3/10/2004 03:51:00 PM
"LOOPY FOR LOOPER"
Pete Abraham of the Westchester Journal News has a
story on Braden Looper and his initiation into the
There are certain ways a ballplayer can tell he
has been accepted on his new team.
Mets closer Braden Looper knew he was one the guys
when Grant Roberts grabbed his cell phone and used
the digital camera feature to take a photo of
Scott Strickland's backside.
Looper returned to find Roberts and Strickland
giggling and a nice photo of his wife and kids
Sophisticated comedy it wasn't. But Looper laughed
"It's been pretty easy for me and that says a lot
about the guys on this team," Looper said.
"Everybody has been great."
Yup that's why I'm a proud Mets fan.
Also check out the part of the story about the
World Championship ring the Fish will be doling
out. The rings cost about $20,000 a piece.
Remember that next time The Art Dealer and his
whinny little step kid moan and groan about having
no cash to sign players.