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by Viking
Sat Jan 18 7:25 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NHL 2019-20 season
Replies: 146
Views: 8584

Re: NHL 2019-20 season

Norm Green still sucks
by Viking
Fri Jan 17 8:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5958
Views: 327474

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Looks like we got at least 3" in Eagan. I wont even need the snowblower in the morning.
by Viking
Fri Jan 17 2:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99280

Re: Gopher Football 2019

The first mistake was actually using twitter The second mistake was thinking people would be civil.
by Viking
Tue Jan 14 5:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Russia and Japan
2. Kenny from South Park
4. Ernst Mach
5. Honda (my parents are on their 4th CR-V)
by Viking
Thu Jan 09 8:38 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99280

Re: Gopher Football 2019

I'm content to let the past stay in the past. The bottom line here is we have a football program on the upswing led by a lead by a really good coach. 90% of the D1 football programs in the country would gladly trade places with us. Sorry but nothing less than burning the witch is acceptable. VILLAG...
by Viking
Wed Jan 01 4:47 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 645
Views: 24881

Re: College football 2019

Dabo Swinney is Clemson unreal, they were nothing before him and never existed. Now they are pretty much a Dynasty. Danny Ford, Charlie Pell, & Ken Hatfield all had a winning % better than .700 there and Frank Howard was their "Bernie Bierman". Clemson is really on top of the college game now, but ...
by Viking
Wed Dec 25 9:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16986
Views: 670760

Re: Got Beer?

I stuck with Narragansett. A little nostalgic for my dad.
by Viking
Tue Dec 24 7:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Movies
Replies: 7419
Views: 399713

Re: Movies

Han shot first!
by Viking
Thu Dec 19 11:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

5. Ellis Island
by Viking
Sat Dec 14 6:41 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Doug Woog RIP
Replies: 123
Views: 5321

Re: Doug Woog RIP

You were a wonderful ambassador for Minnesota hockey and you will be missed.

RIP Coach. Our hats are off to thee
by Viking
Sat Dec 14 3:36 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: College football 2019
Replies: 645
Views: 24881

Re: College football 2019

Go Navy!! Beat Army!
by Viking
Fri Dec 13 8:04 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: 2019-2020 Wild Season
Replies: 1909
Views: 73674

Re: 2019-2020 Wild Season

Norm Green still sucks. 25 years ago today. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7_4aOecenM8 :x :evil: :censored: :chainsaw: :anger: :ahhh: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: :cry: I still miss The Met. It was the X of the 60s, an arena designed for hockey first. I don't miss the Civi...
by Viking
Fri Dec 13 5:22 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NHL 2019-20 season
Replies: 146
Views: 8584

Re: NHL 2019-20 season

Greyeagle wrote:
Fri Dec 13 1:13 pm


:lol:
The correct answer is NORM GREEN STILL SUCKS, but that is pretty funny stuff right there.
by Viking
Tue Dec 10 5:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

7. They were all originally in a different language (not English).
by Viking
Thu Dec 05 9:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16986
Views: 670760

Re: Got Beer?

Happy 21st Amendment Day!
by Viking
Tue Dec 03 8:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

7. The played college and professionally in the same city.
by Viking
Mon Dec 02 3:14 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99280

Re: Gopher Football 2019

As far as B1G Ten bowls go, outside of the Rose Bowl which gets the B1G Ten champion unless they are in the playoff, the conference assigns teams to the bowl games. This seems to be an exclusively B1G Ten thing and as far as I can see pretty new. Expect the Gophers to be in Tampa for the Outback Bowl.
by Viking
Sat Nov 30 8:11 pm
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season
Replies: 611
Views: 46370

Re: NCAA hockey 2019-20 season

Go Mavericks!
by Viking
Wed Nov 27 12:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 8836
Views: 472226

Re: Restaurant

Totino's Party Pizza is awesome. Don't try to deny it. Geez, hadn't thought about those in years. In my youth I used to work in a grocery store. We would have those on sale occasionally for 89¢. We must have worked at the same place. People would come in and buy cases . Meanwhile, I'll just sit ove...
by Viking
Wed Nov 27 6:05 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WEATHERMANIA
Replies: 5958
Views: 327474

