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GreenNGoldSooner

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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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Recent Activity
Here's the whole thing.
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:27p
The whole video is really incredible
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:23p - 1 reply
Do we get to play the 'stros for all the rest of our games?
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:21p
They were winning all game, but we sneaked up on 'em!
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:20p - 3 replies
So does Reddick get to pie himself?
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:15p
Ballgame!
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:15p - 1 reply
'stros announcers shocked we're not bunting here.
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:14p
The 'stros radio crew keeps hilariously correcting itself on lifetime vs. stats for the A's.
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:06p - 1 reply
Hitting a homerun?!? In the ninth inning?!?
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:04p
start us off right jed
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros (2) on Apr 19 2014, 7:02p
I so hope that we can come up with a way to win this one...
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros on Apr 19 2014, 6:14p
Not on my radio ;-)
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros on Apr 19 2014, 6:11p
For me, too.
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros on Apr 19 2014, 6:06p
Howdy, y'all!
Commented on Game Thread #17: A's vs. Astros on Apr 19 2014, 6:05p - 1 reply
The Hotdog Centipede
Commented on Game #16: Big numbers from Cespedes and Reddick power A's past Astros; Jed Lowrie doesn't play fair on Apr 19 2014, 8:25a
Time for some shuteye. ttfn
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Apr 19 2014, 1:35a - 2 replies
But will the A's ever be able to live down....
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (4) on Apr 19 2014, 1:31a - 1 reply
Time to DFA hotdog, obviously!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:35a - 1 reply
Adele Dazeem!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:21a - 1 reply
And they're probably painfully aware that they get to enjoy 162 games of this.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:17a
It's such a violation of baseball's unwritten rules that there's no way Lowrie acted alone!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:16a - 1 reply
Houston broadcast is now replaying BUNTGATE.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:14a - 4 replies
Excellent!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:12a
Astros announcers are now saying that there's plenty of time in the season for the Astros to shock the world!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:11a - 1 reply
What's he using now? I missed it.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:08a - 1 reply
It's gotta be Elf Power (obviously)
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:06a
Not going to the mound when a pitcher is giving up three runs while way up is showing up the opponent and drawing attention to the score!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:03a
How much you want to bet that the 'stros announcers attribute their mini-explosion last inning to anger at Lowrie's bunt?
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:02a - 2 replies
The Face always gets Hoes!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 19 2014, 12:00a
And that's how they came to invent Astroturf.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:54p - 1 reply
DFA him!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:52p
Now the Astros announcers are talking about how Lowrie needs to move on.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:50p - 2 replies
Both. They're tossing their anger at the bunt back and forth like a football in THE ROOM.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:46p - 1 reply
Every time you watch a ball game you learn something new!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:45p
The Astros announcers are convinced that Lowrie bunted in order to boost his stats.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:43p
But he's going to do it carefully. 'Cause Bob Melvin is a good baseball guy.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:42p - 1 reply
Houston broadcast is now showing a replay of Lowrie's dugout conversation with New Bob
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:40p - 2 replies
Now the Astros announcers are describing how angry they'd be at Clemens....
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:39p
BUNTY!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (3) on Apr 18 2014, 11:38p - 1 reply
You know what would be hilarious?
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:37p - 1 reply
According to the Astros announcers, Sonny Gray's performance has been overshadowed by Lowrie's bunt.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:36p - 3 replies
Astros announcers think he was mad for Lowrie trying to initiate a conversation with some Astros in the third inning...
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:36p
No Subject
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:35p
And it's all the Astros announcers are talking about, too.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:32p
The Astros announcers were both angry at Clemens for not actually hitting Lowrie...
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:29p
Astros announcer Geoff Blum: "I was a little bit of an erect shortstop."
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:28p - 2 replies
Loved that place. Used to sit in the left field bleachers.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:10p - 1 reply
To be honest, I have no idea what he was doing.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:07p - 1 reply
They said something about the A's on ESPN?!?
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:06p - 1 reply
Why are the Astros announcers so convinced that Lowrie was serious about trying to bunt his way onboard?
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:04p - 2 replies
Houston, we have a problem.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros (2) on Apr 18 2014, 11:04p
They seem to be assuming that bunting was his best chance to get on base.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:52p - 1 reply
Astros announcers are very angry at Lowrie...
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:51p - 1 reply
Kinda feel sorry for him.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:50p - 1 reply
Astros announcers praising the O.Co soundsystem.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:45p - 1 reply
At least Paul Clemens has the same last name as a major league pitcher.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:43p
Funny....
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:40p
Does the American League have a mercy rule this year?
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:39p - 1 reply
Astros' announcer: "Good news is that the bases are empty"
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:35p - 1 reply
I guess that the 'stros really are as awful as I remember them being.
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:34p
HOT DOG!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:33p
Howdy, y'all!
Commented on Game Thread #16: Oakland Athletics vs. Houston Astros on Apr 18 2014, 10:33p - 2 replies
for Mike Trout and Albert Pujols are really freaking good hitters
Voted on Apr 17 2014, 9:59a
Fuckety fuck....
Commented on Game Thread #15: A's at Angels (4) on Apr 17 2014, 2:28a
They really do that?!?
Commented on Game Thread #15: A's at Angels (4) on Apr 17 2014, 2:27a - 2 replies
Remember: the longer the game goes, the more rest they will have had ;-)
Commented on Game Thread #15: A's at Angels (4) on Apr 17 2014, 2:25a - 1 reply
Please, hammy, don't hurt him!
Commented on Game Thread #15: A's at Angels (4) on Apr 17 2014, 1:49a
Lawyerball!
Commented on Game Thread #15: A's at Angels (4) on Apr 17 2014, 1:49a
Boy that carried far.
Commented on Game Thread #15: A's at Angels (3) on Apr 17 2014, 1:31a - 1 reply
Mr. Doubles!
Commented on Game Thread #15: A's at Angels (3) on Apr 17 2014, 1:29a
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