Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

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.

” cols=“100” rows=“20”>

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

” cols=“100” rows=“20”>

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 Clarence Thomas 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

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. TerpNats Posted: August 06, 2014 at 03:39 AM (#4765302)
Apparently Nats fans tried the same thing with David Wright Tuesday night.
   2. odds are meatwad is drunk Posted: August 06, 2014 at 03:45 AM (#4765304)
i love this whole theme very entertaining and funny.
   3. Fancy Pants Handles lap changes with class 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 Clarence Thomas 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 Can Still Seabiscuit 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 Joost (Voxter) Posted: August 06, 2014 at 10:54 AM (#4765438)
But Game of Thrones is just okay.
   9. JE (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. JE (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 can feel the slow rot 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.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Dock Ellis on Acid
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogToronto Blue Jays’ Marcus Stroman gets no defence from his manager after nearly hitting a batter in the head
(18 - 5:38pm, Sep 16)
Last: Jolly Old St. Nick Is A Jolly Old St. Crip

NewsblogOT: Politics, September, 2014: ESPN honors Daily Worker sports editor Lester Rodney
(2683 - 5:36pm, Sep 16)
Last: The Id of SugarBear Blanks

NewsblogTerrance Gore scores from second on Lorenzo Cain’s walk-off infield single as Royals beat White Sox 4-3
(18 - 5:34pm, Sep 16)
Last: CFBF Is A Golden Spider Duck

NewsblogBowman: A year’s worth of struggles leads reason to wonder what changes are in store for the Braves
(39 - 5:27pm, Sep 16)
Last: Rickey! trades in sheep and threats

NewsblogLonestarball: Jonathan Papelbon suspended for 7 games
(11 - 5:18pm, Sep 16)
Last: Win Big Stein's Money

NewsblogDave Kreiger: New Baseball Hall of Fame voting rules
(42 - 5:16pm, Sep 16)
Last: alilisd

NewsblogOT August 2014:  Wrassle Mania I
(173 - 5:03pm, Sep 16)
Last: NJ in DC (Now with temporary employment!)

NewsblogOT: The Soccer Thread, September 2014
(244 - 5:02pm, Sep 16)
Last: J. Sosa

NewsblogCalcaterra: Derek Jeter got a bucket of crabs and a captain’s hat from the Orioles
(17 - 5:02pm, Sep 16)
Last: NTP Nate

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 9-16-2014
(19 - 5:00pm, Sep 16)
Last: Eric J can SABER all he wants to

NewsblogVox.com: Major League Baseball’s human-trafficking problem
(6 - 4:47pm, Sep 16)
Last: Johnny Sycophant-Laden Fora

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 9-16-2014
(18 - 4:28pm, Sep 16)
Last: Random Transaction Generator

NewsblogOT: Monthly NBA Thread - September 2014
(260 - 4:24pm, Sep 16)
Last: andrewberg

NewsblogA’s lose Triple-A Sacramento affiliate
(45 - 4:18pm, Sep 16)
Last: oscarmadisox

NewsblogMLB announces postseason plans, with various notable points
(14 - 4:09pm, Sep 16)
Last: Commissioner Bud Black Beltre Hillman

Page rendered in 0.2567 seconds
53 querie(s) executed