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Wednesday, June 04, 2014

MLB.com: For the Garveys, home is all about family

“For us, it’s simply where the heart and soul of the family is,” Garvey said. “It’s a place that originally was a house, and this very talented woman makes it a home.

“It’s where we love and we live. We have so many kids, then we send them out into the world”—he laughs—“to find homes of their own.”

Irony is dead.

Jose Bautista Bobblehead Day Posted: June 04, 2014 at 09:32 AM | 14 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Ray (RDP) Posted: June 04, 2014 at 11:10 AM (#4718688)
Irony is dead.


This reminds me of what Howard Stern said about Michael Landon: "He wasn't a family man; he was a families man."
   2. The Buddy Biancalana Hit Counter Posted: June 04, 2014 at 11:23 AM (#4718703)
That headline contains at least two more words that should be plural.
   3. Batman Posted: June 04, 2014 at 11:26 AM (#4718707)
Garvey said it is "tough to sit down seven days a week, because we travel so much, busy schedules. But when we do, two or three days a week, we really want it not to just be about the meal, but to be about understanding everybody's lives and talking about it.
"Two or three days with Candace and the kids, two or three days with Barbi and the kids, and two or three with Bobbi and the kids. Let's see Greg Brock do that."
   4. Traderdave Posted: June 04, 2014 at 11:31 AM (#4718710)
3 is Primey, I daresay Double Gold Primey
   5. There are a lot of good people in alt-Shooty Posted: June 04, 2014 at 11:50 AM (#4718733)
Somebody at MLB.com is having a laugh.

Anyway, always a good excuse to link to a Pat Jordan article
   6. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: June 04, 2014 at 11:54 AM (#4718737)
It had better be a BIG home.
   7. Jose Bautista Bobblehead Day Posted: June 04, 2014 at 12:01 PM (#4718744)
Surprised to see that my "nazi war criminals" tag didn't make it.
   8. dr. scott Posted: June 04, 2014 at 01:32 PM (#4718824)
Surprised to see that my "nazi war criminals" tag didn't make it.


Well I think that is self contained in the "Dodgers" tag.
   9. There are a lot of good people in alt-Shooty Posted: June 04, 2014 at 01:41 PM (#4718835)
   10. TerpNats Posted: June 04, 2014 at 09:22 PM (#4719295)
Whenever I see the name Steve Garvey, I think of the Kinks' record "A Well-Respected Man": "Well, he's oh so good, and he's oh so fine, and he's oh so healthy in his body and his mind / He's a well-respected man about town, doing the best things so conservatively..."
   11. Publius Publicola Posted: June 04, 2014 at 09:56 PM (#4719324)
I wonder if that's his natural hair color?
   12. Pasta-diving Jeter (jmac66) Posted: June 04, 2014 at 10:26 PM (#4719343)
Which one is Hitler and which one is Eva Braun?

I couldn't make it out because of the 10 dogs on the left
   13. the Hugh Jorgan returns Posted: June 05, 2014 at 01:23 AM (#4719433)
OK, I clicked the link and read the "article"

Surely this is a pisstake? I mean this puts the yellow in cheese. The dreadful stench of the content was only exceeded by the putrid quality of the prose.

On the old Bill Simmons unintentional comedy scale this offering would rate upwards of 97.
   14. Meatwad Posted: June 05, 2014 at 01:36 AM (#4719435)
Terpnats thats a great song and on occasion my handle on the site. However its a perfect song for garvey.

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