17 Burst results for "Ruppert"
"ruppert" Discussed on Changing the Game
"Oh, all right. Rupe true. Confessions are over tell our listeners how they find you and how they get in touch with you. If they if the publisher if it's somebody who just wants to say, hi, is there a place? They can go to to Kate with you. They can go. They can communicate on Twitter. They can communicate with to me on linked in those are two sources that I to social media's that I do Twitter and I do link danso anybody wants to get in contact with me and have a conversation asking a question that's where they can go last question. Rupe? Anyone you see changing the game today and whatever field sports or, or any endeavor doesn't have to be football baseball, or even sports who is making a difference in the world that has earned your respect? Lebron James is number one and the Brown James played basketball for fourteen fifteen years. You never heard any controversy about him. He sent people to school in Afghanistan center with thousand people to college, and that's s phenomenal thing in it self. He's a good family man. I love my trout might try to on baseball player. I would probably pay the play baseball. He plays the game hard he runs hard. He plays. He plays the game like it's supposed to be played. You mentioned baseball. I'm coming to San Diego and a couple of weeks can I interest, you in Betty and coming out to Petco park with me to catch the Padres? Yes, sir. I'd be there. There's one of the Garfield and that's Tom Brady Tom Brady. His forty one forty two four three years old. He's still winning Super Bowls in a close game. I would tell people I take Tom Brady over anybody. And he's is a winner. We all like winners. America was born on greatness, we went Bono. Mediocrity. We have bone on greatness, and if you don't like to watch great people perform what they do matter. What it is a musician actor. So we are. And when we take that away we become mediocre. That's why president says, make America great again. We got we got great individuals. Mohammed Ali, you know send door. We got people or Kareem Abdul-Jabbar should say, we get great athletes. Great people rate musicians. Great businessman. This country was bone on greatness mitt. You know, everybody's accept mediocrity now. And it's not his greatness. We've been talking to a man today who knows something about greatness, he never accepted mediocrity. He was dealt a bad hand injury after injury after injury. But Rupert Jones fought through them all friends, whether you know, him or not as a player, this is one great man. And most of all, he's been a great friend of mine for many years, Roper Jones. Thank you so much for joining us, my friend from your home in San Diego. It has been -joyed. Thank you very much feel..
"ruppert" Discussed on Changing the Game
"I, I wrote a book, feel, I wrote a book about my life and my career in split a lot of things that happened to me that we talked about, you know, how I had to keep getting up met in order to live another day. So I wrote this book and I'm real proud of it. I'm looking to get get somebody, I've been working to get somebody help me. Write it edited and get it published. And that's my next. That's my next project to find someone to help me write it. Get it published. Have it out for people by? So what did you write the book for you? Rupe? Or did you write it for fans? You know, when I start writing the book, I was just I was writing. I want to give another side of the story, you know, I've always thought that no matter how you slice it feel there's two sides. Slice, you want to, but it's still too sides. So I want to get another side which was mine. And I haven't talked I haven't said anything and over thirty years. So of course I went to a lot of bad times. But I start writing a book and I say, I might help somebody after Lou while I realise hip myself because I was getting real things that was inside of me that needs to come out, and it made me feel real good. And I know that when people read this book is gonna make them feel good to it's gonna make them think. I get tipped the scale little bit. Give us give us a appoint or to that a what some of the things that you wrote that helped you what, what, what did you need to put down on paper? I forgot how good a ballplayer was because I had up and down to injuries. And I really forgot how good I was and I was in. I was in Texas at the airport. This is two thousand twelve and I had been telling my wife about Nolan Ryan's known around was greatest competitor and wanted to tough his pitches. I've been faced in my life. And I said, you know, it was it was it was it was a different experience base in him. So we have to report in Austin in known Iran's airport, because I said, baby baby, they go, they're going on Iran. So I go to Nolan known around repercussions and he looked at me. Like you know who I was. So I got my wife did. I'm kinda embarrassed. You put Betty on them. Oh man. So we went to security, and he came up to me. You'll hit a home. Run off me, Mike. Thirty years ago. He said, I'm still mad about it. Oh my goodness. It's still remember thirty years ago. I said, Jimmy Christmas, I said, don't worry about Nolan said, oh, the first hit, I have you in two years. In another story. Herro bane, the great hero, Baynes, Baynes, Chicago, White Sox, or saw the man's got me to ballpoint one day throw the first pitch out. So I'm down the field talking to Chris Chambliss, who was the hitting coach de particular time. So Chris, and I was talking in Harold Baines came up to us. He's a hey, Chris, he hit a ball out of Comiskey in. Chris looked at me. And what is a he hit a ball out of Comiskey? That's when echo. Big ball, talk in the world. Oh my goodness. And I hit the ball, we have the story was I faced Tom Seaver, the first time I face Tom Seaver hit a double off the left, centerfield, wall, and basically, loaded..