Re: WEATHERMANIA

Just got done clearing the driveway so I can go to work. Clogged the snowblower a dozen times. It's that heavy heart attack snow. Looks like only about 4-5 inches so far in Eagan.
by Viking
Sat Nov 23 1:30 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Gopher Football 2019
Replies: 4392
Views: 99280

Re: Gopher Football 2019

Did the zebras just make up a penalty?
by Viking
Wed Nov 20 7:15 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

They will likely be extremely boring... but effective. Park the bus in front of goal and counter attack has always been Mourinho's style.
by Viking
Tue Nov 19 1:36 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: BADgers this week
Replies: 330
Views: 8680

Re: Badddgers this week

The seats we sat in last week for $38 are priced at $82 this week. How much do you want to bet they will be empty? This administration just doesn't get it. This might be one heck of a barometer for gopher hockey atmosphere right now. Last year against Wisconsin they had their biggest actual crowd. ...
by Viking
Fri Nov 15 10:08 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2130
Views: 137065

Re: Travel

Haha - anyone else who has regularly gone to Houghton has either been banned or has disappeared from here. 😆 I find the infatuation with making fun of peeps who enjoy the Keweenaw even more entertaining. ;) Some of us like Houghton. Get over it. :lol: Excuse me, young lady, I have neither been bann...
by Viking
Tue Nov 12 11:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14595
Views: 726917

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

If I board the Light Rail at the Snelling Ave station is there a decent place to park around there? Also, is it fairly safe there at night (11 PM)? There are two lots, about a block to block and one half walk to the platform. We’ve parked there for events and haven’t felt concerned. It’s adjacent t...
by Viking
Tue Nov 12 10:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14595
Views: 726917

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

If I board the Light Rail at the Snelling Ave station is there a decent place to park around there? Also, is it fairly safe there at night (11 PM)? There are two lots, about a block to block and one half walk to the platform. We’ve parked there for events and haven’t felt concerned. It’s adjacent t...
by Viking
Fri Nov 08 11:28 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: Gophers at ugly helmets Nov 8-9
Replies: 189
Views: 6077

Re: Gophers at ugly helmets Nov 8-9

Maybe one day in the far far distant future, all of NCAA hockey, both for men's and women's, will settle on a uniform system governing wins and losses and points that will count the same, both in an out of conference, and then uniformly towards RPI and Pairwise, or whatever ranking system makes the...
by Viking
Mon Nov 04 2:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Restaurant
Replies: 8836
Views: 472226

Re: Restaurant

Used my hubby's Pub Pass last night and went to Bull"s Horn over in the Nokomis neighborhood. What a dive! In the very best sense of the word. Vinyl booths, free popcorn. Limited beer list of drafts, but what they have is good. I had a Sociable Cider wth cranberry that was fantastic. Tall Boys galo...
by Viking
Fri Nov 01 8:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Water That was my initial thought, too. Then I looked it up... it's lime juice. This makes sense. In the days of wooden ships and iron men, British sailors were prone to developing scurvy from a lack of vitamin C in their diet. Mixing lime juice with their daily ration of rum helped alleviate th...
by Viking
Wed Oct 30 11:04 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6651
Views: 325411

Re: MLB News

Anyone else happy for Suzuki as well as Dozier?
by Viking
Wed Oct 30 9:42 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6651
Views: 325411

Re: MLB News

A question about the box they show on tv for the strike zone. Is the box bigger for Judge than it is for Altuve? If so, how do they do that? It should be numbers to knees, but that's not the case anymore. Simple algorithms/codes on a player's heights. When did it change from the armpits to the knee...
by Viking
Wed Oct 30 9:29 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6651
Views: 325411

Re: MLB News

A question about the box they show on tv for the strike zone. Is the box bigger for Judge than it is for Altuve? If so, how do they do that? It should be numbers to knees, but that's not the case anymore. Simple algorithms/codes on a player's heights. When did it change from the armpits to the knees?
by Viking
Sat Oct 26 5:57 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

