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Friday, February 07, 2014

Petition Online: Petittion To Get MLB Network To Air the Dock Ellis No-Hitter

We the undersigned humbly, and with all due respect, ask the MLB Network to air the June 12, 1970 game between the San Diego Padres and the Pittsburgh Pirates. On that day the Pirates’ pitcher Dock Phillip Ellis threw what was at the time the 3rd no-hitter in Pirates history and it was a seminal moment in baseball history. The fans would like to relive this moment and want to see it rerun on the MLB Network.

Oh, I love her soooo, my Alice D!

eddieot Posted: February 07, 2014 at 03:49 PM | 13 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: dock ellis, lsd, mlb network, pirates

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   1. Dock Ellis on Acid Posted: February 07, 2014 at 05:31 PM (#4653397)
Yes, please.
   2. Davo Dozier Posted: February 07, 2014 at 05:35 PM (#4653398)
I read the headline, and thought "Well, I know there's at least one person here who's on board for sure."
   3. Hang down your head, Tom Foley Posted: February 07, 2014 at 05:36 PM (#4653399)
Dock Phillip Ellis threw what was at the time the 3rd no-hitter in Pirates history
At the time, it was the 5th, but it was promoted to 4th when Harvey Haddix's no longer counted.

It may have been the seventh; Lefty Leifield and Howie Camnitz also had no-hitters taken away.
   4. vortex of dissipation Posted: February 07, 2014 at 05:37 PM (#4653401)
Does a broadcast exist?
   5. Gonfalon B. Posted: February 07, 2014 at 05:39 PM (#4653402)
I'm watching it now, man. IN MY MIND.
   6. Monty Predicts a Padres-Mariners WS in 2016 Posted: February 07, 2014 at 05:42 PM (#4653403)
This should absolutely happen. Why wouldn't it?
   7. Infinite Joost (Voxter) Posted: February 07, 2014 at 05:46 PM (#4653406)
I'd sign this, but I'm almost certain that there's no tape of it.
   8. Monty Predicts a Padres-Mariners WS in 2016 Posted: February 07, 2014 at 05:59 PM (#4653409)
I would settle for a reenactment. What are those Korean animation guys doing right now?
   9. Urkel's Boner Posted: February 07, 2014 at 06:05 PM (#4653412)
But think of the children! And how their generation will never get the chance to experience quality acid!
   10. Robert in Manhattan Beach Posted: February 07, 2014 at 08:35 PM (#4653488)
I'd sign this, but I'm almost certain that there's no tape of it.

Yeah, but still.
   11. Golfing Great Mitch Cumstein Posted: February 07, 2014 at 11:22 PM (#4653533)
I would settle for a reenactment. What are those Korean animation guys doing right now?


I think it's Taiwanese animators. Plus, AJ Daulerio of Deadspin tried to do it playing MLB2K11 for Xbox while on acid. He generated Dock Ellis, but played with the 2011 versions of the teams.

Post with video
   12. bobm Posted: February 08, 2014 at 12:45 AM (#4653554)
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/02/05/no-no-a-documentary-on-mlb-pitcher-dock-ellis-who-pitched-a-no-hitter-while-tripping-on-acid.html
   13. Best Regards, President of Comfort, Esq. Posted: February 08, 2014 at 12:51 AM (#4653557)
I would settle for a reenactment. What are those Korean animation guys doing right now?


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