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On 5/6/2018 at 2:53 PM, OFFNY said:

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When I was in graduate school at Lehman College (in the Bronx) in the Fall of 2009, one of the advisors (Yankee fan) told me that it must be embarrassing to be wearing the Orioles gear like I was doing. I told him that it's easy to wear your team's gear and wave the flag when they are doing well, but that a team REALLY NEEDS YOU  when the chips are down, like they were at that time (2009), and like they are now in 2018. A woman who was in the room looked at the two of us, motioned towards me and said, "I want HIM on my side." Unbeknownst to me, she happened to be my professor for the class that I was about to start in the upcoming semester. 

 

And thankfully, I have eternal visual proof that I support my team(s) through thick and thin, as the dated photo below (from September of 2009) shows. 

 

 

 

At Fenway Park

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The D-Rays just sustained their 3rd-worst loss in franchise history (1998-Present.)

In 2003, they lost a game by 18 runs to the Red Sox.

 

https://www.baseball-reference.com/boxes/BOS/BOS200207231.shtml 

 

In 2007, they lost a game by 17 runs to the Yankees.

 

https://www.baseball-reference.com/boxes/NYA/NYA200707220.shtml

 

Today, they lost to the Orioles by 16 runs.

 

http://www.espn.com/mlb/boxscore?gameId=380513101

 

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