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The inevitable September Collapse of the Texas Rangers

Discussion in 'Houston Astros' started by SooneRockStro, Aug 30, 2016.

  1. dc rock

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    Has the city of Arlington congratulated the Astros?
     
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    Good thing Liriano got well so he could get that huge out for us in game 7!!
     
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    And we got the first nba title.

    Screw what spurs fans have to say, htown pioneered championship baseball and basketball in texas
     
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    And the Oilers got the first football championship. Who cares that it was the AFL championship.
     
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    where the F' is dallas?

    I don't get the tweet. where is there new ballpark being built, are they bailing out of arlington?
    Too many questions. All I know is Astros are the champions!
     
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    This is always fun. Love how the Rangers' catcher just ignores the ball and heads out to 2B

     
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    That is fun, but I like these even better



     
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    let's make a run for cole hamels next august, rangers can pick up 15 million. He'd be an excellent 5th starter.

    Verlander
    Dallas
    Lance
    Morton
    Hamels.
    Why make the move? because Crane swims in gold coins.
     
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    If the guy at 1B keeps running around the bases does he score? Would remind me of the missed foul ball call we had last year when Castro didn't go field the ball.
     
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    The correct answer is "who the heck knows what the umpires will call".
     
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    This thread should be renamed "The Rangers Bashing Thread" ;)
     
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    I forgot to tell Carlos Gomez after we won the World Series...GLAD YOU WEREN'T PART OF IT YOU PRIMADONNA A-HOLE WITH YOUR STUPID STAREDOWNS AND DUMB ANTICS!
     
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    As a Houston sports fan, I've never had this feeling of arrogance when looking down on a rival.

    The fact that we were so far down, and they were sooooo close to a title. Now the tables have completely turned, except we didn't "get close" :D
     
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