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Thursday, February 14, 2013

Nats practice interrupted by fish falling from the sky

“I’ve never seen that on a baseball field,” Span said. “I’ve seen it on T.V., you know, bird carrying their dinner. I’ll tell you what, that bird definitely didn’t have good hands. He dropped his dinner.”

Coot Veal and Cot Deal taste like Old Bay Posted: February 14, 2013 at 11:06 PM | 14 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Walt Davis Posted: February 15, 2013 at 08:05 AM (#4370159)
Could be worse ...

http://gawker.com/5982891/meanwhile-in-brazil-its-raining-spiders
   2. Tim Wallach was my Hero Posted: February 15, 2013 at 08:38 AM (#4370166)
   3. Austin Posted: February 15, 2013 at 08:46 AM (#4370168)
Aw, man. I was hoping that a waterspout had sucked up the contents of a pond and dumped it on the field.

Raining animals
   4. RMc is a fine piece of cheese Posted: February 15, 2013 at 09:04 AM (#4370171)
Which sign of the Apocalypse is this? I mean, it's gotta be at least the seond, after a Washington baseball team finishing in first place...
   5. zonk Posted: February 15, 2013 at 09:18 AM (#4370175)
It was just Jeff Loria cutting more payroll...

The glorious tanks at the Marlins trough...errr... ballpark are being turned into tip jars.
   6. depletion Posted: February 15, 2013 at 09:25 AM (#4370178)
Which sign of the Apocalypse is this? I mean, it's gotta be at least the second, after a Washington baseball team finishing in first place...

Nothing compared to what happened in Chelyabinsk yesterday. A rock falling from outer space can really ruin your day. I just can't imagine what that must have been like for the kids and the old folks. Look at the videos on rt.com: the light so bright that moving shadows are formed.
   7. Knock on any Iorg Posted: February 15, 2013 at 11:22 AM (#4370223)
Or it could be a good thing, for some anyway.
   8. Rafael Bellylard: Built like a Panda. Posted: February 15, 2013 at 11:45 AM (#4370243)
Which sign of the Apocalypse is this?


I think this means Davey Johnson is going to be elected Pope.
   9. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: February 15, 2013 at 12:19 PM (#4370267)
The thought of birds having hands is quite frightening to me.
   10. You Know Nothing JT Snow (YR) Posted: February 15, 2013 at 01:49 PM (#4370308)
Fortean Think Factory!
   11. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: February 15, 2013 at 01:52 PM (#4370309)
Was it wrapped in Luca Brasi's bulletproof vest?
   12. phredbird Posted: February 15, 2013 at 02:01 PM (#4370316)
the meteorite footage is awesome.
   13. vivaelpujols Posted: February 15, 2013 at 06:32 PM (#4370448)
Sneak attack from the Marlins. Who said Loria's not trying to be competitive.
   14. The Yankee Clapper Posted: February 15, 2013 at 07:30 PM (#4370473)
Nothing compared to what happened in Chelyabinsk yesterday.

Now that the restrictions have been lifted, Strasburg overthrows on occasion.

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