Favorite team:LSU 
Location:Houston, TX
Biography:LSU grad, class of '64. NASA 35 years, retired '98
Interests:LSU, golf, cooking, travel, Grandgaughter
Occupation:retired
Number of Posts:552
Registered on:7/10/2009
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re: What’s the Dilly Dilly deal about? - Grandmike
I remember it from "Lavender Blue" ...
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re: Four BBall coaches, one SEC, charged with corruption - Grandmike
ave you commented on the other 2 posts on this subject?...
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Four BBall coaches, one SEC, charged with corruption - Grandmike
[link=(https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/sports/wp/2017/09/26/justice-department-charges-college-basketball-coaches-with-accepting-bribes-in-corruption-case/?undefined=&utm_term=.ebb36b879c38&wpisrc=nl_most&wpmm=1)]LINK[/link]...
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LSU Chattanooga in Houston - Grandmike
My current Uverse guide shows the game on SECA in Houston. The SEC main network still shows the Florida game...
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Offensive line...can we put off firing Grimes? - Grandmike
Given the protection Etling got, the run game efficiency and the surprisingly good play of the 2 freshman guards, can we put off firing Grimes? ...
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re: Do tickets get refunded if the BYU game is cancelled? - Grandmike
The BYU game won't get cancelled. Houston got a huge break, the rain band that threatened Houston shifted east. it hasn't rained at my house near Rice U all day. Other areas east and west of the city are flooding but the area near NRG is relatively dry....
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re: Hess tonight? - Grandmike
I think that would be a mistake. He should be saved for Wed....
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re: Poche on 4 days rest - Grandmike
I think that the key is to win one of the first 2 games without using Hess, then we have Lange with 5 days rest, Gilbert with 4 and fresh Hess. I like our chances....
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Arden Key's jersey number - Grandmike
LSU should change Key's number to 47. That way he becomes AK47 the weapon that terrorizes opposing backfields!...
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Big night for Bregman - Grandmike
Home run # 5 and at least one sparkling defensive play leading the Astros to another win....
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re: We better give Spanberger the Deichmann treatment tomorrow - Grandmike
Sorry, but his second homer was off of a breaking ball below the knees...
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re: Saturday's starting pitcher for LSU & South Carolina - Grandmike
Grammar police here: It should be "number" of innings and "fewer" hits runs and walks....
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Tigers among NFL's best young players - Grandmike
[link=(http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2701497-nfl-25-under-25-ranking-the-leagues-best-young-players)]LINK[/link]...
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Good words about Bregman - Grandmike
This was part of a CNN.com article on 3rd basemen: 11. Alex Bregman, Houston Astros 21 of 31 Gail Burton/Associated Press Age: 22 2016 Offensive: .264 BA, .791 OPS, 53 H, 24 XBH (8 HR), 34 RBI, 31 R 2016 Defensive: 5 DRS, -5.1 UZR/150, -0.7 DEF WAR: 1.8 Player Outlook Ale...
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re: quick baseball team stats - Grandmike
While I agree with the optimism, let's not forget that LSU is 1-4 on the road. We've played three elite teams on the road and lost two. I do think that once the bullpen stabalizes this will improve and that this will be a memorable year for the Tigers....
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re: Good article on LeMahieu; long - Grandmike
It still is....
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Good article on LeMahieu; long - Grandmike
[link=(https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/25/sports/baseball/dj-lemahieu-colorado-rockies-cubs-theo-epstein.html?ref=todayspaper&_r=0)]LINK[/link]...
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Good article on Bregman - Grandmike
[link=(http://www.foxsports.com/mlb/story/astros-looking-for-bregman-to-take-next-step-in-2017-022017)]Astros looking for Bregman to take next step in 2017[/link]...
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re: Getting rid of Alleva will not solve LSU's problems - Grandmike
Alumni is plural; you are an alumnus...
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re: Excellent article on Derrius Guice - Grandmike
Was the father's killer tried and convicted?...
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