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Sincere condolences to Braves fans
Old 10-10-2019, 09:28 AM   #1
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Sincere condolences to Braves fans

Yesterday was not a day to be a Braves fan, and especially not one in the stands at Sun Trust park. Watching your team go down 10-0 in an elimination game before they have even come to bat had to be excruciating. All teams suffer painful and humiliating defeats, but this was one for the record books. According to MLB, no team has ever suffered a worse first inning in post season play, and allowing 10 runs ties the current post season record for most in ANY one inning. Just very glad it wasn't the Brewers. So sorry Braves fans - take the day off from w*rk. Retired Braves fans should take solace over a dozen Krispy Kremes or something.
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Old 10-10-2019, 09:34 AM   #2
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I turned the game on in T3 and was casually watching. Then i glanced down at the score....yowzers. I tell you what that has to be a looong game for the announcers. I turned it off shortly after
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Old 10-10-2019, 09:35 AM   #3
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Even Twins fans felt sorry for the Braves yesterday.
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Old 10-10-2019, 10:03 AM   #4
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Terrible I tell you, terrible. I was getting the yard wrapped up and was mad that I was missing the game. Well, I turned it on at the top of the 4th and couldn't believe what I saw. A buddy of mine who attended 40+ games this year left after the 2nd inning. Very disappointing end to an otherwise great season.

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So sorry Braves fans - take the day off from w*rk.
Done. Oh wait....
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Old 10-10-2019, 10:45 AM   #5
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Yesterday was not a day to be a Braves fan, and especially not one in the stands at Sun Trust park. Watching your team go down 10-0 in an elimination game before they have even come to bat had to be excruciating. All teams suffer painful and humiliating defeats, but this was one for the record books. According to MLB, no team has ever suffered a worse first inning in post season play, and allowing 10 runs ties the current post season record for most in ANY one inning. Just very glad it wasn't the Brewers. So sorry Braves fans - take the day off from w*rk. Retired Braves fans should take solace over a dozen Krispy Kremes or something.
Thanks for the condolences. DW and I spent out first adult life in ATL as dire braves fans. Later moved to LA and reluctantly became Dodger fans. Recently moved back South and re adopted the Braves. I had planned for a great October of Baseball.....but that idea was washed away yesterday. Oh well I'll just drown my sorrows with SEC football (no the Falcons are already written off). Honestly, I felt horribly for those players having to give it all after they knew there was no way to come back after the 1st inning.
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Old 10-10-2019, 11:03 AM   #6
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And then the Dodgers told the Braves, "Hold my beer and watch this!" LOL.
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Old 10-10-2019, 11:15 AM   #7
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More heartbreak for the Falcons fans still hurting from the superbowl 28-3 blown lead.
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Old 10-10-2019, 11:44 AM   #8
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Even Twins fans felt sorry for the Braves yesterday.
Indeed we did! And I thought nobody could make it look as bad as my beloved Twins!
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Old 10-10-2019, 11:46 AM   #9
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Not a lot of sympathy for the Braves fans here .

Thankfully, we will not have listen to another "Tomahok Chop" chant again this season.

Go Cards

Looking forward to a Red October.
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Seen some stuff already in this post season. Grand Slams, 10 run innings lot's of 100 mph fast balls. Just hope the Astros don't blow it (again) tonight.
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Good riddance to the Braves and the infernal "chop".
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Seen some stuff already in this post season. Grand Slams, 10 run innings lot's of 100 mph fast balls. Just hope the Astros don't blow it (again) tonight.
Hey, now don't jinx the game by saying stuff like that!
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Hey, now don't jinx the game by saying stuff like that!


Should be a good game tonight. I think it will come down to how deep Cole can go into the game. If it comes down to the bullpens we have the advantage. Go Rays!!
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Good riddance to the Braves and the infernal "chop".
Oh yeah, will definitely not miss that. Anyone here willing to stand up and defend 'the chop'?
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Oh yeah, will definitely not miss that. Anyone here willing to stand up and defend 'the chop'?
I will.
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Just when I thought I was depressed I texted my Dodger buddy and gave him my condolences.
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I will.
You make a strong argument.
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Oh yeah, will definitely not miss that. Anyone here willing to stand up and defend 'the chop'?
Why? To create chaos in a peaceful thread? Take that crap to Facebook and Twitter.
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