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Friday, June 15, 2012

Greinke admits he was bad guy in Royals saga - Yahoo! Sports

How much is the mentally unstable discount?

Nobody does honest like Zack Greinke. Because modern athletes have conditioned us to expect canned analysis, hollow words and cadaverous personalities, there is something so satisfying in somebody unburdened by what others might think. Greinke’s specific brand of truth is cold and unfiltered, nothing sacred, be it cows, people or even himself.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 15, 2012 at 06:58 AM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Rants Mulliniks Posted: June 15, 2012 at 07:57 AM (#4157429)
The fans were great. I don't know how so many of them come to the games when they've been bad for so long, but it's pretty impressive."

Hahaha, classic Greinke.
   2. Shooty Did Not Have Relations With That Pig Posted: June 15, 2012 at 08:07 AM (#4157434)
That is a pretty great quote.
   3. Harveys Wallbangers Posted: June 15, 2012 at 08:52 AM (#4157465)
zack always looks a bit crazy when they pan to him in the dugout. it reminds me of that shot of cobb in bill james historical abstract where cobb's eyes give him a loony vibe

i like the kid and he can really pitch. but he is an odd duck no doubt about it

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