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01-06-2009, 02:01 PM
Gros Bill
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Originally Posted by mcphee View Post
I'll have you know that I was ejected form that stadium more than you were there. I was at the Als home opener there, vaguely remember Dickie Harris doing something. I was kind of insulted that you didn't say hello. I was there for the Expo playoffs, I remember the Friday noght game against the Dodgers, going into the Aird Tavern afterwards and you could still hear the chant of Steve Steve Steve. Easily the most exuberant I've ever seen a Mtl sports crowd, easily.
To be honest, I don't remember much about those home openers, except that a good friend of my mine spilled a tray of 6 beers (entirely), rushing back to our seats just before game started. If memory serves me right, we were well over 90 000 fans at that game. I don't remember Dickie Harris doing anything special, but I do remember Dickie Harris. But that Expos Friday night game, I agree, was something else. None of that usual "when is it going to be finished?" stuff from my g/f.

Maybe we were 95 000 for the Als opener...

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