He's had a good week. Came off the bench in the second half to set up the winning goal in CL and then a hat trick today.
by Viking
Sat Oct 26 12:43 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

Hat trick!!!
by Viking
Sat Oct 26 12:24 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

Pretty good first half for Christian at Turf Moor. Scored both Chelsea goals so far. Blue is the colour!!!
by Viking
Sat Oct 12 10:10 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Simple Pleasures...
Replies: 21328
Views: 985141

Re: Simple Pleasures...

I need to set this up but I don't want to make it sound like I am tooting my own horn. As many of my friends know, I buy a round whenever I go into a VFW or American Legion. So i was in New Ulm for Schell's Oktoberfest and walked into the American Legion club. So i bought a round. And then another g...
by Viking
Sat Oct 12 10:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16986
Views: 670760

Re: Got Beer?

davescharf wrote:
Sat Oct 12 10:46 am
Who is going to ABR next week? Are we going to try and have a small GPL get together there?
I will (again) be the tall guy
by Viking
Sat Oct 12 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Things That Stick In Your Craw
Replies: 3323
Views: 157266

Re: Things That Stick In Your Craw

WTH? What road project is going on 35 S north of Albert Lea? And again on 169 near Mankato? We went down to Iowa and in both directions hit single lane traffic, 35 was over 18 miles! Mankato about 15. Now as far as we could tell there was literally nothing going on. No equipment. No tear ups. Nor d...
by Viking
Tue Oct 08 5:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

4. 30 for 30
by Viking
Sat Oct 05 7:19 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6651
Views: 325411

Re: MLB News

Nothing would make me happier than seeing the Dodgers kicked out in the 1st round Twins advancing would be nice I'm all for that too, but as a Cubs fan long before enjoying the Twins, seeing the Dodgers falter would bring me great joy. Then the Cardinals falling short too. You have those backwards....
by Viking
Fri Oct 04 10:31 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741653

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

Beauner wrote:
Fri Oct 04 9:26 pm
Cowgirl wrote:
Fri Oct 04 9:25 pm
bearpaw28 wrote:
Fri Oct 04 9:20 pm
JFC...Judge with a great catch
That would have been a hit with any normal sized human being in RF.
Sometimes it pays to be 6'7"
Not that often!!
by Viking
Tue Oct 01 8:37 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6651
Views: 325411

Re: MLB News

I don't care who wins tonight... as long as it's not wisconsin.
by Viking
Tue Oct 01 12:39 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

A draw will leave us no worse than third, depending on what LA does. If they win, we would drop to third. Any other result from them and we finish second.
by Viking
Tue Oct 01 10:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

I believe 1 is Norway and Japan.
by Viking
Sun Sep 29 10:12 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

The last game of the season is at Seattle. A win or a draw will (99.9%, Zlatan could score ten goals) clinch second in the conference, with big home field advantage implications. Also of note, MN is the only team to win at the number one seed, LAFC, this season. A draw would leave us in 3rd if LA G...
by Viking
Fri Sep 27 12:49 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL software upgrade.... & Other new things
Replies: 783
Views: 43265

Re: GPL software upgrade.... & Other new things

I know, I was just making an observation. Nothing I can do about being colorblind either. Might be fine for other types of it, just not for mine. It maybe explains your confusion of wearing Purple & Gold for the Mavericks and Maroon & Gold for the Gophers.... They look identical for you! :biggrin2:...
by Viking
Fri Sep 27 12:43 pm
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL software upgrade.... & Other new things
Replies: 783
Views: 43265

Re: GPL software upgrade.... & Other new things

I tried it for a little bit but had to go back to the old scheme. My colorblindness made it too difficult to see a few things. A lot of the hyperlinks were simply not visible to me. I'm not really sure there is much you could do about it. I really don't think I can... But there will still be a lot ...
by Viking
Fri Sep 27 11:11 am
Forum: Website Support / New Features
Topic: GPL software upgrade.... & Other new things
Replies: 783
Views: 43265