"ruppert" Discussed on Changing the Game
"You gave me up tune to play and I really appreciate it. So I went home and I was home for two weeks mil mil. April. And my agent calls me up and says the Detroit Tigers won't you? I said, what I said many fifteen, and they don't need me. He said the Detroit Tigers once you. So it wants you triple and today's. So I had to pack up again and go AAA. Well, I took you know they didn't put me right away. I took a week to get conditioning again, and then put me in the lineup I had a contract and says, if I'm not in the big league by June. I, I could ask for my release. Played in Evansville. And I was again, playing real. Well, I wanna top players league RBI's. I was hitting pretty good hitting three hundred and the Tigers came to me a day or two before, June first and they said, we know that you got a June first deadline to be in the big leagues. He they said, high of it where you stay a couple of extra will you give us a couple of days extra? So we can get a roster move for you and my agency. Well, lot of people won't you right now as a year, but they didn't give me a chance. I said Detroit gave me a chance. I said, I wait. So I waited and then they got the big leagues June fifth. Of that year. And I had I had I had to fortunately with some warriors, some great ballplayers. I mean great ballplayers probably the best ball players on one team at at at that particular time in their careers. Lou Whitaker, Allen tramway Kirk Gibson, Chet lemon lands. Peres Jack Morris, Willie Hernandez was an MVP Cy Young winner. That year Dan Petri. I mean I play with some warriors. We had about six guys hit double figures. Home runs on T an extra man's would just extra man was fantastic. And sparking knew how to manage. Sparky ever know how to manage captain hook. I remember they called him in Cincinnati. What was it like playing for sparky Rubai? I always regarded sparky as one of the finest men forget baseball, just one of the finest men I had ever met. He is wanting to find his men that you'll ever meet. Okay. He was a man who was he had his ways. Now he'll tell you the minute boys, my way or the highway. Yep. But, you know, he was it was it was a great man. Sparky didn't manage the game on hunches, sparky marriage the game the same way all the time you can always think when when when he's gonna use you. So if you extra man, you knew certain situation, you, you need to be ready because spark is gonna put you in the game. You know, it we're going to be like the last minute on man. You gotta you gotta go in you knew before that you might have to go in. So you always ready, mentally, and physically..
"ruppert" Discussed on Changing the Game
"We do we do running. And then we have bagging practice after baton practically go back in the clubhouse come back out and play. It wasn't a long elaborate thing. So that went on for tween nineteen seventy six to nineteen eighty eight in the minors through your, your major league. You're finished up by recall over in Japan with the Hanshin Tigers. What was it like for you when you stepped away from the game? How difficult was it not so much physically? But mentally for you to say goodbye to a gain that you grew up loving. When I left the game I was ready to go. I you know, I have so many issues that the issues that I had kept me from playing baseball on a high level. I was lucky to play as many years as I did my hair engine took a big toll on me start wearing, you know, if you heard anything, as you live with it longer. It's gets worse and worse and my head injury in really start bothering me. And I didn't really know until years later that basically. That's what happened to me. There were times when I know my focus and concentration just wasn't there in everything sometime being a blur. Can find out my vision perception is not good, fine motor skills was leaving me. You know, the look people take for granted. I was losing that talent. And then my head my head hurt all the time. It hurt all the time. Well in nineteen seventy seven you made the all star team you repeated you came back as a member of the Padres in nineteen eighty two is an all star Rupert. You'll win a World Series championship for sparky Anderson and the Detroit Tigers in nineteen Eighty-four against the Padres, I've almost forgiven you for that. But what was that like playing at that level? When you when you saw the game from a different perspective, you were healthy and you're playing the game you love that had to be such a good feeling. You know that year eighty four was was was unique year from me. I went I went free agent. And nobody picked me up. Nobody gave me a tune to play. And I had I had I had hurt myself tremendously in the game of baseball. So Pittsburgh called me up today before spring training. And they asked me they, they asked me to come come to campus. A non roster player, I live in California. So I had to lead the next day, flew all day and got in got into Brayden some net night, and then the next day getting about midnight and next day I on the field at nine o'clock. So I was on the field. I was extra man. So consequently or I was I was non rested player so we play games at nine o'clock in the morning. I feel at nine o'clock in the morning with the great really starting and we played gain. And then I would go over to the complex in play in a game around seven six seventh inning six seven eight ten. And having fun I was playing a lot of balls spring training. But I was having fun. And matter of fact, I was hitting about three I was in. I was in pretty good spring training. And Chuck Tanna Kate Katie me one day. And he said, you, you plan will you doing a lot of things. He said what you got hitting out. I won't see hit some home runs is because I wanna see the power. So the next day we go over the Clearwater, and I had a home run. And two days later. Go to a Landau and I hit a home run again. And then two days later, we Brayden played nine o'clock game. I came over. They put me in the game in the eighth inning. And we were down by a run. I hit a home run tattoo gain. So I had three home runs in, like four or five days. And when I came around thirty base, and I was coming to touch on plate. Chuck town looked at their store smelling three days later, he came to me and said, this is the hardest thing. I'll be doing baseball. He said about we can't sign you. We got we let you go. I said, thank you, Chuck..
