View Full Version : Tell me I'm seeing things

09-10-2005, 07:30 PM

Check out the article on whitesox.com. See if you notice what's wrong.

09-10-2005, 07:35 PM

Gotta do a screen cap. How long before they pull it?

09-10-2005, 07:40 PM
Hmmm, that's fishy, I bet it was done on purpose as a joke. I say fishy because I don't think they usually have 'press releases' for game recaps. I was thinking there was something tricky with the address like with those fake CNN stories, so everything checks out, or so I think :?:

How'd you get to it? I don't see links from the main site

EDIT: Oh I see, the end of the address, put in whatever team initials you want and it'll come up as their press release


09-10-2005, 07:44 PM
Got it from Whitesox.com under updates, Its titled "Garland exits early in Sox loss".

09-10-2005, 07:47 PM
Oh yeah, you're right. I still think it was done on purpose though, damn Flub fans :angry:

09-10-2005, 09:12 PM
It had to have been the flub fans. They have nothing better to do with the rest of the season.

09-10-2005, 09:13 PM
And the link is fixed now.

09-10-2005, 10:02 PM
MLB keeps track of each team's "hit o meter" (number of people that access a team's individual site). With the success of the White Sox and the huge number of fans flocking to the Sox site (especially after the All Star voting), the cubs hijacked the MLB site because they want more hits on their site than the White Sox for the season victory (cyber victories are not simulated victories).... according to the trib

09-10-2005, 10:38 PM
I think it's funny when there's typos in official things. Under the picture of Willie Harris it says: Willie Harris goes down swinging in the eighth inning of Satursday's game. Kinda dumb, but yeah.