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While Jason Spires is trying to be a good fan, here's a story about a greedy one. Oakland A's outfielder, Matt Carson, a 28-year-old who signed as a minor-league free agent after last year, hit his first Major League home run Monday. The fan who caught the ball wants $10,000 for it.
On Wednesday, a Van Buren, N.Y., school teacher and Red Sox fan made a fourth-grader turn his New York Yankees CC Sabathia T-shirt inside out. (Thanks to Marty, of Syracuse, N.Y., for the link.)
Via BoDog.com: How long will Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian's marriage last?
Over 25 months +120
Under 25 months -160
* Marriage must take place by Sunday September 27th for wagers to have action. If they are still married on November 1st 2011, Over 25 months will be graded as the winner.
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Reader Jason Shaw, of Raleigh N.C., e-mailed to say, "Not sure if you've mentioned it yet, but with all the Lane Kiffin news lately and me being a huge Seth Rogen fan, I can't help but notice the resemblance between them. Do you agree? If so, post a side by side." At first, I thought this was crazy, but if you can picture Rogen without the glasses and beard, I say there is a definitely a strong resemblance.
The hate mail rolled in yesterday after I mentioned that I liked Oregon's wacky uniforms. ("It looks like they grabbed some sweatpants from Slider in Top Gun and threw them on for the game, said Nate, of Chino Hills, Calif.) I stand by my bad taste. And I thank Brandon, of Portland, who sent in this link, where you can construct what combination the Ducks wear. In other breaking uniform news, check out what the Jacksonville Jaguars have planned for Sunday.
Jeff Steinman, of Kitchener, Ontario, says we need to check out the name of this Brandon Wheat Kings (WHL) player.