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Grimis Scrapple Level: 125 Posts: 1357/4700 EXP: 22249790 For next: 204437 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 1550 days Last activity: 5 days # 1 Posted on 28.4.03 0623.14 Reposted on: 28.4.10 0623.47 From the Baltimore Sun... Sidney Ponson didn't take the same flight as the other Orioles. He left last night for his native Aruba, where he'll be knighted tomorrow by the queen of the Netherlands. Aruba is a dependency of the Netherlands. Ponson and former Orioles teammates Calvin Maduro and Eugene Kingsale - three of four Aruban players to reach the majors - will meet Queen Beatrix and receive the Ridder Van Oranje award in the capital city of Oranjestad. Promote this thread!
Gugs Bierwurst Level: 84 Posts: 321/1857 EXP: 5527190 For next: 134786 Since: 9.7.02 From: Sleep (That's where I'm a viking) Since last post: 799 days Last activity: 160 days
Y!: # 2 Posted on 2.5.03 2130.18 Reposted on: 2.5.10 2133.38 Well, good for Aruba. And good for the Orioles to be rid of Ponson for a day or two.
Grimis Scrapple Level: 125 Posts: 1397/4700 EXP: 22249790 For next: 204437 Since: 11.7.02 From: MD Since last post: 1550 days Last activity: 5 days # 3 Posted on 5.5.03 0601.10 Reposted on: 5.5.10 0602.42 Originally posted by gugs Well, good for Aruba. And good for the Orioles to be rid of Ponson for a day or two. He's actually pitching well for once...
Big Bad Scrapple Level: 148 Posts: 1196/6864 EXP: 40036416 For next: 342342 Since: 4.1.02 From: Dorchester, Ontario Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 15 hours # 4 Posted on 5.5.03 1106.31 Reposted on: 5.5.10 1115.46 This sounds like something that a player would demand in a contract negotiation. Sir A-Rod? Sidney Ponson's only claim to fame will be his mention in Bill Simmons' "Reggie Cleveland hall of fame" for players whose names sound like they belong to one race, but really belong to another.
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