| Tiger Rant|| re: Why doesn't LSU ever schedule baseball powerhouses for OOC weekends? - mametoo on 11/28/13 at 12:31 am|
No one paid more attention to the fiscal bottom line than Skip, but he would routinely schedule tough OOC series early in the season. Wichita St and Texas A&M come to mind. He was more concerned with preparing his freshmen for Omaha than padding his record against some Northern barber colleges. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Kickoff Song? - mametoo on 11/26/13 at 8:58 pm|
[quote]It gets the players pumped the frick up. That's all that matters to me. [/quote]
Its amazing they make any tackles at all during road games without that song. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot Released - mametoo on 11/26/13 at 7:36 pm|
| More Sports Board|| re: Baseball Hall of Fame Ballot Released - mametoo on 11/26/13 at 7:19 pm|
[quote] A case could be made that Glavine is the ninth-best left-hander of all time, slightly ahead of Steve Carlton and Koufax,[/quote]
What idiot would put Carlton and Koufax as the 10th and 11th best lefthanders of all time. Both are possibly top 5 of all pitchers. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Road House is being remade - mametoo on 11/25/13 at 5:35 pm|
And how do I know when that is?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Petition to Remove Parkway High School Principal Starts Even More Drama - mametoo on 11/11/13 at 4:26 am|
[quote]and her staff, specifically her assistant principal who just posted on her Facebook how awesome she is, loves her.[/quote]
| O-T Lounge|| re: The Last Three of the Doolittle Raiders Give a Toast For The Last Time - mametoo on 11/9/13 at 10:40 pm|
There are no words to express the respect I have for these men. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: St. Aug 33 Holy Cross 30... FINAL Barry Wilson cost them - mametoo on 10/25/13 at 11:58 pm|
The Dru Nettles project has run its course in Denham Springs. Bring in some new blood to take them to the next level. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Todd Helton done at end of season - mametoo on 9/15/13 at 7:01 am|
[quote]At Coors Field, Helton has hit .356/.454/.628 with 204 home runs in 977 games. Everywhere else, he has hit .291/.392/.481 with 129 home runs in 953 games.[/quote]
The away stats aren't HOF numbers, but they are far from "average". ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: CrossFit mirrors American militarism - mametoo on 9/13/13 at 5:34 pm|
[quote]“Boxes” tend to be gritty, garage-like spaces, without mirrors, juice bars, towel service, etc. [/quote]
If the conditions are so spartan, why does it cost over $100/month?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Questions raised over investigation into bar fight involving off-duty officers - mametoo on 8/14/13 at 5:38 pm|
Another person has been arrested in connection to a bar fight that involved two off-duty police officers.
The plot thickens. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Questions raised over investigation into bar fight involving off-duty officers - mametoo on 8/13/13 at 8:50 pm|
NBC33 has learned more about a Saturday Night bar brawl between two off-duty police officers and an amateur MMA fighter who's got a long history of battery arrests.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Questions raised over investigation into bar fight involving off-duty officers - mametoo on 8/13/13 at 7:33 am|
[quote]Sounds like little MMA Man grew some whiskey muscles and was being a dick. Hope he learned something. [/quote]
He will learn nothing from it. He has been sucker punching people in local bars for years. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Your favorite unsung Tiger of all times - mametoo on 8/8/13 at 9:05 pm|
Curtis Leskanic ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Shawnee Smith - mametoo on 8/8/13 at 8:36 pm|
The ex-wife on Anger Management is the worst actress on tv. No one is even close to the low bar she has set. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Is Peggy Hill the worst person ever? - mametoo on 7/28/13 at 7:07 pm|
Charlie's ex-wife on Anger Management has to be up there. The character is crap and her acting is far worse. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: "I didn't know that" - Things you may not know - but should - mametoo on 7/22/13 at 2:24 pm|
The blue reflector on a roadway indicates a fire hydrant's nearby location. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Bregman will continue the #8 tradition - mametoo on 7/16/13 at 10:32 am|
[quote]it's nice to know that kids hold something dear and have a sense of responsibility. if they think wearing a certain number means they have a duty and responsibility to be a leader and set an example then how can that be bad?[/quote]
You are exactly right. Joey Belle wore #8. Let the trad...
| More Sports Board|| re: Do minor league baseball teams really care if they win? - mametoo on 7/8/13 at 9:20 am|
[quote]Also can you explain to me how a guy is gonna help himself in baseball but not help his team win? [/quote]
"Missing" a bunt sign and swinging away, not hitting behind a runner to move him over, trying to hit corners and rack up strikeouts with a large lead. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Joey Belle vs Fernando Vina - mametoo on 7/7/13 at 9:55 pm|
It wasn't as much his bad attitude as it was his bad hip. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Remember Tigers we lost too soon! - mametoo on 6/21/13 at 8:52 pm|
| Tiger Rant|| re: Todd Walker's FB about the no bunt Sunday - mametoo on 6/19/13 at 8:58 pm|
[quote]That's why Skip ain't coaching anymore. Bats have changed. [/quote]
Skip retired because he had done it all and he had other goals.
I can't think of a more versatile coach that changed his strategy to the strength of that year's team. In the 80s and early 90s his teams were dominated ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Bregman move to Catcher next season (HS Scouting report says C maybe best fit) - mametoo on 6/17/13 at 6:49 pm|
Keith Osik made that move and it worked for him. ...
| Tiger Rant|| re: What was the fake play UCLA did... - mametoo on 6/17/13 at 8:51 am|
[quote]We ran this play every so often in High School. It was called "Miami" because they ran this play in the CWS back in the day.[/quote]
The Miami play was at first base and the "throw" went into the bullpen where the batgirls jumped out of their chairs like the ball went under them.
| Tiger Rant|| re: What was the fake play UCLA did... - mametoo on 6/17/13 at 8:36 am|
[quote] Key word being 10 year old game..... [/quote]
I watched LSU try this exact play when Skip was there. The runner started for third, but tripped over his own feet and dove back into second.
The LSU centerfielder dropped a crushed styrofoam cup onto the grass just prior to the play. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Greatest Movie Villain/Antagonist - mametoo on 6/15/13 at 2:27 am|
| Tiger Rant|| re: College Baseball Question – Pitches in the Dirt - mametoo on 6/10/13 at 12:53 pm|
I did, but I'm not sure what this means.
"Dirt dampens the ball and the MLB loves offense and the NCAA hates offense."
Every ball that goes into the game is rubbed prior to the game with mud. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Who's the softest throwing pitcher in the MLB right now? - mametoo on 5/28/13 at 10:50 pm|
And still getting outs. ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Who's the softest throwing pitcher in the MLB right now? - mametoo on 5/28/13 at 10:00 pm|
Ran it up there in the mid 90s at times while at LSU. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Ant piles: give me a legit solution - mametoo on 5/15/13 at 10:37 am|