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BTW, another poster spoke of a Yankee fan saying the Orioles were thought of as A-holes by others around the league for this. Where did that Skanks fan get that impression? More Skankee imagination. I doubt anybody else other than Orioles folks are giving the Orioles much thought.

Yankees fans think everyone around the league has nothing but respect for the Yankees in the same way that Red Sox fans still think they're an underdog.

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Buster Olney chimes in via the Twitter:

Not the best time for NYY's public protests about baseball schedule;Orioles' org. has been paralyzed emotionally by Mike Flanagan's suicide.

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I do understand Girardi's general point about losing their only off day in a pennant race to play a DH. But, it is what it is. You can't change the weather and the death of Flanagan should put some things into perspective.

Who knows maybe Girardi needed an offday on Monday to get his braces tightened. What a douche.

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Yankees fans think everyone around the league has nothing but respect for the Yankees in the same way that Red Sox fans still think they're an underdog.

When I was a kid back in the 70's I liked all the teams. Even the Yanks and the Red Sox. It was a different time. I liked the individual players.

I remember me an 2 friends standing out in front of Memorial Stadium under the overhang while it was raining and talking to Fred Lynn and a couple other Red Sox players for 20 mins as they waited for a cab. They signed the balls we had. We talked about different pitchers in the AL. They were as cool as could be. Still have the ball. I didn't hate those guys. They were on a team I loved to see the Orioles beat, but they were decent guys. I enjoyed watching them play.

I liked Don Mattingly and got his autograph several times. Didn't "hate" the Yanks back then. Now, even going back to the mid 90's I can't say that I care for any of the individuals on their team. Hate the team and the entire organization. Can't stand Jeter or any of them. Nick Swisher is a guy I despise. Absolutely hate his attitude and hot dawg ways. He is so typical Skankee. Seems the players and the fans alike are all just typical obnoxious NY'ers.

Bosox fans have gotten so much worse in this past decade.

Now its easy to hate those 2 empires of evil. Its just the right thing to do - despising them and their fans.

So, anything the Orioles can do to piss of the "entitled" Skankees the better!

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So the Yankees are apparently liars as well.

via Birdland Insider, an official Orioles Twitter account:

@Buster_ESPN You have it all wrong. Yanks aren't being forthcoming with how discussions went. We had multiple options on table they refused.
@petzrawr We aren't going to get steamrolled by inaccuracies and distortions. Thanks for the feedback.

http://twitter.com/#!/BirdlandInsider/status/107464036312023040

http://twitter.com/#!/BirdlandInsider/status/107469032491462656

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From Jon Heyman:

SI_JonHeyman Jon Heyman

am in no mood to hear people complain about losing their sept. 8 off day over a natural disaster. #yankees, #orioles

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And after a night of thinking about this, I have the same damn opinions.

(Side-note: For a team that offered him a job, Girardi really hates us.)

I really like how Heyman and Olney have put it on Twitter (see above). Regardless what actually happened, the Yankees look like self-minded fools. Forget the fact that this club has been emotionally shut down (and yet are still winning) by Flanagan's death. They are complaining about losing an off day while the rest of the east coast is facing a natural disaster. A day off of work (which is really a kid's game) compares nothing to life and death (it's being reported that 1 North Carolinean has already died due to Irene). Just boggles my mind how stuck-up that team is.

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