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Wednesday, August 23, 2017

That time Tommy Lasorda got the Expos mascot tossed out of a 22-inning, 1-0 game - CBSSports.com

First, a warning: this video autoplays. I hate when sites do this.

Second, it’s pretty funny so I posted it anyway.

Jim Furtado Posted: August 23, 2017 at 09:41 AM | 8 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: expos, mascots, tommy lasorda

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   1. Batman Posted: August 23, 2017 at 10:19 AM (#5519244)
He's still dumber than ten Youppis.
   2. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: August 23, 2017 at 02:46 PM (#5519536)
How do you say "He can't get them lefthanders out, for Christ allfuckingmighty" in French?
   3. Rancischley Leweschquens (Tim Wallach was my Hero) Posted: August 23, 2017 at 04:50 PM (#5519663)
"Y'é pas capab' de r'tirer les gaucher, crisse!" [written in Quebec joual. Don't try to google it]

I remember watching that game at my grand-mother's while my parents were traveling. I was 12 at the time.
   4. Tim D Posted: August 23, 2017 at 05:14 PM (#5519696)
I remember watching that game on TV in LA. I got home from work about 6. I didn't end until nearly 11. Dodgers had 1 run on 20 hits.
   5. Ken Griffey Junior Bacon Cheeseburger Posted: August 23, 2017 at 10:09 PM (#5519942)
"Y'é pas capab' de r'tirer les gaucher, crisse!"


Needs more "tabarnac" and maybe a "maudit" or two.
   6. Wahoo Sam Posted: August 24, 2017 at 01:20 AM (#5520022)
When I worked at the Hall of Fame, the Phillie Phanatic (sp?) costume came to the museum to be added to the collection. It smelled like the guts of a port-a-potty.
   7. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: August 24, 2017 at 01:23 AM (#5520024)
That sounds phetid.
   8. You're a clown, RMc! I'm tired of it! Posted: August 24, 2017 at 08:43 AM (#5520058)
The story (...) features a defunct franchise

The Expos/Nationals franchise is not defunct.

this Dodgers-Expos game from 28 years ago, a 22-inning game that produced a video lasting an impossible six hours, 39 minutes, and 12 seconds

If the Yankees and Red Sox played a 22-inning game in 2017, it would end...well, never, actually.

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