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Favorite team:LSU 
Location:Oakdale, Louisiana
Biography:LSU alum, father of LSU alum
Interests:sports
Occupation:making little rocks outta big ones
Number of Posts:956
Registered on:12/18/2007
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re: Ball to strike ratio versus OSU - diablo blanco
I disagree. He threw where Pap was set up!...
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re: Ball to strike ratio versus OSU - diablo blanco
What I have seen from LSU pitching, during the CWS, is a general desire to make batters swing at balls. Even Hess last night, who was dominant, threw lots of pitches six inches off the plate, on purpose. Why do this, when you throwing absolute "cheese" and have one of the best defenses in the coun...
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re: Ball to strike ratio versus OSU - diablo blanco
Finally, another voice of reason! Apparently OSU is a team that does not swing at bad pitches, or they didn't in the Monday game. Balls off the plate are just that, balls. Errors happen, but free bases lead to runs for this opponent....
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re: Ball to strike ratio versus OSU - diablo blanco
Didn't seem quite so obvious to our coaches and players Monday....
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Ball to strike ratio versus OSU - diablo blanco
Listening to the commentators, OSU is the most deadly team since the 1961 Yankees. With that said, the walks issued against them on Monday really were the major difference in the game, besides us not hitting. I think it is essential to a Tiger victory if we throw strikes and let our defense work...
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re: Recommendations on a zero turn mower - diablo blanco
I bought a Husqvarna Zero Turn about five years ago. Seemed to work on it more than I mowed with it. Spent around $5K on a Kubota last summer. Very happy with it, so far....
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re: Better Call Saul - S:3 - E:9 "Fall" - diablo blanco
Their discussion included a segment where they talked about some seismic activity that caused a salt wall underground to shift and oil deposit to move across the state boundary....
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re: iPad wifi greyed out - diablo blanco
Nope I tried that and it didn't help. Thanks for replying though. ...
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iPad wifi greyed out - diablo blanco
Upon updating my iPad with the latest apple software update, I am unable to access the wifi button. It is gray and cannot be turned on. The Bluetooth is also inoperable. I have done a hard reboot and restored the iPad as if new and it remains gray. I have looked at YouTube and the apple website ...
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re: People who intentionally hold up long lines. - diablo blanco
Was in line early one morning at the airport, these three people, with thick accents, approached my friend and I and asked if they could get ahead of us in line, as their flight was about to leave. So, we obliged them. Get to our gate, and the three of them are haggling with the person at the desk t...
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re: Received my passport 9 days after applying - diablo blanco
I paid the expedited fee, got my renewed passport back in ten days. ...
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re: Outdoor patio speaker recommendations - diablo blanco
I put up a pair of Bose 251s under my car port a few weeks back. Very happy with the sound, though they are bigger than I expected....
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re: Anybody else cook for a living here? - diablo blanco
Been in the restaurant business for years. Catered a gig last night for a local school's athletic booster club. Fried fish, potato casserole and green salad for 275. Coolest or worst story: when I got married many years ago, the rehearsal dinner was at my dad's restaurant. Not a real fancy pla...
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re: San Pedro, Belize - diablo blanco
Heading down to Ramon's for Memorial Day weekend. Awaiting your final review! :geauxtigers:...
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re: Hello Chicken! ???? - diablo blanco
Meet or met?...
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re: Help with B speaker levels - Sony str dh750 receiver - diablo blanco
Here's what I did with mine. I bought an A and B speaker selector. I have a 5.1 setup inside and two speakers outside. The speaker selector is connected to the front speakers output. When I want to listen to a movie in surround sound, I turn just the 5.1 system on. If I am outside, I select the...
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re: What was the Murphy's Tuesday night special? - diablo blanco
Draft beer for $.25?...
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re: The Natural - Questions - Spoilers - diablo blanco
Max Mercy penned a story to make it appear Roy was involved sexually with Harriet Bird. And in Max's mind, ruined Hobbs in the media. Just my take on it, from the headlines shown after he is shot. Haven't seen it in years, just going from memory. ...
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re: Can someone recommend me a stereo reciever that isn't large? - diablo blanco
Search Amazon for micro stereo receivers. Several manufacturers have them available. ...
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