| More Sports Board|| re: Unbreakable MLB Records - 1ranter1 on 4/22/14 at 3:27 pm|
[quote]Better chance Cy Young's record gets broken than Fernando Tatis[/quote]
What a stupid statement.
A pitcher could throw a complete game in 34 starts for 20 straight years and he still wouldn't get Cy Young's record. Although unlikely, Tatis' record could fall any night....
| Tiger Rant|| re: New Kiper mock (Mett and Odell) - 1ranter1 on 4/17/14 at 7:02 pm|
[quote] team with an above average oline & a solid running game [/quote]
[quote]Cleveland fit this build[/quote]
:rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:
Cleveland was 27th in rushing last year...
| More Sports Board|| re: NBA End of Season Awards Prediction - 1ranter1 on 4/10/14 at 6:55 pm|
[quote]Coach of the Year: Jason Kidd [/quote]
A 5th seed in possibly the worst conference in NBA history when you have by far the highest payroll in the league gets you coach of the year?...
| More Sports Board|| re: What in God's name is wrong with the Indiana Pacers? - 1ranter1 on 4/6/14 at 6:52 pm|
[quote]He's been flat out bad since the first month of the season [/quote]
I agree that he got insanely overrated, but come on.
Since the end of November 21.3/6.9/3.6 He is only shooting 41%, but that is far from being "flat out bad"...
| More Sports Board|| re: SLYT™ | NYY @ TOR | Game 3 - New York 6 Toronto 4 | FINAL | Daaaaaa Yankees Win! - 1ranter1 on 4/4/14 at 6:23 pm|
[quote]They still clutter the board. [/quote]
How does this clutter the board more than a game thread? One thread for the weekend > 3 threads for the weekend...
| More Sports Board|| re: The ultimate starting lineup with options? - 1ranter1 on 4/4/14 at 3:11 pm|
[quote]I was listing my roster of players today. Name a better 2B today.[/quote]
If you think Pedroia is better than Cano all I can do is laugh at you...
| More Sports Board|| re: The ultimate starting lineup with options? - 1ranter1 on 4/4/14 at 2:13 pm|
[quote]2B- Dustin Pedroia [/quote]
| More Sports Board|| re: SLYT™ | NYY @ HOU | Game 2 - Kuroda (0-0) vs. Cosart (0-0) | 7:10 CDT | HOU 1-0 - 1ranter1 on 4/1/14 at 6:34 pm|
[quote]Im excited to see what cc's gonna do without a dominate fastball. [/quote]
Not looking good...
| More Sports Board|| re: Opening Day | Dodgers 1 vs Padres 3 | FINAL - 1ranter1 on 3/30/14 at 6:44 pm|
Who the frick decided it would be a good idea to put the Padres on opening night...
| More Sports Board|| re: Why wouldnt Michigan call a T.O. when catching the ball at half court? - 1ranter1 on 3/30/14 at 6:23 pm|
[quote]kentucky would have fouled them[/quote]
No they wouldn't have. With 2 seconds? That's pretty much a catch and shoot. You foul and there's probably a 90% chance it'll be in the shooting motion and it's going to send them to the line for 3...
| More Sports Board|| re: Can we now stop making such a big deal about #1 seeds? - 1ranter1 on 3/30/14 at 4:12 pm|
[quote]#1 seeds to make the Final Four since all 4 made the Final Four in 2008: [/quote]
Since you want to go since 2008, I'll do 2008-2013 since this tourney isn't done yet.
In that time:
0 first round losses
17 sweet 16's
11 elite 8's
| More Sports Board|| re: Cubs fan discussion: Mike Olt makes the team - 1ranter1 on 3/27/14 at 8:58 pm|
[quote]He was terrible with the Nationals[/quote]
He was 51st in WAR for pitchers, 58th in ERA, 36th in FIP, 29th in K/9.
He was even better the season before: 38th in ERA and 28th in WAR.
He got overpaid, but if he was terrible than over half the pitchers in the majors are ter...
| More Sports Board|| re: If Dwayne Wade Were an FA Tomorrow - 1ranter1 on 3/27/14 at 12:35 am|
[quote]2 years $14 million at most[/quote]
:rotflmao: :rotflmao: :rotflmao:
He's shooting 54% this season...
| More Sports Board|| re: Will one-and-dones be the fall of the NCAA blue bloods? - 1ranter1 on 3/24/14 at 10:38 am|
Has 1 likely one and done
Has no one and dones
Just beat an undefeated one seed. They already have a championship thanks to one and dones.
