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spf Scrapple Level: 134 Posts: 2679/5409 EXP: 28008820 For next: 578228 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 27 days Last activity: 4 hours
AIM: # 1 Posted on 1.4.04 1434.14 Reposted on: 1.4.11 1435.15 You can find last year's results here (The W) and watch as I predict the Marlins at 100-1 and then fail to act upon that knowledge. From that thread, the gist of this is: Phil Mickelson, pro golfer, is a big-time gambler. His usual strategy is to bet on utterly random teams to win in the NFL every year, in the hopes that they will pay off big. He won BIG money two years in a row with St. Louis and Baltimore, ergo the strategy has some merit. So, without further adieu, it's time to pick your World Series, WITHOUT picking one of the preseason "favourites." This year I'll take the Padres at 20:1 and for my totally out there one I'll go with Cleveland at 150:1. Promote this thread!
JoshMann Andouille Level: 88 Posts: 660/2159 EXP: 6558099 For next: 92591 Since: 17.11.03 From: Tallahassee, FL Since last post: 2573 days Last activity: 2570 days
Y!: # 2 Posted on 1.4.04 1520.10 Reposted on: 1.4.11 1521.44 Mild Dark Horse (e.g. any team not named the Yankees, Cubs or Red Sox): Anaheim at 7:1 Hot Dark Horse: Mets at 35:1 Three Mile Island Extra Spicy Picante Dark Horse: Cincinnati at 150:1
TheCow Landjager Level: 63 Posts: 758/948 EXP: 2054914 For next: 42249 Since: 3.1.02 From: Knoxville, TN Since last post: 2730 days Last activity: 2730 days
Y!: # 3 Posted on 1.4.04 1800.41 Reposted on: 1.4.11 1806.24 This year, let's go with the Mets at the aforementioned 35:1 and the (oh, why not) Devil Rays at 200:1!
redsoxnation Scrapple Level: 153 Posts: 3593/7534 EXP: 45091922 For next: 231585 Since: 24.7.02 Since last post: 760 days Last activity: 760 days # 4 Posted on 1.4.04 2040.40 Reposted on: 1.4.11 2041.41 I had someone drop a few for me in Vegas last week for Boston at 5:2, so I'll go with that. Last time I had someone do this for me, I had the New York Giants at 50:1 in the year they lost the Super Bowl to Baltimore. RSN was not a happy person that day.
Big Bad Scrapple Level: 148 Posts: 2933/6864 EXP: 40034377 For next: 344381 Since: 4.1.02 From: Dorchester, Ontario Since last post: 1 day Last activity: 3 hours # 5 Posted on 1.4.04 2146.19 Reposted on: 1.4.11 2146.29 I'll take Toronto and San Diego
drjayphd Scrapple Moderator Level: 116 Posts: 1966/3955 EXP: 17317142 For next: 7003 Since: 22.4.02 From: Long Island Since last post: 32 days Last activity: 2 hours # 6 Posted on 2.4.04 0209.14 Reposted on: 2.4.11 0209.33 Just because everyone else sez San Diego, I have to be different and ride the Baby 'Backs to the Series. Where they'll do the jay-oh-bee to the Royals. That Mickelson-esque enough?
The King of Keith Lap cheong Level: 78 Posts: 831/1573 EXP: 4254784 For next: 127461 Since: 4.11.02 From: Winchester, VA Since last post: 231 days Last activity: 230 days
AIM: # 7 Posted on 2.4.04 1524.33 Reposted on: 2.4.11 1524.38 Why not? I'll pick the Orioles and the Pirates. Where are you guys pulling these odds from, btw? (edited by VanillaSky on 2.4.04 1725)
Reverend J Shaft Liverwurst Level: 68 Posts: 107/1178 EXP: 2687593 For next: 41221 Since: 25.6.03 From: Home of The Big House Since last post: 10 days Last activity: 11 hours # 8 Posted on 2.4.04 1552.42 Reposted on: 2.4.11 1553.55 I'll take the Royals and the Cardinals in a 1985 Redux - "Where it all begins... AGAIN! MWAHAHAHAHAHAHA!
TheCow Landjager Level: 63 Posts: 760/948 EXP: 2054914 For next: 42249 Since: 3.1.02 From: Knoxville, TN Since last post: 2730 days Last activity: 2730 days
Y!: # 9 Posted on 2.4.04 1703.12 Reposted on: 2.4.11 1704.12 Oh, I just made mine up. No idea for everyone else.
Quezzy Knackwurst Level: 108 Posts: 1488/3291 EXP: 13287334 For next: 233209 Since: 6.1.02 From: Pittsburgh, PA Since last post: 7 days Last activity: 6 days # 10 Posted on 3.4.04 1933.59 Reposted on: 3.4.11 1936.53 I will take the Colorado Rockies and the Texas Rangers.
spf Scrapple Level: 134 Posts: 2682/5409 EXP: 28008820 For next: 578228 Since: 2.1.02 From: The Las Vegas of Canada Since last post: 27 days Last activity: 4 hours
AIM: # 11 Posted on 5.4.04 1035.55 Reposted on: 5.4.11 1036.30 Originally posted by VanillaSky Why not? I'll pick the Orioles and the Pirates. Where are you guys pulling these odds from, btw? (edited by VanillaSky on 2.4.04 1725) I pulled these odds off of vegas.com (vegas.com)
Sec19Row53 Lap cheong Level: 79 Posts: 417/1608 EXP: 4540104 For next: 39383 Since: 2.1.02 From: Oconomowoc, WI Since last post: 15 hours Last activity: 4 hours
Y!: # 12 Posted on 5.4.04 1139.13 Reposted on: 5.4.11 1142.27 I'll go Orioles and Cardinals. Two teams not even mentioned because of two bigger teams ahead of them, but both have some good finances.
Firecracker Salami Level: 32 Posts: 177/204 EXP: 201493 For next: 4951 Since: 26.6.02 From: Miami, FL Since last post: 3862 days Last activity: 3697 days
AIM: # 13 Posted on 8.4.04 1304.34 Reposted on: 8.4.11 1304.50 I got the Marlins repeating over the Twins.
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