View Full Version : How Many Candles On Contreras' Cake?
12-17-2005, 07:43 AM
It appeared again in today's Trib. Everytime Contreras is mentioned, it is noted that he is "reportedly" or "officially" listed as 34 years-of-age. What do you think his "real" age is?
Note: While this is mostly meant to be an entertaining sort of poll, it does have repercussions concerning length of contract offered.
12-17-2005, 09:43 AM
I think he's closer to 40, but who knows? He looks really old sometimes, but he has been through some tough stuff in his life, things that probably aged him a lot.
I was thinking about the extension the Sox want to give to Jose and all I could think of was how old he really is.
12-17-2005, 01:59 PM
12-17-2005, 02:24 PM
Crawdad beat me to it. I was going to say "Two. A '5' and a '0.'"
12-17-2005, 03:00 PM
Who cares, as long as he can pitch.:cool:
12-17-2005, 03:32 PM
I can't tell for sure, but Minnie Minoso says he and El Duque were the toughest pitchers he faced while he was growing up in Cuba!
12-17-2005, 03:34 PM
switch it around and make it say 05, as in the year he broke through and helped lead the sox to a title.
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