You don't just come to Oakland and win

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LawsonJames PM LawsonJames
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:06:00 PM
AJ Griffin ml -107

It's not that easy. Ask the Rangers 
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:09:43 PM
usually agree with you, Mr Lawson, but I think Scherzer hurls a gem tonite.
may the best team win (and no umps screw it up)    
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:09:44 PM
Lot of people on Detroit.  Feeling Mr. Griffin too. 
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:10:32 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by LawsonJames:

AJ Griffin ml -107

It's not that easy. Ask the Rangers 

word.
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:12:57 PM
good luck LJ

NBA right around the corner
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:16:27 PM
Good choice sir
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:19:51 PM
oakcity 
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:22:30 PM
 Would love to see this magical season continue
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:23:56 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by Action_Junkee:

 Would love to see this magical season continue


If it does, I'm gonna dance Gangnam style 
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:25:38 PM
Thanks for the SF play...I was heavily leaning that way any played it larger after reading your writeup.

We are opposites on the late game though

I am up either way, so its a no-lose situation (love those type games!)  I am not as big on Griffin as a lot of people are, and I expect a good game from the Tigers to avoid this going to 5
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:26:48 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by Action_Junkee:

 Would love to see this magical season continue



My $ is on Detroit...but if Oakland wins, Im going to lay off and watch game 5 hoping for Oakland to move on.

A winning day either way, definitely would as a sports fan be interesting to see Oakland advance, but I have to bet with my head not my heart and take Detroit tonight
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:38:24 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by MustRisk2Win:




My $ is on Detroit...but if Oakland wins, Im going to lay off and watch game 5 hoping for Oakland to move on.

A winning day either way, definitely would as a sports fan be interesting to see Oakland advance, but I have to bet with my head not my heart and take Detroit tonight


Gonna drop some quick knowledge on everyone. 


Ready 


The A' are the only team in the History of baseball to lose 2 separate 5 game series after being up 2-0. 2001 & 2003. Art Howe and Ken Macha. Those were the times 


Check me out. The A's in those two series won BOTH games on the road and came home and lost the last 3 though game 5 was in New York in 2001.


This is a different bunch. They just have a different swagger then those 2000s A's team. They are the Bay Area Comeback Kids. So, unlike those 2000s A's team that got up 2-0 and Choked the series away losing the last 3, the 2012 Oakland Athletics under a much better manager in Bob Melvin will do the EXACT OPPOSITE and come back to win a series after being down 2-0.


 
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:41:44 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by LawsonJames:



Gonna drop some quick knowledge on everyone. 


Ready 


The A' are the only team in the History of baseball to lose 2 separate 5 game series after being up 2-0. 2001 & 2003. Art Howe and Ken Macha. Those were the times 


Check me out. The A's in those two series won BOTH games on the road and came home and lost the last 3 though game 5 was in New York in 2001.


This is a different bunch. They just have a different swagger then those 2000s A's team. They are the Bay Area Comeback Kids. So, unlike those 2000s A's team that got up 2-0 and Choked the series away losing the last 3, the 2012 Oakland Athletics under a much better manager in Bob Melvin will do the EXACT OPPOSITE and come back to win a series after being down 2-0.


 



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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:47:01 PM
Good luck Lawson....I think you are honestly trying to talk yourself into believing the As win the series, when deep down you think Detroit ends it tonight.

If Oakland wins then I am on the fan-wagon for game 5.

It likely ends tonight though
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:47:38 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by LawsonJames:

AJ Griffin ml -107

It's not that easy. Ask the Rangers 

No RL cmon man, they'll be loose tonight

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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:50:06 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by MustRisk2Win:

Good luck Lawson....I think you are honestly trying to talk yourself into believing the As win the series, when deep down you think Detroit ends it tonight.

If Oakland wins then I am on the fan-wagon for game 5.

It likely ends tonight though


I fully believe in my team and my city. Maybe I am wagering with my heart but I truly believe these group of characters are special.


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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:50:48 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by mtbaker:

No RL cmon man, they'll be loose tonight



Still thinking about it 
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Posted: 10/10/2012 7:55:44 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by LawsonJames:

 

The A' are the only team in the History of baseball to lose 2 separate 5 game series after being up 2-0. 2001 & 2003. Art Howe and Ken Macha. Those were the times 


Check me out. The A's in those two series won BOTH games on the road and came home and lost the last 3 though game 5 was in New York in 2001.
 

As a Red Sox that likes to live in the baseball past, the Sox lost the first 2 in Oaktown, and then won 3 and 4 before Lowe shut the door in the 9th, but I totally understand what you mean and I agree with you

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Posted: 10/10/2012 8:35:16 PM
QUOTE Originally Posted by mtbaker:

As a Red Sox that likes to live in the baseball past, the Sox lost the first 2 in Oaktown, and then won 3 and 4 before Lowe shut the door in the 9th, but I totally understand what you mean and I agree with you



yes that game 5 was pedro over barry zito, man ram hits that bomb and admires it. 
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Posted: 10/10/2012 8:43:42 PM
im fealing the A's also...took the giants and the over in cards/nats..took the over small in the yanks game...its tough playing in that big grey brick...the fans should be loud and juiced in east oakland tonight...im rolling with the bay today.
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Posted: 10/10/2012 8:55:02 PM
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Posted: 10/10/2012 8:58:31 PM
can't decide on this one.. 
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