"ruppert" Discussed on Changing the Game
"He was not the easiest guy to talk to. Well, I gotta go back again. Feel. My year in New York. Play I was playing and I was eating the top player on the team or the second top or the second player, what would run production runs scored or RBI's is at the time, and then I had an emergency operation on my abdomen because I had what they call adhesion. I had a blockage in, in some of my ball had got caught me. My intestine had got caught up in the in into the incision in my pin Knicks. So I get ration- feel and then at the end of the towards the end of the season when I came back I ran into the wall and suffered a serious, serious head injury and broke my shoulder. So that was that was like another year. There was just devastating. And then eighty one when I came to the Padres we had to strike year. In eighty two km spring training, of course, with dick Williams came. And I had to fight for job in center field. Dick was probably the best manager plateful I you know, I don't want to cut the other two short. But dick was the best manager. I played for dick taught me how to play I, I knew how to pre into star play with dig wins. Y tell you what the Rupe. You could flat out fly across an outfield from that center field position thing. I remember about you, and I, I saw you with San Diego face-to-face man. I'll tell you. I never saw the kind of speed. I mean, in person that I saw you had possessed a quality that was a rarity even back then. I mean Rupe? You gotta admit when it came to defense you were about as good as it got in center field. I really worked hard in the minor leagues on my outfield play I in we could fly balls every day. But I would have a gentleman named Billy script she hit me, fun goes from from second base area. He would hit me land dries, and he would have me moving before the ball was hit. He taught me how to move before the ball is hit. So every time the ball was hit. I was always moving because I knew how to get a jump on the ball. So I read the bet real good that enabled me to get to balls, a lot easier than a lotta, I'll Phyllis. I watch these guys today and everybody won't die for they won't die for fly balls. I'm trying to figure out why they won't die for plot balls. All they gotta do is take another step. You know, Roop our podcast deals with, you know, fitness health staying in shape being as good as you can be for as long as you will be on this planet. You, you seem to have one situation after another, when it came to stay healthy. Did you think about that consciously my friend when you were rampant through your major league career how gonna stay healthy? Why can't I stay healthy? What were your thoughts as a player during those travails? No feel sometime. I thought I was naked bidding. I broke my ankle broke my foot in San Diego and eighty two. Okay. My career ended because I told my shoulder up and I had rotator in labor damage so yeah, I had some unfortunate situation happens. But that's a part of life. You know, you start Crandall was spilled milk. Then, you know you're not going to continue to progress. I will be the man, I am today if I had gone through all those different experiences, you know, payers eight try to they try to insulate their kids from difficult situations. You can't not do that. Then, you know they don't they gonna learn, they got to go out there and got a fall down a couple of times. So you when you look back on your career do you look back on your career today? Rupe? Saying to yourself, man, I could have been so much more had. I've been able to stay healthy or, or my friend. Do you look back and say, thank the good Lord for blessing me with the career I had where are you on that? Continuum. I look back for a long time. I kind of regret it how career win..
