TARP'ing

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Beane Disciple
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TARP'ing

Postby Beane Disciple » Mon May 11, 2009 7:13 pm

TARP'ing: the act of a player "bailing you out" and single-handedly keeping you competitive despite a series of poor decisions and bad luck that would otherwise have doomed you.

In a sentence: "Dude I hung my hopes on B.J. Upton, Alexei Ramirez, and Jimmy Rollins. I should totally be buried 6 feet deep in the standings but Pujols is TARP'ing me and I'm hanging out in 4th place"
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Rudy Gamble
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Re: TARP'ing

Postby Rudy Gamble » Mon May 11, 2009 9:14 pm

I like the thought....it's got potential.....just not sure i love saying 'TARP' or TARP'ed...or TARP'ing....could also get confused with the tarp for the rain delay....

grey...any thoughts?

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Re: TARP'ing

Postby Grey » Mon May 11, 2009 9:15 pm

Sounds like it would be a saber stat... Not crazy about it.
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