| More Sports Board|| re: Johnny Damon believes he can out hit half the league.... - Wayne Campbell on 7/5/14 at 8:29 am|
I'd jump on my high horse too if the current Red Sox starting CF was hitting higher than .200....
| More Sports Board|| re: 10 best college qb's who sucked in the nfl - Wayne Campbell on 5/21/14 at 3:54 pm|
[quote]Posted by Sophandros And to say that Tebow led them to the playoffs is a false statement. [/quote]
If nothing else, a very liberal use of the word "led."
Also, the thread title is misleading from the intent of the article. The list is top 10 college QBs who never made it big in the NFL...
| Gaming Board|| re: MLB The Show 14-RTTS Story Thread - Wayne Campbell on 5/20/14 at 1:20 pm|
I'd imagine as a 6th rounder it won't be a quick call up. I have a CP that was drafted in the 7th. 20 saves in 20 opportunities, 0 ERA, 33K in 20 innings. Still in AA. My position says "career minor leaguer."...
| Gaming Board|| re: MLB The Show 14-RTTS Story Thread - Wayne Campbell on 5/20/14 at 10:22 am|
[quote]Man how long is the norm before you called up.[/quote]
Where were you drafted, what team, what position, organizational depth?
Both my 3B with the 'Stros(2nd round) and SP with the ChiSox(1st round) were called up in may straight from AA. Though the ChiSox traded for Homer Bailey and I...
| O-T Lounge|| re: How do you get the page to come up on iPhone 5 - Wayne Campbell on 5/20/14 at 7:21 am|
Swipe up from the bottom of the screen...
| O-T Lounge|| re: New Orleans Street Performers that complain... - Wayne Campbell on 5/20/14 at 7:18 am|
[quote]If you don't want your picture taken, don't perform in public.[/quote]
If you don't want to tip a street performer, don't take their picture....
| Tiger Rant|| re: No LSU tickets will be scalped this year, all face value or less guaranteed... - Wayne Campbell on 5/19/14 at 6:46 pm|
[quote]A friend sells all his LSU sports tickets through StubHub and there is no way he will ever get caught by any LSU authority in charge of such.[/quote]
Well, if they're in his name, it wouldn't be hard to figure out. But since StubHub is allowed by state law, it's not a matter of them "catc...
| Tiger Rant|| re: No LSU tickets will be scalped this year, all face value or less guaranteed... - Wayne Campbell on 5/19/14 at 6:33 pm|
[quote]so sell them a program for a couple hundred bucks and thrown in the tickets for free.[/quote]
Believe it or not, it's still scalping unless the pencil, program, penny etc is actually worth the asking price.
The real answer is just don't discuss price in a public forum. At the very leas...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Rundown of how the CFB playoffs will work - Wayne Campbell on 5/19/14 at 5:05 pm|
[quote]What do you want to use, the polls? The BCS Standings? You do know that the BCS Standings are 2/3 polls and 1/3 computers. The polls are the most absurd, nonsensical, and flawed things in college football, and I've hated them for decades. Personally, I'm thrilled to see them not play a part...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Rundown of how the CFB playoffs will work - Wayne Campbell on 5/19/14 at 2:11 pm|
[quote]Look, no playoff system will be perfect, and there will always be those that complain. But it's absurd to say that a 4-team playoff is worse than a 2-team playoff. [/quote]
Well, I never said it would be worse, did I?
[quote]So I'm fine with a committee, similar to college basketball. S...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Rundown of how the CFB playoffs will work - Wayne Campbell on 5/19/14 at 8:31 am|
Rice being on the committee should be well behind the sitting athletic directors on people's lists of problems.
I just don't see the playoff being any better or worse than the BCS system was....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Rundown of how the CFB playoffs will work - Wayne Campbell on 5/19/14 at 8:00 am|
[quote]Texas Tech, right[/quote]
Yeah, that seems more right. Point is still the same though....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Rundown of how the CFB playoffs will work - Wayne Campbell on 5/19/14 at 7:44 am|
[quote]Unless you are Alabama, then you don't have to win your division or conference, and still play for the National Championship. [/quote]
Or, on the other side, you're Oklahoma St. And win your conference and [i]don't[/i] play for the National Championship. Or are TCU or Boise St and deemed ...
| Pelicans Talk|| re: "Los Pelicanos" alternates next year? - Wayne Campbell on 5/18/14 at 6:35 pm|
[quote]don't have a problem with spainish people, i have a problem with the fact they think we should have to adjust to them[/quote]
Do they? Do they think "we" should have to adjust to "them?"
How many native Spanish speakers do you know that think the US should put everything in Spanish? Be...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Aaron Hernandez and the death penalty - semi updated OP - Wayne Campbell on 5/16/14 at 11:29 am|
[quote]definitely more public outrage surrounding Sterling. Which is a shame
I'm not outraged by either situation, but tell me why I should be outraged about a guy in prison who's been charged with three murders and will have his day in court?