"ruppert" Discussed on Changing the Game
"Not only faced hall of famers earlier in your career, you also played for three hall of fame managers, what was it like playing for guys like Mckee and tell me tell me a good, Jack mckeon story, because I always loved trader Jack. Well, I was I was an outcome out Aibo. I was I was pretty good teams play what we want. So Jack and by me, spring training because they were by the new a couple other guys and Jackson. Well, we got we got him back reproduce to. So inviting me The to. two big Nick camp. First trip I was late for the bus. Okay, we would go out of town. I was late for the bus. So when I got on a bus jet gave me a look. We went we went back to two hour bus rat. I didn't play. So the next day we got back for practice. And Jack made me run. He made me run for hour and a half in Alfie back and forth. I didn't stop because I knew I was room. So I kept running for hour and a half, they found he told me stop, did you older Maly, develop a warm relationship with jacker? Is it was kind of a distant relationship? Well, I respect Jack tremendously Jack was a good baseball man. And he he knew the game. He in a good player who had a man just player. So. I thought he was held a managed. Let's go from the Kansas City Royals in nineteen seventy seven to the Seattle Mariners where you're played for former Red Sox manager Darrell Johnson. What was it like playing for Darryl d'or was a laid back individual? He wasn't too. I eating get to excite at one way L away. He was a pretty good patient manager for a team like ourselves because we had a team full of guys who were counted like cast off from other organizations are put put up put up for grabs more or less for the expansion teams. So a lot of guys has had a lot to prove and Darryl had a good temperament for for the team we had. Let's interesting because four years after you signed your contract. With the Kansas City Royals coming out at nineteen. Seventy six you find yourself playing for your third major league team. I the royals than the Mariners and then the New York Yankees in nineteen eighty what were your thoughts when you were being traded and moving around? We think in what the heck is wrong with me. Why can't I stick with one team or Roope? Were you happy to move over to the Yankees at that point in your young career? I come up a phenomenal year in nineteen seventy nine and I played real good. That's the best year. I had two major leagues in the Yankees wanted me. So they traded a few guys to get me it was it was a shame that. You know my career went into direction he did the first year when I played I was playing pretty good. I had chanced outset chance to win rookie year in August, first of that year I told my knee but I continue to play. And at the end of the season, I got I had to get NIA peration so in, in the back in that day that, oh, surgery. And for months, I still any store run into two two months later. And so consequently when I went to spring training was not ready. Well, when the season started, I was not ready, but I played. And then in may, I start filling healthy start playing well in bloom. In my pennies blew out, we was in Boston in my penance blew out and I had to emergency. How are merging shot operation in Boston, and it's funny because I had just read the book coma, no? Oh my. You know I'm on, I'm on the operating table. Anybody give me anesthetics? I say, I said, I looked at the gas, I am gonna wake up on what you mean. I just read the book coma lot, waking up. Well friends, those of you listening. If you have never read the book comb, it was written by a medical doctor, Robin Cook. And I'll tell you what, that, that book scared the BG vers. Well, so you go from the Yankees in nineteen eighty a year.
"ruppert" Discussed on Classic Races
"My year i i've been involved in more accidents like that that are that are caused from not caused from over aggression just caused by being in a row in place you know and that's the thing that is a storm that i guess i'll have to weather you know i'm not liking it worked barking these out of it this afternoon to the czech republic and further up it road on standing with johnny rutherford in the pits at the bob clarke slender ucar and johnstone explain what happened to the crew and tell tell us as well john you're a first off your okay yeah i find this to disappointed were out of the race because look like it you started off a little slow to david look like you're coming up through pretty well airway had some problems with slender you car but it started responding to changes and we had a flat wants out there and i really went backwards with a thing trying to just keep it straight until the next scheduled pitstop we finally got in and found a tire that have been punctured so it was it was better after that and this time we took on four tires and it felt like it was going to be good but we never got a chance to really find out but i don't think bob intended for you to put this car on a crash diet today an awful and that's a nets not an indication of slender you either at set yes unfortunate i've i've the oriole bad about it but i had everything under control and i don't know whether when i turn to try to maneuver going in where the brakes on the cardis got sideways or whether there was some oil from cars know getting sideways there whatever but it just left man uh uh field bad rather race but it's a everything's okay but here you're okay and hope see back with a soon i'll be back you can count on it thank you make the johnny ruppert the drivers that are out rick wilson michael waltrip bill smith mark martin a johnny ruth further cars that are definitely out for quickly set the field for you at one hundred sixty nine laps it will be a very linked the caution here as their continuing cleanup efforts down and turn of a one and working on the track down there.