Re: GPL software upgrade.... & Other new things

I tried it for a little bit but had to go back to the old scheme. My colorblindness made it too difficult to see a few things. A lot of the hyperlinks were simply not visible to me. I'm not really sure there is much you could do about it.
by Viking
Wed Sep 25 12:14 pm
Forum: Gopher Hockey
Topic: 2019 - 2020 Schedule
Replies: 436
Views: 29689

Re: 2019 - 2020 Schedule

I don’t find the seats to be any less modern than other arenas I’ve visited. If anything, we find the seats to be roomier than most other venues. What special amenities do we need in the bathroom? We have toilets, sinks - even toilet paper and running water, (and the hot water even lasts the whole ...
by Viking
Tue Sep 17 9:44 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: 2020 Frozen Four - Detroit
Replies: 44
Views: 4185

Re: 2020 Frozen Four - Detroit

Are they maybe revamping the process/pricing since it’s gotten outrageously expensive and less attended each year? Hopefully that’s a reason for the delay. :lol: ...oh, you were serious... I know expecting that is like expecting to see a unicorn....🦄 Well, you got your unicorn. I got my email from ...
by Viking
Sun Sep 15 2:27 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

Where do you park at the state fair for the Allianz shuttle? Como Ave across from the Coliseum Parking at Como costs? Cash only? Shuttle is free I guess. If I want to get to the stadium at 4:00, when should I be at the Como lot? I believe it's $15 to park. Im not sure about cash and/or card. Ive pr...
by Viking
Sun Sep 15 1:20 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

Bonin21 wrote:
Sun Sep 15 11:49 am
Where do you park at the state fair for the Allianz shuttle?
Como Ave across from the Coliseum
by Viking
Sat Sep 14 3:10 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

Bonin21 wrote:
Sat Sep 14 3:08 pm
gopherguy13 wrote:
Sat Sep 14 3:04 pm
Bonin21 wrote:
Tue Sep 10 7:12 pm
Do I have this right? Is MN United 11-1-5 at Allianz with a +23 GD?
Yeah, only 1 home loss. It's a fortress! Basically a must win tomorrow.
Going to my first game tomorrow
Going to my 21st game tomorrow!!

And technically they are 11-5-1 @ Allianz.
by Viking
Tue Aug 27 9:46 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

MNNavy wrote:
Tue Aug 27 8:07 am
Viking wrote:
Tue Aug 27 5:34 am
3. Joe Montana
Are you sure about that one? I'm pretty sure Joe had retired before the Houston Texans existed.
Hidden Content...
PS: Drew Brees is the 3rd.
Nope. Those were guesses. I got 2 out of 3.
by Viking
Tue Aug 27 5:34 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. New Sweden
3. Joe Montana, Brett Favre, Payton Manning
4. Vatican City
6. Rumble seat
by Viking
Tue Aug 20 5:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. Basic training
by Viking
Fri Aug 16 9:42 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741653

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

Regarding an earlier post an electronic strike zone is 100% fine with me How accurate is it, though, in assessing exactly where the ball is when it crosses the plate, as opposed to where it ends up in the catcher's glove? A) More accurate than most of the umpires B) More consistent than all of the ...
by Viking
Fri Aug 16 11:26 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741653

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

I made my first visit to Miller Park on Wednesday. My thoughts... 1. The roof was closed. Spotty showers were within 50 miles, but it never rained in Milwaukee during the game. By the 5th inning, the sun was out. They kept the roof closed for the entire game, and then opened it AFTER the game was o...
by Viking
Tue Aug 13 5:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

5. Boxing
by Viking
Tue Aug 06 5:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. Juice
4. Doctor
6. Nikola Tesla
by Viking
Fri Aug 02 12:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Happy Birthday
Replies: 159
Views: 9181

Re: Happy Birthday

Happy International Beer Day!! Oops... wrong thread...

