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This guys says more stupid things than I can keep track of so maybe this will help.

I'm watching Max Scherzer throw against the O's and he's got a 1-2 count on one of our guys. He then throws an 98 mph fastball up and in and the batter fights the pitch off and fouls it back. Thorne says "He got away with one there".

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I imagine he's well-liked, and probably is a good guy, but professionally I really hope we get someone else. The god-awful call on home runs alone annoys me to no end. "A three-RBI home run!" or "That's a two-RBI home run for Reynolds!" Really? Argh!

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I imagine he's well-liked, and probably is a good guy, but professionally I really hope we get someone else. The god-awful call on home runs alone annoys me to no end. "A three-RBI home run!" or "That's a two-RBI home run for Reynolds!" Really? Argh!

How about when he mentions a player has a 2 game hitting streak?

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Two years ago Gary Thorne said "And he swings and misses" after Aubrey Huff took a ball. I wonder if the man watches the games.

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Be careful what you wish for.There's a lot worse out there than Gary Thorne. And you can put that on the board.:mwahaha:

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Thorne's sort of like the crazy uncle in the faimly. Says a lot of dumb stuff but everyone loves him for it.

One of my favorites from this year was when we played Seattle early in the season. Chone Figgins was up, and Thorne said "You can see the fine numbers that Figgins has put up so far", and he was hitting like .204 or something like that.

I really think sometimes he just talks to fill the air and doesn't even worry about whether what he's saying is right or not. But he's enjoyable to listen to

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Thorne's sort of like the crazy uncle in the faimly. Says a lot of dumb stuff but everyone loves him for it.

One of my favorites from this year was when we played Seattle early in the season. Chone Figgins was up, and Thorne said "You can see the fine numbers that Figgins has put up so far", and he was hitting like .204 or something like that.

I really think sometimes he just talks to fill the air and doesn't even worry about whether what he's saying is right or not. But he's enjoyable to listen to

If you had to watch this team play and sound interested enthusiasticatic every night, you'd be punchy too. Flanny has the right idea, he looks like he's half crocked before the game's started. :laughlol:

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If you had to watch this team play and sound interested enthusiasticatic every night, you'd be punchy too. Flanny has the right idea, he looks like he's half crocked before the game's started. :laughlol:

I have little doubt when those two get together that they have 5-6 drinks between them before the game starts. I'm not ready to say 5-6 each...yet. They're a riot sometimes, I swear.

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I have little doubt when those two get together that they have 5-6 drinks between them before the game starts. I'm not ready to say 5-6 each...yet. They're a riot sometimes, I swear.
They are a lot more fun than the Orioles.:rolleyestf::laughlol:

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Speaking of drinking, I like when Thorne does an alcohol promotion.

"And always remember to drink........

responsibly."

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This guys says more stupid things than I can keep track of so maybe this will help.

I'm watching Max Scherzer throw against the O's and he's got a 1-2 count on one of our guys. He then throws an 98 mph fastball up and in and the batter fights the pitch off and fouls it back. Thorne says "He got away with one there".

You're lucky he didn't identify it as a slider.

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