"ruppert" Discussed on Bloomberg Radio New York
"The legitimacy of the futures marketic cetera even some major firms running around trying to figure out what to do with a beast do you see an economic foundation not as a currency but even as an asset class to bitcoin but why we already legitimised that i've been after class even janet yellen has called it all get him after we've always wanted an alternative to fee are currently you know for some of with goal for others has the art an anybody that living in a country that has capital controls like china uh or some other parts of the planet it's going to be a practice boots to something like this sequence hoop easily easily portable uh so a bitcoin or anything is really it's really dependent on the ecosystem that of course it on the uh facebook my faith probably a good analogy facebook uh developing ecosystem and people use that therefore it had value where it's my space literally disappear because nobody used it uh so right now that's what we go with this comoran pipe discovery right now let me ask you simpson related to the futures contract you brought up the futures contract and we've got a post december rao that amounts to about fifty percent fifty percent on the spot price i understand on the futures contract the margin is something in the vicinity of forty off percent what does it mean when you only put fortysomething percent down and the spot price crashes 50 percent in literally a matter of weeks did they need to put the margin up on some of these future contracts to really account for the same volatility in the spot price our big what we do i think i put a great quite ruppert confusing contracts the margin the only five percent uh birther bitcoin they came in at forty maybe they're going to have to go to walk off a higher number he says there are actually a fairly decent waiter trade uh bitcoin because nobody ever really defaulted on a few think contract yet people have had had bitcoin exchanges uh hacked into raise.
"ruppert" Discussed on Slate's Hang Up and Listen
"Through the novels of bernard mallard nick warren beatty james elroy carl highest in and others but by far the best literary schiphol reference is a sports literature schiphol reference and it is courtesy of philip roth in his 1973 novel the great american novel the book is best red when you are young and feeling spunky about writing which is when i read it because it is a stream of consciousness over the top it's absurd the new york times grumpy review back when the book came out said that quote roff's determination to get in every joke he can think of about our past and present follies patriotic paranoia racism sexual infanta wisdom the vulgarity of the media finally as exhausting and selfdefeating lemme counter that by saying it's one of my favorite books or at least was one of my favorite books when i read it let me to and i was probably 22 when i read it but the great american novel is about baseball broth got baseball and the american mythology around it and all sports he got a dead right the book tells the story of the robert montes of the big league patriot league who have to play the entire 1943 season on the road because they've least their home field in import ruppert new jersey to the us department of war the league is filled with replacement players just like bigleague baseball was and the mondays are more notorious and more terrible than the rest of the teams they finish thirty four at one hundred twenty and spoiler alert the history of the league is expunged after it goes communist the players have names like hot head pettah nicknamed to more applejack terminus gilg amash and john paul frenchie a star today get it jeanpaul sartre tre a start today yeah and because we need to get to the shit whole part big john ball ball is the grandson of base ball and li son of spit ball who was banned from baseball after baseball banned his spit ball when one day his drive ball.
"ruppert" Discussed on V103
"Froyo gene gene the the <music> the uh all right the maybe you feel like you've done in a relationship or a marriage that broke it maybe you're not getting enough attention maybe you just nodded love anymore let's talk about the five most important things to consider if you're tempted to cheat about that five most five most important things to consider if you're tempted to jailed on good ruppert yeah i have a list your unit i've a list you can comment on delays on aren't tell me <laughter> subject again i'll climb most were important things to consider if you're attempted to cheat okay want to hear my less you guys wrong list okay yeah i know you do nephews you nailed yeah i number one no good can come of it so remember that if you're tempted to cheat number two somebody's going to get hurt someone's gonna get hurt number three the guilt will stress you out immediately the guilt number four the flame is not gonna last issue is just a fling it's not gonna last and number five come on now there's a better solution you don't have to do this should are goldberg groundless for her money
"ruppert" Discussed on The Sports Hub 98.5
"Motor city onto the penguins rahseed been looking for that sentiment have and they add since i lost nick benito and free agency they've been look for somebody to come and replace them i don't know if he's the replacement or not but that's the direction they're going right now jimmy ruppert sent a terrific job they're the san jose sharks day out they're going to be in brooklyn a meet the islanders peter divorce team has got some great goaltending lately what's up by separate what basic seen by john jones it was great that's a we need you know i i think you look around the league in anybody that's winning games is is getting good goaltending so now we expect that out of them you know he was again our best player in the night yeah that's head coach beat the bore talking about martin jones on the shut out last night and san jose now starting a fivegame road trip one of those stops will be here in boston next week the islanders their team they're coming in they they plenty hits the rangers the other day was on thursday they had a twogoal lead the rangers tied that game but they came back to win in a shootout so big win for the islanders there on home ice they are one for twa three so far this season on the power play they need to get that straight now quickly the king's are in ohio to me to columbus blue jackets both of these teams with five wins your early in the season king starting a six game road trip one of those stops will be here in at the td garden for columbus they outshot tampa bay never last game thirty three two eight in the second and third periods and lost that game two to nothing they weren't overly happy about the way they started it but the came on strong just couldn't couldn't put the park in against tampa they're only one for nineteen on the power play so far this season they scored on the very first attempt first game they had not scored since it's gone south since then the wash in capitals are back at home they.
