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Old 03-04-2014, 09:38 AM
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A number that will live in infamy -- in Boston. Worn by Jacoby Ellsbury for 6 years.

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Old 03-04-2014, 10:08 AM
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Old 03-04-2014, 10:28 AM
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#11 got sniped, so...this is what you get.
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Old 03-04-2014, 11:55 AM
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Old 03-04-2014, 01:24 PM
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Oops. (cut & paste works, though.)

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Old 03-04-2014, 07:14 PM
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Old 03-04-2014, 08:31 PM
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Please use GO ADVANCED to make sure your link is good once you've posted it. Several so far are already dead links.

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Please use GO ADVANCED to make sure your link is good once you've posted it. Several so far are already dead links.
For future reference, pressing Ctrl-X / Ctrl-V in the URL bar is the workaround for those silly websites that don't allow hotlinking images.

Anyway...pursuant to the above, I like this one better, but you can always view this one as a backup.
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Old 03-05-2014, 09:23 AM
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About 600 U.S. high school students do this each year.
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Old 03-05-2014, 09:56 AM
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Again, another choice to make (or choose this backup page).
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... who would do this to that poor gun ? (also I'm p. sure that's an M4 underneath all the bullshit)

Anyway.

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