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Thursday, August 02, 2012

Rubbery Shrubbery: Yachats Smelt & MLB

In which our fearless correspondents chronicle the desperate efforts of the good citizens of Yachats, Oregon to land a major league baseball franchise.

Mike Emeigh Posted: August 02, 2012 at 09:10 AM | 8 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Infinite Yost (Voxter) Posted: August 02, 2012 at 09:56 AM (#4198753)
I've been to Yachats. It's beautiful. Also, it rains like 330 days a year.
   2. RMc's Got a Lot of Trouble at Stake Posted: August 02, 2012 at 10:59 AM (#4198828)
I've been to Yachats. It's beautiful. Also, it rains like 330 days a year.

Guess they'll need a dome, then. (The next time they want to tear one down, move it to Yachats instead!)
   3. Greg Pope Posted: August 02, 2012 at 11:38 AM (#4198877)
I understand one word in the titme ("MLB"), but that's it. Well, I guess I understand the words "Rubbery" and "Shrubbery" but they don't make sense here. No clue on "Yachats" or "Smelt".
   4. Cabbage Posted: August 02, 2012 at 11:51 AM (#4198890)
FWIW, fried smelt is delicious
   5. Jim Wisinski Posted: August 02, 2012 at 12:22 PM (#4198927)
Ni!
   6. Cooper Teenoh Posted: August 02, 2012 at 01:32 PM (#4198993)
Seconding the beauty of Yachats. Honeymooned there. Didn't deal with much rain, although our trip was in July. The high was in the upper 70s each day. I wanted never to leave.
   7. valuearbitrageur Posted: August 02, 2012 at 10:44 PM (#4199409)
Lived in Oregon for 35 years. Never heard of Yachats.
   8. SoSH U at work Posted: August 03, 2012 at 12:59 AM (#4199472)
No clue on "Yachats" or "Smelt".


I can help you there. It's an inescapable truth that if Yachats Smelt it, then Yachats was in fact the one who dealt it.

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