"ruppert" Discussed on Xtra Sports Radio 1300 AM
"Rupaul for now how do you care god i didn't i don't even so uh uh you know good but we do for uh this is the thing we do that then we do with uh let's locker it we only care uh really care or were of a world cup and it's like we're in and we go on could not caring about it they were i know everybody kurt ruppert that major league soccer gorka or what like no languish or not that i cannot accept what a picture of american or trail only care about soccer win win win the us were woke up in an we don't care about it even still that we don't care about we don't care about it before we didn't we didn't even know i don't even know one one one nickel ross crowd works over at channel 13 at risk of horrific brock okay you recouped soccer fold and hope it will be noted airport a little game are right yeah that's because he's a poser bugs were oh so who had paul kruger american society or oh you a soccer not good no word out oh the fact replayed on a new or you don't know what channel beyond sports is on low were gone don't there had on either right soccer guy don't try incredible blocker up right now with europe walker debt up okay so so grand let me ask you this because i i agree they number one they did a poor job as far as getting the word out because it is on be and sports instead of fox sports one or or what whatever aunt but you said it is like we only care or the us only cares when it's in the olympics are in the world cup they didn't play in the olympics they're not getting into this world cup as as an american just a sports fan of team usa whitney say this is a.
"ruppert" Discussed on WJR 760
"Cat food kebbah canned food i'm a freezer saxon as well as my daily supplies so in when you were in grosse pointe you had no socks for the pets tuesday to wear socks in grosse pointe maybe another the baby's maybe that with ruppert foley who could have hired brian to be here with this it's a grosse pointe joke they don't wear socks in grosse pointe anyway and it would you have a variety of different dog and cat foods yet the litter the leashes the toy's especially adams and stuff like that you have a pet idea i have to dock every german shepherd and a saint bernard and i have my goodness saint bernard yes you must have like a huge house it's taken out for all of us oh yeah and then there's also i am emily can cockatoo his twenty seven twenty seven years old yes while end so they all eat well in they do a great things and all of that but you of a favorite of food or company now that provides what you think is the best food out there were some of the best route because i suspect if you're a boutique you can only carry a certain amount and i would presume also just from our conversation that you wanna carry the best you can carry right so am i put together foods we looked at the ingredient lest we wanted the protein to be the first ingredient and so we're looking at high quality foods but we also wanted them to be at different budget points so there's an the highest cloudy fairly combined the marquette and then there's also regulate quality food at a budget friendly way it i mean to put you under fire here but what's the brand name of the highest quality food of right now at as champion as the manufacturer which does a canada and arjun so at has the highest amount of protein and the third in what would be at the lower cost in but still very high quality and that would be called pal pack yet okay very good and when i mentioned earlier partnering with local businesses that's to to host a variety of vaccination clinics grooming services pet education classes and i i i'm also told here.
"ruppert" Discussed on WTMA
"Joe chew men are aboard with dogs to chard and now a shaky beginning to the ballgame from julio who looked so sharp has last time out against the river dikes back in april seven shut out of the anc's that he turnedin and now a chance blake rufford the lefthanded hitting rightfielder till played rufford hitting to 66 this year the anc he's first round pick an eighteen th overal selection in last year's draft one homerun twenty one runs batted in julio we mentioned it hasn't had a win since april the twentyseventh got one in greensboro that was his start following the seven shuttered innings against charleston those were both of his two three wins as the first future ruppert is taken force reich outside edge hasn't had a win sense that outing on april 27 he is one of six pitchers in the league with eight or more losses in three of those hurlers are on this asheville pitching staff a one of the way and alan smashed on the ground hard into right field they are going to hold up market third it's cut off by obree you in thrown in show after the walk backtoback singles reduce steel and the ruppert his loaded up the bases for charleston in his staff of the first i so as estevan glory all patrols his way toward own platelets said she ever the asheville defense here in the top of the first these taylor snyder and i max george jose gomez and then the third baseman bobby warren says she go around the horn and the outfield names of ben johnson many melendez and william bray you go and left the ride ryan sirven is back behind the plate working with the righty julio first pitch to four y'all is popped up and fouled beyond the grandstands lefthand side four y'all nother all star in.
