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31 is always at 3rd base for the Tigers! (In honor of the Pontiff Classic)




Video I took last Tuesday of one of the grounds crew guys putting 31 in the dirt before the game. He does this every game. Wally is looking over our Tigers.




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Buddy rules





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Buddy rules


This is true.






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I will be there tomorrow night


As will I. I was at the video last year.






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If LSU wins tomorrow, it will be win number 31.





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When LSU wins tomorrow, it will be win number 31.


FIFY






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If LSU wins tomorrow, it will be win number 31.


Coincidence? I think not.






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I had the honor of having Wally in my group for a communications class, one of the nicest and truest people you will ever meet!





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I had the honor of having Wally in my group for a communications class, one of the nicest and truest people you will ever meet!


I met his family last year at the classic. Some of the most genuine nicest people I've ever met.






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My dad and Mr. Wally grew up together and so I knew the family somewhat well. Two weeks after the loss to Rice in Supers, my dad had a major surgery and both Mr. Wally and Wally came and visited us at the hospital. I spent an hour or so just hanging out with him and that was one of the last times I saw him.

I remember everything vividly about that Wednesday morning when I heard about his death. One of toughest days in my young life.






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