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Monday, January 07, 2013

Planning underway for Darvish museum

Ichiro has a museum too. And Hideki Matsui. What US baseball players have museums besides Babe Ruth? Don’t Bob Feller and Yogi Berra have museums?

Gamingboy Posted: January 07, 2013 at 04:47 PM | 15 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: japan, museum, yu darvish

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   1. Hello Rusty Kuntz, Goodbye Rusty Cars Posted: January 07, 2013 at 06:43 PM (#4341260)
This guy. He was American-ish.
   2. SoSHially Unacceptable Posted: January 07, 2013 at 06:48 PM (#4341265)
Joe Jackson and Roger Maris have them.
   3. vortex of dissipation Posted: January 07, 2013 at 06:54 PM (#4341267)
   4. Danny Posted: January 07, 2013 at 06:57 PM (#4341270)
Jack Cust has a whole ####### academy.
   5. DFA Posted: January 07, 2013 at 08:22 PM (#4341321)
   6. Rowland Office Supplies Posted: January 07, 2013 at 08:24 PM (#4341323)
Ty Cobb has a neat little museum 40 minutes down the road from me in his hometown of Royston, GA.
   7. Jose Canusee Posted: January 07, 2013 at 09:44 PM (#4341501)
I thought someone, perhaps in his birthplace of Martinez, CA, had started a Joe DiMaggio Museum and his relatives disowned any part of it. Part of it may have had to do with a boat "Joltin Joe" he had been awarded but ignored and was "rediscovered" in poor condition.
   8. JJ1986 Posted: January 07, 2013 at 09:50 PM (#4341517)
wrong thread
   9. flournoy Posted: January 07, 2013 at 11:13 PM (#4341664)
I disapprove of dedicating museums to 26 year old living people. Huge opportunity for egg-on-the-face.
   10. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: January 08, 2013 at 01:22 AM (#4341745)
If we're counting college baseball players, this guy.
   11. There are a lot of good people in alt-Shooty Posted: January 08, 2013 at 07:32 AM (#4341783)
Jackie Robinson, you goofs!
   12. Bhaakon Posted: January 08, 2013 at 08:54 AM (#4341818)
To be fair, the Matsui museum is really just an annex to his pornography library.
   13. Snowboy Posted: January 08, 2013 at 07:30 PM (#4342454)
I have never been there, but there was a Ted Williams museum in Florida which was expanded and relocated into the Devil Ray's Tropicana Field. It's now about Teddy Ballgame and also his "Hitters Hall of Fame" project. I've read that admission is free if you buy a ticket to a Ray's game.
   14. RollingWave Posted: January 09, 2013 at 01:13 AM (#4342610)
http://seattletimes.com/ABPub/2012/03/22/2017819608.jpg

It can't get any worse than Ichiro Museum... this looks like the stereotypical Asian funeral setup...

no wonder Ichiro reportedly hate his dad (his folks run this museum)

   15. The District Attorney Posted: January 09, 2013 at 01:41 AM (#4342621)
Do Japanese stats count?

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