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Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Hunter Pence gets burned by Mets Fans

There’s another half dozen or so at the link, including the ones from an earlier game.

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Today’s final game of the Giants-Mets series was a day game, and Pence’s biggest enemies brought the heat in the form of mild accusations on neon signs. They’re attacking your card-shuffling ability, man. Say something!

Pence has two homers and seven RBI in the first three games of this series, so the burns may not be working. They’re still pretty brutal, though.

I love this. Kudos to you, Mets fans. That’s some quality mild joshing.

There’s another half dozen or so at the link, including the ones from an earlier game.

The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott) Posted: August 05, 2014 at 03:22 PM | 18 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: giants, good clean fun, hunter pence, mets, sign guy

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   1. TerpNats Posted: August 06, 2014 at 03:39 AM (#4765302)
Apparently Nats fans tried the same thing with David Wright Tuesday night.
   2. Meatwad Posted: August 06, 2014 at 03:45 AM (#4765304)
i love this whole theme very entertaining and funny.
   3. Fancy Pants with a clinging marmoset on his Handle Posted: August 06, 2014 at 05:00 AM (#4765307)
Hunter Pence gets burned by Mets Fans

Seems a bit extreme. I'd expect that behavior from fans in Philly...
   4. Perry Posted: August 06, 2014 at 10:21 AM (#4765390)
That's great stuff. I especially liked "Hunter Pence can't parallel park," and "Hunter Pence liked Godfather 3."
   5. The Anthony Kennedy of BBTF (Scott) Posted: August 06, 2014 at 10:27 AM (#4765400)
I feel like I am Hunter Pence. I, too, can't shuffle playing cards and I, too, put ketchup on my hot dog.
   6. Jose Remains The Most Absurd Thing on the Site Posted: August 06, 2014 at 10:31 AM (#4765411)
This is pretty entertaining. What is the genesis of this thing?
   7. A big pile of nonsense (gef the talking mongoose) Posted: August 06, 2014 at 10:32 AM (#4765414)
I think shuffling playing cards is about the only thing I can do. I can't ride a bike & can barely whistle. It's like I'm not even human.
   8. Infinite Yost (Voxter) Posted: August 06, 2014 at 10:54 AM (#4765438)
But Game of Thrones is just okay.
   9. JEe (Jason) Posted: August 06, 2014 at 11:07 AM (#4765453)
But Game of Thrones is just okay.

I bet you eat Wonder Bread at home.

Was it last year or the year before that Met fans started holding up the Jerry Seinfeld googly look posters? That was great fun.
   10. Esoteric Posted: August 06, 2014 at 11:14 AM (#4765466)
This is really, really funny and those two fans who did this deserve kudos. "HUNTER PENCE IS A GOOD SPORT" made me LOL.
   11. JEe (Jason) Posted: August 06, 2014 at 11:27 AM (#4765479)
Hmmm, where's the "Hunter Pence Likes Pavement" sign?
   12. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: August 06, 2014 at 11:37 AM (#4765490)
This is pretty entertaining. What is the genesis of this thing?


Hunter Pence eating a sandwich sideways.
   13. Athletic Supporter was shiny, now he's all rusted Posted: August 06, 2014 at 11:43 AM (#4765497)
The parallel park one is a little strange. No one in New York can drive (literally, not as in insulting their driving ability), let alone parallel park.
   14. jacksone (AKA It's OK...) Posted: August 06, 2014 at 11:53 AM (#4765508)
The parallel park one is a little strange. No one in New York can drive (literally, not as in insulting their driving ability), let alone parallel park.


Well they should all feel bad about that fact.
   15. A Fatty Cow That Need Two Seats Posted: August 06, 2014 at 11:57 AM (#4765515)
No one in New York can drive (literally, not as in insulting their driving ability)


...zuh? If you don't mean it as an insult, I don't understand how that's supposed to be a literally true statement.
   16. ursus arctos Posted: August 06, 2014 at 12:03 PM (#4765524)
I think it is supposed to be a reference to the percentage of adult residents here without a drivers' license, which is indeed higher than anywhere else in the country (though nowhere near 100%).
   17. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: August 06, 2014 at 12:06 PM (#4765526)

The parallel park one is a little strange. No one in New York can drive (literally, not as in insulting their driving ability), let alone parallel park.


I think you're taking this a bit too seriously.
   18. GregD Posted: August 06, 2014 at 01:14 PM (#4765581)
New Yorkers are among the few people in the country who do know how to parallel park.

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