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OT(ish) - What should be done with Bonds' 756 HR ball?

Discussion in 'All Other San Diego Sports' started by AnteaterRaider, Sep 20, 2007.

  1. AnteaterRaider

    AnteaterRaider Carpe Diem et omni Mundio Staff Member Super Moderator Podcaster

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  2. Electric Chair

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  3. Buck Melanoma

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    Brand it, then shove it up his a$$. :icon_evil:
     
  4. Boltdiehard

    Boltdiehard Well-Known Member

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    Send it to the HOF. That's where it belongs and let them decide what kind of exhibit should be set-up.
     
  5. PowderLove

    PowderLove Former Mod, Current Slacker

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    I voted to brand it.
     
  6. BOLTS4LIFE

    BOLTS4LIFE Banned Banned

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    Grind it up and put it in growth hormones!!!
     
  7. nickelbolt

    nickelbolt Fuggedaboutit

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    Give it to OJ. It appears he's really into memorabilia that doesn't belong to him.
     
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  8. WonderSlug

    WonderSlug Well-Known Member

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    If I had caught Bonds' 756th HR ball, I'd have kept it until the general feeling was better towards Barry, and then sell it.

    All this reminds me of the talk back in 1961 of putting an asterisk on Roger Maris' breaking of Babe Ruth's single-season HR record because Ruth did it in 154 games and Maris did it in 162.

    37 years later, no one even cared anymore as they rooted for McGwire-Sosa in their HR duel. Even those old farts who were pining for the asterisk in 1961 didn't care anymore.
     
  9. LV Bolt Fan

    LV Bolt Fan Well-Known Member

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    It belongs in the HoF. :yes:
     
  10. Kwak

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    Last I heard it the Moon Shot was winning. I said brand it.
     
  11. Kwak

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    It is now official:

    Fire up the iron
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  12. Shamrock

    Shamrock Well-Known Member

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    I'm not into baseball anymore, but from a society viewpoint, I think it's good that it gets branded with an asterisk before it goes to Cooperstown. It tells future generations what America thought of a guy who most people perceive as a cheater.
     

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