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Friday, September 14, 2012

Rich garces News, Video and Gossip - Deadspin

Ring dings for all my friends.

Jim Furtado Posted: September 14, 2012 at 07:07 AM | 16 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: red sox, rich garces, ring dings

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   1. Golfing Great Mitch Cumstein Posted: September 14, 2012 at 09:48 AM (#4235576)
Why was this posted?
   2. Famous Original Joe C Posted: September 14, 2012 at 09:50 AM (#4235577)
Because Rich Garces!
   3. The Long Arm of Rudy Law Posted: September 14, 2012 at 10:26 AM (#4235625)
Rich Garces needs no reason.
   4. cardsfanboy Posted: September 14, 2012 at 10:29 AM (#4235633)
I love the part where they have his appearance sponsored.
   5. villageidiom Posted: September 14, 2012 at 10:32 AM (#4235641)
The best part of all this? The "ring dings" tag. Now there is a "BBTF ring dings Newsbeat".

I assume this is a test by Furtado to see if tagging begets newsbeats, or something like that.
   6. Fernigal McGunnigle Posted: September 14, 2012 at 11:08 AM (#4235700)
For a lot of years the Phillies radio broadcasts were (are?) sponsored by Tastykake, whose motto is "Nobody bakes a cake as tasty as a Tastykake". One time Ms. McGunnigle and I were driving back from the beach through eastern North Carolina late at night and I had the Phillies broadcast on. Ms. McGunnigle was half-asleep when the station ran into technical difficulties during the statement of sponsorship, which then became, "Tastykake: Nobody bakes a cake." This struck her as incredibly hilarious and she laughed from Kinston to Zebulon.

This has nothing to do with Ring Dings, but it is directly relevant to Kandy Kakes, Chocolate Kreamers, and Tastykake Swiss Rolls.
   7. President of the David Eckstein Fan Club Posted: September 14, 2012 at 11:14 AM (#4235709)
Why was this posted?


El Guapo is dismayed by your tone.
   8. AROM Posted: September 14, 2012 at 11:15 AM (#4235710)
One is not enough. We should have a plethora of Rich Garces posts.
   9. villageidiom Posted: September 14, 2012 at 11:35 AM (#4235744)
I've been in the mood for a Ring Ding for the last hour. Damn you, Jim Furtado!
   10. Rants Mulliniks Posted: September 14, 2012 at 12:11 PM (#4235797)
The team's name is/was Pride? What is their mascot, a lion wearing a Liberace cape?
   11. Crispix reaches boiling point with lackluster play Posted: September 14, 2012 at 12:16 PM (#4235803)
The Nashua Pride existed from 1998 to 2008. Curtis Pride played for them on two non-consecutive occasions.
   12. Jim Furtado Posted: September 14, 2012 at 01:08 PM (#4235864)
When it comes to Rich Garces, there is never enough...of anything.
   13. Tschingsch Posted: September 14, 2012 at 03:26 PM (#4236033)
A question that lingered in my head for years...

If Rich Garces were ever to get an at bat and the ball hit him in the stomach, would it be a HBP or a strike?
   14. Greg Franklin Posted: September 15, 2012 at 12:54 AM (#4236363)
Beer and fried chicken - just a continuation of a Red Sox tradition.

The Ring Dings thread
   15. The Yankee Clapper Posted: September 15, 2012 at 01:27 AM (#4236372)
The Ring Dings thread

Ah, Olde Primer, before registration. Comedy Gold!
   16. SoSH U at work Posted: September 15, 2012 at 02:01 AM (#4236377)
Ah, Olde Primer, before registration. Comedy Gold!


One of hte better Piazza appearances, to close out the thread.

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