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Old 06-13-2019, 12:58 AM
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Originally Posted by LITTLE NELL View Post
I have a problem with it because they are commemorating a dark and disgraceful night in White Sox history, we had to ****ing forfeit the second game of the double header because of one of the dumbest promotions in MLB history.
I'm with you. It should just be ignored and forgotten. It's bad enough that non-fans bring it up to embarrass us, why would the organization act like it's something to celebrate?

Originally Posted by DumpJerry View Post
The Indians had Nickle Beer Night which was also a "disaster." Why don't we go after them for it? Every team has, at one time or another, tried an innovate promotion that did not work out as planned.
I'd be stunned if the Indians decided to commemorate that night.

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