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Did anyone catch the part when Adam Jones jumped out of the box on a low and inside pitch? I don't remember the exact qutoe but it went a little something like this:

Thorne: That's when I would throw the bat and run to first.

Palmer:: Yeah, you gotta act. Limp to first and run home on a double.

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Palmer received a $50,000 signing bonus at the age of 18 from the Orioles back in 1963. That was alot of money for a youngster back than. I'm sure he probably was scouted at that young age and his progress followed each subsequent year.

I don't doubt this in the least. Just hilarious how much he talks about himself. I like it. He's a great mind and baseball guy to listen to.

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I'm not sure who said this tonight, but they were discussing the possibility of a hit-and-run play right before Adam Jones' mammoth blast. And I'm pretty sure it was Palmer who said, "well there's your hit-and-run."

As much as he suggests otherwise...he is a child of Earl. Maybe the "Son" of Earl.

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I'm not sure who said this tonight, but they were discussing the possibility of a hit-and-run play right before Adam Jones' mammoth blast. And I'm pretty sure it was Palmer who said, "well there's your hit-and-run."

:laughlol::laughlol: Yeah, that was great, and it definitely was Palmer

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He really does have a great memory. He probably remembers the day he was born.

Another one from last night after Huff's homer, he talked about how he threw the exact same pitch for Harold Baines' first home run. What was that, one pitch from 30 years ago?!

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I'm not sure who said this tonight, but they were discussing the possibility of a hit-and-run play right before Adam Jones' mammoth blast. And I'm pretty sure it was Palmer who said, "well there's your hit-and-run."

It was Palmer and I think his actual line was, 'There's your hit and run, he hits it, they all run!'

Classic :)

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