Happy birthday you two!
by Viking
Wed Jul 31 9:32 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741653

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

Bonin21 wrote:
Wed Jul 31 3:47 pm
Welcome to MN
Thanks! I've lived here for 50 years, but I do appreciate the welcome!!

Hopefully I don't become one of those jaded, constant doom fans that can't enjoy any of my local teams. That would just be a $h!teee way to go through life. Don't you think?
by Viking
Wed Jul 31 1:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14595
Views: 726917

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

I pretty much have all day on Friday earmarked for spending at the DMV in St Paul, to get my title and license transferred since I'm moving back to Minnesota. Last time I got my license for Minnesota, there was a bunch of weirdness about certain DMV locations only being able to do certain things, s...
by Viking
Mon Jul 29 12:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16986
Views: 670760

Re: Got Beer?

I counted 2... hence my jumping the shark comment.
by Viking
Mon Jul 29 7:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16986
Views: 670760

Re: Got Beer?

Zwak wrote:
Mon Jul 29 7:21 am
List of the 53 new beers at the MN State Fair this year

https://www.mnstatefair.org/general-inf ... beverages/
I'm beginning to think that a lot of breweries have jumped the shark. We're going to be seeing a lot more close up shop.
by Viking
Fri Jul 26 4:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: This might be a dumb question, but...
Replies: 14595
Views: 726917

Re: This might be a dumb question, but...

Last night we meet some family at Maynard's in Excelsior. My wife renewed her driver's license, so has a voided license and papers. She tried to order a drink, and they wouldn't accept her papers. She also had her passport still in her purse from going to renew and getting a "Real ID". They wouldn'...
by Viking
Tue Jul 23 7:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

2. Ginsu!
by Viking
Tue Jul 16 7:06 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The All-Encompassing Jersey Thread
Replies: 2284
Views: 116200

Re: The All-Encompassing Jersey Thread

Bertogliat wrote:
Mon Jul 15 1:52 pm
gopherguy13 wrote:
Mon Jul 15 1:46 pm
Brace yourselves, jersey ads are coming.

I blame the awful sport of soccer.
I believe you spelled car racing wrong...
by Viking
Fri Jul 12 9:00 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6651
Views: 325411

Re: MLB News

Beauner wrote:
Fri Jul 12 7:55 pm
This guy here?
Giant douchebag.

You're being too kind
by Viking
Tue Jul 09 5:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Totally Random Trivia
Replies: 6150
Views: 344335

Re: Totally Random Trivia

1. By the power of Grayskull
3. Now that's what I call music
by Viking
Mon Jul 08 2:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Travel
Replies: 2130
Views: 137065

Re: Travel

Wife and I are going to Norway next June for a family reunion (her late father was from there). We're starting to make plans. It looks like Delta flights to Oslo all fly through either Degaulle or Amsterdam. We're thinking about maybe flying somewhere else (i.e Copenhagen, Munich) and working our w...
by Viking
Sat Jul 06 9:36 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741653

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

HRs are up due to teams using analytics. That whole "HR, K, BB" as an acceptable result. Small ball was dying, and it's dying faster in this day and age. You will see more of this unless the pitching strategy/mound height is changed.IMO, more people prefer a 7-6 game than a 1-0 pitcher's duel. Fran...
by Viking
Sat Jul 06 9:02 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread
Replies: 18652
Views: 741653

Re: Minnesota Twins 2014-2020: Here's Your Damn Thread

HRs are up due to teams using analytics. That whole "HR, K, BB" as an acceptable result. Small ball was dying, and it's dying faster in this day and age. You will see more of this unless the pitching strategy/mound height is changed.IMO, more people prefer a 7-6 game than a 1-0 pitcher's duel. Fran...
by Viking
Sat Jul 06 8:58 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Soccer
Replies: 3176
Views: 181204

Re: Soccer

Allianz field is fun. I can see why people dig the loons games. water shortage at Allianz, parking is a major issue, how can St.Paul keep getting away with building these places without parking options Parking isn't an issue at all. I park in the neighborhoods north of Allianz and it's a breeze. Wa...