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Stinky Stanky

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About Stinky Stanky

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    Winston-Salem (High A)

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    Lake County, IL

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  • Favorite Sox player
    Eloy Jimenez
  • Favorite Sox moment
    Luis steps on second, fires to first, the Sox win the pennant!
  • Favorite Former Sox Player
    Luis Aparicio
  1. Stinky Stanky

    2021-22 NBA Thread

    Vuc is having a subpar season, fer sure. And who wouldn't want an MVP center? Maybe our guy will get it together; long way to go yet. Coby? Even if he gets it together, who wants a player who has a good game every ten days?
  2. Stinky Stanky

    2021 NFL Season Thread

    NFL Electric Football, still available on Amazon. https://www.amazon.com/Tudor-Games-9072-Electric-Football/dp/B00JYD5AGI/ref=asc_df_B00JYD5AGI/?tag=hyprod-20&linkCode=df0&hvadid=167154834906&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=9870974370958319091&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9021455&hvtargid=pla-275709071188&th=1 I think it may go back to the 50/60's under a different name.
  3. Stinky Stanky

    2021-22 NBA Thread

    The ball was long gone before that foul. Should have counted the basket and the foul against Zo. If falling into a defender is a foul and it might be.
  4. Stinky Stanky

    2021 NFL Season Thread

    I'm only a casual football fan, but Nantz and Romo are the best TV booth team I've heard in a while. Esp. compared to the awful announcing I heard watching college football yesterday.
  5. I was thinking of the crash.
  6. The Clemente of his day.
  7. Stinky Stanky

    2021-22 NBA Thread

    Add Deandre Jordan to your list of shells. You missed seeing him lumber coast to coast on a break in the second half. Best laugh of the night.
  8. Stinky Stanky

    2021-22 NBA Thread

    Fun seeing a pretty good team crumble in LA. Plenty of defensive energy even on a back-to-back. And the threes were going in. They'll all get a good night's sleep. Me too.
  9. Stinky Stanky

    2021-22 NBA Thread

    I enjoyed Jason on the call last night. He's better at basketball than baseball, I think. Better than Adam too, sorry to say. The game reminded me of some grindy Bulls defensive teams of way, way back.
  10. Stinky Stanky

    Late Break

    I have a serious question here. What causes the late break on a pitch that analysts are always talking about? A pitch leaves the pitcher's hand with a certain spin rate and velocity which determine the size and direction of the break. If a pitch is to start breaking more during its flight, it can't be because the spin rate increases; if anything, the spin rate will decrease slightly during its flight. That would actually cause it to break less. Contrariwise, the velocity of a thrown ball will decrease slightly during its flight because of air resistance. That slower speed would cause it to break slightly more because of less inertia. So the two effects would seem to even out. What then, is the cause of the late break, or is the late break effect an illusion of some sort?
  11. Stinky Stanky

    2021-22 NBA Thread

    He has a long neck. Is that good for playing basketball?
  12. Stinky Stanky

    2021-22 NBA Thread

    You're all remembering him when he was on fire. When he isn't, well, he isn't doing much good on either end of the court. Second unit scorer or trade bait. Don'tcha like Ayo much, much better?
  13. Stinky Stanky

    Where could Kimbrel be traded, and for what?

    I can give you Tuesdays at midnight in my garage. No pay, work for tips. Warning: raccoons are aggressive around here at night. Nah, seriously, you're funny. Me too, but saying this now could be a ruse, as others have posted.
  14. Stinky Stanky

    Dallas a Gold Glove winner

    That is one great explanation, thanks. And may I add that velocity in the case of a pitcher who didn't have any to begin with means nothing.
  15. Stinky Stanky

    Dallas a Gold Glove winner

    Many of those balls were fielded in self-defense. Joking aside, he does induce a lot of ground balls.
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