Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Sunday, April 07, 2013

Tampa Bay Rays apologize for mascot holding offensive sign

I am sorry for holding up the funny, offensive sign.

Jim Furtado Posted: April 07, 2013 at 08:29 AM | 206 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: rays

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

Page 3 of 3 pages  < 1 2 3
   201. Rants Mulliniks Posted: April 09, 2013 at 11:55 AM (#4408419)
As a 15 year old, Tom Green's appearance on Mike Bullard's talk show made a lasting impression on me.


I can't watch that clip here at work, but I remember it well. That was when Tom Green was actually funny, something that can't be said about Mike Bullard - that guy had no talent whatsoever as a host, unless you consider irritating people a talent.

Tom Green's best stunt was when he had two lesbians and "Slutmobile" airbrushed on the hood of his Dad's car. Someone can probably find the clip, its priceless.
   202. Rants Mulliniks Posted: April 09, 2013 at 11:57 AM (#4408422)
Unlike Slutmobiles, this is actually germane to the topic: PETA to launch drones to track hunters
   203. Ray (RDP) Posted: April 09, 2013 at 12:04 PM (#4408433)
Go to my link in post 180. Are you trying to tell me that isn't antagonizing the animal?


Nah. Looks to me like he was just trying to provide medical care and relocation services to the crocodile.
   204. Jack Carter, calling Beleaguered Castle Posted: April 12, 2013 at 02:15 AM (#4411455)
Unlike Slutmobiles, this is actually germane to the topic: PETA to launch drones to track hunters


And some in PETA seemed genuinely outraged that hunters fired on those drones as though they were skeet. I say, Kill the Drones!

No. Seriously.
   205. McCoy Posted: April 18, 2013 at 11:55 AM (#4417898)
   206. ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick Posted: April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM (#4417946)
That Yankee Stadium diagram on Clem's makes me wonder if Mantle's 1963 shot off the facade might have made it out of the stadium it it'd been pulled just a bit less, and headed over the Yankees' bullpen instead. Gibson's alleged out-of-the-park shot was supposed to have exited over the visitors' bullpen in left, and Foxx's legendary home run in 1938 (?) hit well up in the upper deck just to the left of that point. Given that the RF power alley was considerably closer than the one that Foxx and Gibson were aiming at, I'd have to think that Mantle's blast off Fischer just might have made it onto a subway.
Page 3 of 3 pages  < 1 2 3

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
BDC
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogJayson Stark: Casting my 2018 Hall of Fame ballot ... today
(68 - 10:19am, Jan 21)
Last: DanG

NewsblogOTP 16 Jan. 2017: The ‘honor’ Trumps politics in scheduling Cubs’ White House visit
(1725 - 10:18am, Jan 21)
Last: Morty Causa

Hall of MeritMost Meritorious Player: 2000 Ballot
(1 - 10:11am, Jan 21)
Last: Chris Fluit

NewsblogHall of Fame's Rule of 10 should be changed | MLB.com
(67 - 10:05am, Jan 21)
Last: Baldrick

Newsblog2017 Baseball Hall of Fame election results | MLB.com
(194 - 9:51am, Jan 21)
Last: DanG

NewsblogChris Russo thinks the latest selections have ruined Hall of Fame
(1 - 9:41am, Jan 21)
Last: Bug Selig

NewsblogOT - NFL stretch drive/playoffs (December 2016 - February 2017)
(621 - 8:52am, Jan 21)
Last: Nasty Nate

NewsblogOT - December 2016 NBA thread
(1207 - 2:34am, Jan 21)
Last: Booey

Hall of Merit2018 Hall of Merit Ballot Discussion
(104 - 12:52am, Jan 21)
Last: Dr. Chaleeko

NewsblogEx-Astro Luis Valbuena reportedly agrees to deal with Angels - Houston Chronicle
(10 - 11:38pm, Jan 20)
Last: Los Angeles El Hombre de Anaheim

NewsblogJosh Hamilton Prepared to Earn Spot on Rangers' Roster
(45 - 11:38pm, Jan 20)
Last: Sunday silence

NewsblogOrioles, Mark Trumbo agree to deal | MLB.com
(10 - 11:16pm, Jan 20)
Last: Infinite Yost (Voxter)

Newsblog2017 Top 10 first base prospects | MLB.com
(3 - 8:35pm, Jan 20)
Last: Cargo Cultist

NewsblogOT Gaming: October 2015
(608 - 8:33pm, Jan 20)
Last: PASTE does not get put on waivers in August

Hall of MeritMost Meritorious Player: 2000 Discussion
(24 - 6:12pm, Jan 20)
Last: DL from MN

Page rendered in 0.2978 seconds
47 querie(s) executed