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Monday, September 24, 2012

Bundy gets the call—on bullpen phone

Now pitching for the Baltimore Orioles, Dylan Bundy!


“Tommy Hunter answered the phone and told me I was going in. I said, ‘What?’ and I couldn’t find my glove. Took me about a minute to find it,” Bundy said. “He told me to get going, so I was like, OK, its happening, and I got loose as quick as I could.”

escabeche Posted: September 24, 2012 at 10:57 AM | 8 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Jose Can Still Seabiscuit Posted: September 24, 2012 at 12:48 PM (#4244171)
I was at Fenway yesterday and I have to admit I was pretty excited when he came in. The scoreboard flashed a brief "This is Dylan Bundy's MLB debut" message and the Oriole fans around me got pretty fired up.
   2. Weekly Journalist_ Posted: September 24, 2012 at 12:51 PM (#4244178)
Apparently, he was a standout at Polk High.
   3. SoSH U at work Posted: September 24, 2012 at 12:53 PM (#4244179)
Do the Orioles typically use means of communication other than the bullpen phone for alerting relief pitchers their services may be needed?

   4. AROM Posted: September 24, 2012 at 12:55 PM (#4244183)
Apparently, he was a standout at Polk High.


As a multi-sport athlete as well. Scored 4 touchdowns in one game!
   5. The Long Arm of Rudy Law Posted: September 24, 2012 at 12:58 PM (#4244191)
Do the Orioles typically use means of communication other than the bullpen phone for alerting relief pitchers their services may be needed?


They had to when Moe Drabowsky was hungry.
   6. David Nieporent (now, with children) Posted: September 24, 2012 at 01:44 PM (#4244252)
Do the Orioles typically use means of communication other than the bullpen phone for alerting relief pitchers their services may be needed?
Twitter.
   7. Pops Freshenmeyer Posted: September 24, 2012 at 10:07 PM (#4244728)
Do the Orioles typically use means of communication other than the bullpen phone for alerting relief pitchers their services may be needed?

Messages written on bat knobs.
   8. PreservedFish Posted: September 25, 2012 at 12:24 AM (#4244812)
Do the Orioles typically use means of communication other than the bullpen phone for alerting relief pitchers their services may be needed?
Twitter.


This sounds like a joke, but yesterday, while waiting to board my late Virgin America flight, the clerk at the flight desk announced that if we wanted updates on the length of the delay we SHOULD VISIT THE COMPANY'S FACEBOOK PAGE.

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