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ThinkCure Weekend against the Angels and the World Cup

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ThinkCure. The Think Blue sign has been replaced with Think Cure, a yearly tradition in preparating for the Think Cure radiothon and Telethon.   

There are some cool auction items there like a chance to shag fly balls during BP, meet Vin Scully, have an Italian dinner with Tommy, take a batting lesson with Don Mattingly. a baseball signed by Koufax, lots of players  signed jerseys and many more items. Peter Tilden of KABC said 100% of the proceeds go to the the ThinkCure foundation.

World Cup.  The world Cup started today!  Two tvs were installed in the cafeteria so we could watch the games, especially Mexico against SouthAfrica today.  The game ended up in a tied 1-1.    

Here are some co-workers after the first game. 

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Here are my Honduras and USA jerseys: 

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Thumbnail image for USA Soccer Jersey .jpgHere is the schedule.  USA plays tomorrow against England.  I will be at Angel Stadium attending a mandatory session so that I can volunteer for the All-Star Fan Fest around the time the game starts.    

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Honduras plays Chile on Wednesday at 4:30 AM!  I’ll be up watching the game before I head to work!  or I can go to the restaurant Rincon Chileno.  They will open at 4;30 and serve breakfast from Chile and Honduras.  

  

This weekend is also the Dodgers Angels series.  Billinsgley goes against Pineiro.   Originally this series was supposed to be at Angel Stadium but because of a concert, the Angels asked the Dodgers to switch series so we got the weekend series!   At the end the concert with U2 got cancelled.  

Saturday and Sunday, the Dodgers are sending rookies.   John Ely will face Scott Kazmir on Saturday and on Sunday Carlos Monasterios will face Jerred Weaver.       

Go Dodgers!

Go USA!

Go Honduras! 

 

Soon we’ll be together again my beloved OLOCR!

I was remembering the Sting’s song we’ll be together

This weekend I get to go to OLOCR! Our Lady of Chavez Ravine”. That is what some of us endearingly call Dodger Stadium, OLOCR! . I get to see her in her splendor all dressed up in her Sunday’s best! I can’t wait!

 

I am super excited to go see the WBC finals! That USA is in the final four is icing on the cake! Congratulations to all the teams that are going into the Final 4: Venezuela, Korea, Japan & USA!!!

Can’t wait to chant USA! USA! USA!

See you soon OLOCR!

What should I wear?  What shoud I wear?

 I wonder if flags are allowed for the WBC.   If you’d been to OLOCR, you know that banners & flags are not allowed.

 pic from analogartsensemble.net  I have pics like this but even if I change them to 500, is not working. 

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