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, June 10, 2001

TheExpos.com - Brought to you by The Gazette

Besides Urbina rumors, some spicy tidbits are included in this article. Here’s one particularly striking quote:

“I went out there and (umpire) Jerry Layne told me the ball boy was in play. I told him: ‘He’s too damn fat to be in play.’ I told him to get him out of there because he couldn’t get out of the way of the ball. Layne asked me: ‘Are you serious?’ I told him: ‘I’m as serious as a heart attack.’ ”

- Indians manager Charlie Manuel, after outfielder Marty Cordova tried, and failed, to field a ball under the ball boy.

Jim Furtado Posted: June 10, 2001 at 02:01 PM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags:

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.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
robneyer
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOMNICHATTER FOR APRIL 18, 2014
(146 - 12:10am, Apr 19)
Last: Jose Can Still Seabiscuit

NewsblogPirates Acquire Ike Davis From Mets
(17 - 11:55pm, Apr 18)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogA's, Doolittle agree to 4-year extension
(1 - 11:54pm, Apr 18)
Last: PreservedFish

NewsblogOTP April 2014: BurstNET Sued for Not Making Equipment Lease Payments
(1680 - 11:44pm, Apr 18)
Last: David Nieporent (now, with children)

NewsblogOT: NBA Monthly Thread - April 2014
(331 - 11:40pm, Apr 18)
Last: The District Attorney

NewsblogDoug Glanville: I Was Racially Profiled in My Own Driveway
(330 - 11:28pm, Apr 18)
Last: Select Storage Device

NewsblogRB: Carlos Beltran: more of a center fielder than Mickey Mantle, Ty Cobb or Duke Snider. So what?
(33 - 11:18pm, Apr 18)
Last: bjhanke

NewsblogMinuteman News Center: Giandurco: This means WAR
(81 - 10:42pm, Apr 18)
Last: Kiko Sakata

NewsblogEscape from Cuba: Yasiel Puig’s Untold Journey to the Dodgers
(24 - 10:41pm, Apr 18)
Last: base ball chick

NewsblogOT: The NHL is finally back thread, part 2
(143 - 10:25pm, Apr 18)
Last: PASTE Thinks This Trout Kid Might Be OK (Zeth)

NewsblogOT: The Soccer Thread March, 2014
(899 - 10:11pm, Apr 18)
Last: J. Sosa

NewsblogMitchell: Now Playing First Base for the Yankees
(53 - 8:09pm, Apr 18)
Last: The District Attorney

NewsblogFletcher: Foes have slowed Trout in one category so far - steals
(7 - 7:22pm, Apr 18)
Last: Los Angeles El Hombre of Anaheim

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 4-18-2014
(29 - 7:10pm, Apr 18)
Last: Eric J can SABER all he wants to

NewsblogGleeman: Mets minor league team is hosting “Seinfeld night”
(153 - 7:00pm, Apr 18)
Last: TerpNats

Demarini, Easton and TPX Baseball Bats

 

 

 

 

Page rendered in 0.1888 seconds
50 querie(s) executed