 3 replies
"What branch of chemistry is concerned with the study of living organisms?"
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 1:57a - 2 replies
That was quick!
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 1:56a
I guess I picked the wrong week to spend in EDT
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 1:54a
Bo Porter, checkin' his unwritten rules.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 1:50a - 1 reply
Whoops
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 1:50a - 1 reply
You're right
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 1:49a
Nope
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (4) on Jul 23 2014, 1:47a - 2 replies
The 11th, but who's counting...
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:29a
Thank goodness!
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:27a - 1 reply
Though it's easy to pretend.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:26a - 1 reply
Guilty feet ain't got no rhythm.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:25a - 1 reply
Shall I compare him to a Summer's day?
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:23a
Punto, stayin' above the Mendoza Line with sheer grit!
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:22a
Biochemistry remains the correct chemistry...
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:16a
And that grit from Punto!
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:15a
Lionel Messi towers over him.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:14a
Hold him closer, tiny bastard....
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:11a - 2 replies
If they take the lead in the top of the ninth (or an extra inning)...
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (3) on Jul 23 2014, 1:08a
Bunt, please!
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:57a
Biochemistry is (still) the correct chemistry!
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:41a
Pie is always good!
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:41a
We just need to ask if we can have Gags pitch to him the next time he comes up.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:39a - 1 reply
He don't need no education.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:39a - 1 reply
That would have been my Vogt.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:38a - 1 reply
Sometimes nothing is enough.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:34a
No fricking kidding.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:33a
I don't want to look "Dirty Freiman" up on Urban Dictionary ;-)
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:32a - 1 reply
Does he not see the beefy arm?!?
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:30a
Ping-pong diplomacy?
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:27a - 1 reply
Please!
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:26a
Biochemistry is the correct chemistry.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:23a
Coco in BABIP Hell.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:22a - 1 reply
Gritty pop foul!
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:19a
I blame Bud Selig.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:15a
Someone hit a dinger?
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 23 2014, 12:01a - 1 reply
They've got Hoes...
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 22 2014, 11:55p
I thought he got under that a bit.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 22 2014, 11:53p
Hoes. Let's just talk about Hoes.
Commented on Game Thread #99: A's vs. Astros (2) on Jul 22 2014, 11:46p
Perhaps Milone requested a trade because...
Commented on Tommy Milone requests trade on Jul 22 2014, 8:26a - 1 reply
At the risk of spinning OT...
Commented on Tommy Milone requests trade on Jul 22 2014, 8:22a - 2 replies
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