Has 1 one and done and nobody thought he would be a ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Saint Louis 83 vs NC State 80 F In-Game Thread TNT - 1ranter1 on 3/20/14 at 9:00 pm|
Why in the frick would Warren have been in the game in an intentional foul situation...
| More Sports Board|| re: Blake Griffin 29 points in the first half - 1ranter1 on 3/11/14 at 10:05 am|
[quote]Shaq's 3pt % is 100% [/quote]
| More Sports Board|| re: Jimmy Butler kicks Lebron in the face - 1ranter1 on 3/9/14 at 2:50 pm|
I really want to see what Thibs could do with some legit offensive players. But I wonder if it would change the mentality of the team....
| More Sports Board|| re: Doug McDermott passes 3000 career points... - 1ranter1 on 3/8/14 at 8:43 pm|
Only needs 65 more to move into the top 5 of all time :bow:...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Non 1st Rd WR Discussion - 1ranter1 on 3/4/14 at 12:59 pm|
[quote]I'll throw out Martavis Bryant (Clemson) in the 4th[/quote]
Would love it if he falls that far. Insane potential.
| More Sports Board|| re: Which young 1B and contract would you rather have? - 1ranter1 on 3/3/14 at 12:48 pm|
[quote]True. But a question is whether you're getting '13 Goldschmidt or '12 Goldschmidt. [/quote]
What? The same exact thing can be asked for Freeman...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| re: Trading Jimmy to Cleveland - 1ranter1 on 2/26/14 at 12:39 am|
[quote]I think it makes sense for both franchises. [/quote]
So you think it makes sense for Cleveland to move a cheap true #1 WR and a cheap pro bowl TE to pay Jimmy Graham $10M + a year? You should probably think less ...
| More Sports Board|| re: Clowney runs a 4.53 forty (OFFICIAL time) - 1ranter1 on 2/24/14 at 1:23 pm|
[quote]Michael Sam really hurt his stock with a lot of poor times[/quote]
Is the 4.91 his official time? That sucks dick...
| More Sports Board|| re: Clowney runs a 4.53 forty (OFFICIAL time) - 1ranter1 on 2/24/14 at 10:20 am|
[quote]Because outside of Vernon Davis you can't name another player that can run a 4.4 at 260[/quote]
4.47 would be insane but his official will probably be closer to 4.6 than 4.4
Anyway, Bryan Thomas 6'5 266 pounds 4.47
Freeney 266 pounds 4.48
Lawrence Sidbury 266 4.53
| More Sports Board|| re: Yankees agree to 4 year 52 million extension with Gardner - 1ranter1 on 2/23/14 at 2:34 pm|
[quote]That's crazy that his production garners 13M a year[/quote]
Fangraphs has his value for his last 3 healthy seasons at $24M $22.1M and $16.1M
[quote]He's a decent/average OF[/quote]
He's a great base runner and defender and he gets on base way above league average
[quote]It's a lot...
| More Sports Board|| re: Is Brooks Robinson the most historically underrated player in any sport? - 1ranter1 on 2/23/14 at 3:51 am|
[quote]he's rarely brought up in discussions about the all time greats [/quote]
He shouldn't be.
Great defender but he has a career .723 OPS and he's still considered one of the best 3B of all time. How the frick is that underrated?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Should the O's sign Cruz/Santana..... They sign Cruz 1 year 8 million - 1ranter1 on 2/22/14 at 11:35 am|
Damn that lineup has some serious potential
They'll be in a lot of high scoring games.
| More Sports Board|| re: Johnny Manziel 5'11" 3/4...207#...let the "he is too short talk ensue!" - 1ranter1 on 2/21/14 at 9:40 am|
[quote]his stock has slipped[/quote]
why in the world would his stock have slip because of this? This is pretty much exactly what was expected...
| More Sports Board|| re: 90/50/40 club.... Whose next? - 1ranter1 on 2/21/14 at 12:10 am|
[quote]Also think Parsons and Curry have the best chances of getting there[/quote]
Curry maybe, but I don't see him ever getting 50% from the field. Parsons is reallyyyyy far off on FT %. Has anyone ever shot 69% from the line in their first 3 years and then shot 90%?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Glenn Davis bought out by Magic...expected to be pursued by Clips - 1ranter1 on 2/20/14 at 10:13 pm|
He should fit in nicely with lob city........
| More Sports Board|| re: Phillies turn unsigned draft pick in to NCAA for using an agent - 1ranter1 on 2/20/14 at 5:25 pm|
[quote]I can guaran-damn-tee you that I would not be cooperative with the Phillies if I were a HS or underclass draftee by them this year.[/quote]
Possibly throw away your dreams for something they did to someone you don't know. Sounds reasonable.
Or you could just not be ...