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Old 04-10-2013, 04:23 PM
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Originally Posted by Brian26 View Post
They've been wearing the same pants for 22+ years. Accounting for the time lost at the end of '94 and beginning of '95 for the strike, along with the Boston series at the end of '90, they've played around 1700 games in those.

I mean, perhaps you are "amazed" that someone noticed, but I don't think we're talking about some supernatural abilities here like counting the number of hairs sticking out of Hawk's beak.
Okay, but if you had asked me before this thread to describe the stripe on the legs of the road uniform pants, chances are pretty good I wouldn't have been able to. Generally describe the road uniform? Sure. But that level of detail? Probably not.

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