Search:

Type: Posts; User: birdsin89

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    LazyKingDave: Probably not much longer, but more as the mood strikes me. Good to see you again. Hope you enjoy. Thanks!

    * * *

    June, 2021

    Verlander won again, the first night of the...
  2. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    hotchickenstew: Great to hear from you again. Glad you like it. Just remember I "promised" that I would not finish it. :)

    * * *

    June, 2021

    Our top seven picks:

    1. 1B Greg Aaron...
  3. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    June, 2021

    "Well, in my experience..."

    There it was again. Cousin Dan with the Orioles was lecturing me. Again.

    "...making a selection of any kind based on family relations never works...
  4. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    June, 2021

    "Nicely done," Mal said as Jack came down from the stage in the press room. The smallest of the press rooms. The small, unadorned, made-smaller-by-opening-folding-walls,...
  5. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    June, 2021

    Kyser sat and thought. The thoughts were not pleasant.

    Around him the cabin was quiet. The flight back from Seattle was always going to be a long one. "After losing 17 - 1, it's even...
  6. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    May, 2021

    "Another screwdriver," I asked the cute new bartender. Very cute. Very new. She only had eyes for Tom. I wasn't interested in her eyes.

    With a touch of a smirk, she put the drink in...
  7. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    May, 2021

    Colt looked in the general direction of the man sitting patiently in one of the reception guest chairs. Putting as much disdain in his voice as he could muster (and he had been voted...
  8. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    jshaw: Severely overachieving. Strongly overachieving. Wildly overachieving. (And thanks for checking in!)

    * * *

    May, 2021

    "Is he still in there?" Frank asked. Very quietly.

    "He...
  9. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    May, 2021

    Okay, we're finished with our first month. We've played 27 games. Are we 5 - 22, which would be what we might expect if we were going to win 29 total games as predicted?

    We are not....
  10. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    May, 2021

    Kyser waited in his office. It was just like Weston to keep him waiting.

    Bill wasn't sure what the problem was with Jack recently. "I'm doing everything I can short of hiring an...
  11. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    Holy crap!

    We played the first place Tigers our first day back. And we kind of beat them.

    15 - 0.

    This was the sixth game this season that one of the two teams in our box...
  12. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    The team is home from Toronto. As I said, they actually won two out of three. I'd be happy to be known as the Blue Jay killer for this season. I've seen stuff like this happen. A team...
  13. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    brooklynsports.com

    Barons Travel and Bring Their Fans With Them

    By Jan Tyler

    April 19, 2021 - New York
  14. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    I paused just inside the door, letting my eyes adjust to the darkness. It took a while - just when I thought it was going to work, I'd look over to the small stage that for some reason...
  15. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    This time she was ready.

    She thought she had figured out his pattern. She waited. And when the time came, from her hiding place, she would pounce.

    And follow.

    And pounce...
  16. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    The team was on the field early, hoping to do something against the Blue Jays. The division-leading Blue Jays. 11 - 3. No matter how you looked at it, Jack thought, 11 - 3 is better...
  17. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    Malinda put the empty glass on the bar. She smiled, thinking of the last time she'd been able to have two gimlets in the same day. "Back before I got to Brooklyn, at least." That...
  18. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    Yes, but other than that, Mrs. Lincoln, how was the show?

    Or the game?

    Justin Verlander set them down in order in the first and second. David Morgan got our first hit, a single...
  19. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    Well, I found out.

    The ceremonies went off very well. The Mayor of New York City, the Honorable Helen K. Alexander, made her speech. Maybe it was me, but I didn't think she sounded...
  20. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    The Resistance got to open their season the day before we did. They lost to the Marlins, 6 - 0. I appreciated them making it easier for me to start well.

    I hoped.

    The crowd...
  21. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    So I was talking about the BOBBS. Anybody could join the big group. For a little bit of money (around ten bucks) you got a higher level membership, which gave you more loot. But what...
  22. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    April, 2021

    April 2, 2021. Opening Day. A million things to do, and not one of them really the most important thing. The most important thing would be the numbers, and there was nothing I could do...
  23. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    March, 2021

    Odd as it is to admit, I'm still, despite everything I've been saying, excited about the upcoming season. I'd love to say that it's because I don't think we're going to be as bad as...
  24. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    March, 2021

    Frank Scurry leaned forward at his desk, the sun from the window behind him filling the tiny office. Beyond the glass behind him, Scurry knew that his guest could see the continuing...
  25. Replies
    61
    Views
    22,846

    Re: Brooklyn Blues

    jshaw: As you can see from the irregularity of my posts, 2025 might not arrive until 2040. Thanks as always.

    * * *

    March, 2021

    I looked at the predicted standings again. 29 wins,...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4