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Monthly Archive: February 2012

Thursday

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February 2012

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GirlieView (02/23/2012)

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GirlieView is a VFTB recap column on alternate Thursdays. We give our readers props for having timely and funny quotes from the past two weeks of VFTB commentary. Join us for a few good laughs!

Thursday

23

February 2012

68

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The Tortoise or the LaHair (and other Wednesday happenings)

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We’re still 11 days away from games being played (albeit games that don’t mean anything), but we’re talking baseball today as we have news of Bryan LaHair’s new spring training regimine, the Cubs’ “February Madness” bracket and Albert Pujols’ first unhappy moment in La-La-Land. Also, for a few who may care, we have NBA Dunk Contest news.

Wednesday

22

February 2012

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Chet's Corner: Five Burning Questions (Spring Training Edition)

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With the off-season officially in the past and the spring training drills firing up, I decided we needed another Five Burning Questions.  Today’s questions deal with compensation, that kid from Notre Dame and a lot of over unders.  1) In general, if you had to describe your level of satisfaction with the Epstein/Hoyer regime to this point would you say you are: A.  Extremely pleased B.   Satisfied C.   Very Medium D.  Disappointed *I am going with satisfied.  I could almost go with extremely satisfied but feel it is a bit early.  I do love the fact that we have a […]

Wednesday

22

February 2012

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Tuesday

21

February 2012

69

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