"ruppert" Discussed on WTMA
"Insidecorner one and one blake ruppert in left's esteban four yalon center it's icy gilliam manning the rightfield corner ryan ledge just do second professional game behind the fleet one one is a fly ball skied out to left ruptured ranging over toward the gap and it's actually glory all who calls them off do put it away show one down ventura retreats back in a first days in now christian mogae golddigging avaaz brazil watch adding to ninety two which is impressive 340 he'd on these percentage no homers and thirty two runs batted in is seventeen swipes the fifth most in the south atlantic look here's ventura going pot a lofted up right field slicing away from gilliam and just down foul that was going to be extra bases in one run was shorn for sure paci with these speed was going to have at least three had that ball stayed the left to the shock wine easier to wants plus runners were there not metioned around when they get on the basis jay and ventura gotcha the native assat the domingo's centro in the dr just eighteen years of age here the.
"ruppert" Discussed on ESPN Chicago 1000 - WMVP
"Design green back tip trayvon brain filed a much sharper going with a lose ball greenville's realized that he got without file fabric as a technical foul go by you you've got a recovery arrived livingston were the area arguing let's make sure the technical ugh grated it is so trayvon grade added to the list of guys were to first quarter thousand eight hurry white top said of at andrea dollar i'll think about this we have been fifty five seconds ago antiguan already has thirty seven points against the best defence if they're making great satan never love it's the technical free throw and with one fifty five to go with the first is green went for that folded his off lighthanded he posted a net carrier with a horrible amman suffered what i see this going from game again gain by how the three referees referee now they got away with all of that in game three we'll now all of a sudden it's not going to be as well now they have to make you tell us if you don't make the adjustment under hit you with the second date if you keep the blind ruppert to the lied member the warriors are way over the limit they've got nine thousand this first quarter to buy driven by greater picked up a technical for the second straight game separate will have one more free throw clubbing try to make this a thirteen point gabi missed the rebound jovanovic eight thirty nine twenty seven cleveland snap thory able to frontcourt crosses over with the left camp anytime said overran the gate loved dow court richard jefferson plaza blac fallacy he contested aththawra jefferson it'll suit to the tab with a chance at a four point first quarter vowed that will take great play by negate because he's not going to give you the gun he goes up any fowzia because you're a little shaky right now you second group.
"ruppert" Discussed on Q'ed Up
"Robert killed himself who has not true i say breakfast at this morning but it was true governor left a suicide note is death hit marvin heart i could not see that he was within hours of making tattoo permanent final decision how had he missed the warning signs how had he not known that his friend was about to take his own those questioned stayed with market so we started writing letters to organizations that deal with mental health and crisis council one group area women against rape respond the came to san quentin did each marvin in a dozen other inmates counseling techniques we became state certified not only in crisis intervention counseling male sexual assault survivor counseling suicide prevention and we call ourselves brothers keepers inmate suicide is a big problem in california the recent report found the state had one of the highest in may suicide rates in the country between 1999 in 2013 there was an average of thirty one suicides per year that's a suicide every twelve days somewhere in the state prison system lifers like market with almost no hope of release were especially vulnerable to the despair that could lead to suicide longterm incarcerated people started looking at parole like christians look at heaven they just have to have faith it's their marvin held onto the small chance that eat someday get paroled but parole turned out to be one of the paradoxes of prison and marvin was faced with a difficult choice here's attorney susan ruppert some marvin at first when he first got to prison he just kept saying i didn't do it i didn't do it and every time he went up for parole him with i didn't do it and he was told by the parole commissioners and also by guards were advised him look if you don't admit your crime you'll never get out of here he find yourself in a position where they're saying listen you have to tell us as you have to tell you tell me that you to clear this crime you never getting out of prison and then you go back to your cell.