The legal system is doing exactly what ...
| Gaming Board|| re: MLB The Show 14-RTTS Story Thread - Wayne Campbell on 5/16/14 at 7:18 am|
| Gaming Board|| re: MLB The Show 14-RTTS Story Thread - Wayne Campbell on 5/15/14 at 11:33 am|
Just called up to MLB from AA, middle of May.
Was hitting about .350 with 11 HR and 40 RBI.
ETA: went 1-5 2 SB and a run scored....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Miles quote about Texas - Wayne Campbell on 5/15/14 at 8:48 am|
[quote]Miles comments on the Texas situation were classless[/quote]
Can someone explain what exactly about the statement was classless?...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Miles quote about Texas - Wayne Campbell on 5/15/14 at 8:12 am|
[quote]Mike Davis was not draft worthy. Cedric Reed would have been had he declared as would have Quandre Diggs. Reed is projected as a 1st rounder next year. Chris Whaley would have definatly been drafted if he hadn't had a knee blown out in mid season. Jordan Hicks probably would have been drafted...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Avengers originally received an R-rating (**spoilers possible**) - Wayne Campbell on 5/14/14 at 10:37 pm|
[quote]For those who haven't seen it, This Film Is Not Yet Rated is a solid documentary on how awful the MPAA is. [/quote]
I love the part where they talk about how movies aren't compared to each other. Meaning something rated PG-13 in one fim is rated R in another.
I believe it was mostly in...
| More Sports Board|| re: MLB awards David Ortiz a hit 5 days after the fact - Wayne Campbell on 5/14/14 at 7:23 pm|
[quote]Have y'all seen some of the ruling on hits/errors recently. Everything is a hot now a days, they never give errors. Simmons just straight up kicked a ball the other day and it was ruled a hit[/quote]
I've said it before, two of the three players involved want it to be a hit, only one wants...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Once-acclaimed movies with no staying power - Wayne Campbell on 5/13/14 at 8:54 am|
How about The English Patient? I never saw it, and I never hear anyone talk about it....
| Gaming Board|| re: MLB The Show 14-RTTS Story Thread - Wayne Campbell on 5/13/14 at 8:08 am|
[quote]might have to create a pitcher[/quote]
I usually do one of each just because you lose the pitching or hitting aspect depending on which way you go.
zach.wlkr - Yes, it's worth buying....
| More Sports Board|| re: Michael Sam: I should have been drafted sooner - Wayne Campbell on 5/12/14 at 6:36 pm|
[quote]Not many 7th round picks out there comparing themselves to the number 1 overall pick. [/quote]
Yeah, because he was obviously comparing himself in ability, not just saying that he felt like he had been taken #1 overall.
Do people just not read and make up their own stories?...
| More Sports Board|| re: Michael Sam: I should have been drafted sooner - Wayne Campbell on 5/12/14 at 6:13 pm|
[quote]Every player may think it, but that doesn't mean you should say it.[/quote]
I'm pretty sure Manziel said before the draft that the teams that didn't draft him would be sorry.
So he's not even the only player in this draft to publicly say they should be drafted higher.
Not to mention,...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Does anyone buy that Forrest was the father of Jenny's son? - Wayne Campbell on 5/12/14 at 1:14 pm|
[quote]That lying crack whore probably made up the story so the one good person she knows would be stuck taking care of her kid after she dies of aids. [/quote]
Except she wouldn't have to. Forrest loved her his whole life, unconditionally. He would have taken care of her kid regardless....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Players leaving early. - Wayne Campbell on 5/12/14 at 11:43 am|
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
Why do you think Freak would be a first rounder after going in drafted this year? That's a huge leap.
People didn't think turner would even be drafted when he declared. He went in the third. How many college guards were drafted in the top 2 rounds...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's the point of gift cards? - Wayne Campbell on 5/11/14 at 9:17 pm|
[quote]I prefer the gift card. If you give me 50 bucks, I'm probably going to spend it on gas, food, etc. Buy me gift card, and I will spend it on something I want, rather than something I need.[/quote]
I think this is the right answer....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Amazon's user review system is worthless - Wayne Campbell on 5/11/14 at 4:16 pm|
I pretty much only pay attention to the 2-4* reviews. 5* reviews seldom mention anything bad, and 1* reviews rarely mention anything good.
| More Sports Board|| re: Total Longhorns drafted? 0 - Wayne Campbell on 5/11/14 at 10:11 am|
I just hope all the LSU fans making fun of UT for this realize how fast it can happen anywhere.
Not that there's anything we as fans can do to stop it, but one has to look no further than Miami, Nebraska, and Michigan to find traditional powers that fell on hard times. And pretty suddenly at tha...