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Old 12-01-2006, 09:30 PM   #1
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Three Home Runs (Subject)

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Message: GAME_NEWS_THREE_HOMERUNS_SUBJECT
Message_ID: 25
Used When: News subject line when a player hits three home runs in a game

What is Available?
-The name of the player
-His batting stats for the game
-His team
-The opposing team

Example
Garvey Hits 3 Home Runs Versus New York

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-"Home Runs", not "Homeruns," please!
-Subject headers should be brief - no more than around 60 characters each

-Grammatical rules for subjects:
a. No complete sentences, no period required at the end
b. Capitalize as you would a title - no capitals for prepositions ("if, "on," "by," "under," "among," "at," "along"…), conjunctions ("and," "but," "or," "nor"…), or articles (particularly "a," "an," and "the")
c. One exception: always capitalize the last word of the title, even if it is a preposition, conjunction, or article: "When the Saints Come Marching In"
SUBJECTS ONLY in this category please. We'll do full messages separately later on!

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Old 12-01-2006, 10:24 PM   #2
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Bench Drills 3 HR's against Yankees
Bench Socks 3 Home Runs
Yankees can't keep Bench in the Ballpark, 3-4, 3 HR's

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Old 12-01-2006, 10:44 PM   #3
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Raidergoo, I think we're just doing subjects in this thread.
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Old 12-01-2006, 10:49 PM   #4
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Raidergoo, I think we're just doing subjects in this thread.
Huh? Oh well. Mebbe I ought to really closely read and reread.

Well, after a closer reread, I still think the same way. I think that this needs to be a bit more explicit, in order to handle rockheads like me.
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Old 12-02-2006, 02:10 PM   #5
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Please write them like Newspaper Headlines.

Keep them short.

Here are some examples:

3 Bombs for Steve Garvey!

Garvey Homers 3 Times Against New York

Hat Trick for Garvey! 3 Homers!

Garvey Slams 3 Deep for Boston!

Garvey Slams 3 Homers for Red Sox!

Going, Going, Gone! Garvey Hits 3 Homers!

Smashing Success! Garvey Wallops 3 HRs!

What a Day for Garvey! Smashes 3 HRs!

Garvey Booms 3 HRs Against Yankees!

Garvey on Fire! Burns New York with 3 HRs!

Dream Game for Garvey, Blasts 3 HRs

Garvey Belts 3 HRs for Red Sox!

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Old 12-02-2006, 04:49 PM   #6
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Smith's Heroic Three Home Run Day Not Enough vs Cal State
Smith Carries Boston With Three Homer Day
Smith Pounds Pirates With Three Home Runs
Smith Hits Three Home Runs, Drives in Six


I suggest doing google searches for headlines since those are real headlines.
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Old 12-04-2006, 12:29 AM   #7
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Yard Sale! Garvey Blasts 3!

Garvey Belts Three in Dodger Win

Three Times Around The Park! Garvey Blasts Three Homeruns

Blastoff! Garvey's Three HR Pace Dodgers

Taterrific! Garvey Goes Deep Three Times In Dodger Win

Homercide! Garvey Kills Padre Pitching, Hits Three Homeruns
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Old 12-04-2006, 03:02 PM   #8
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Yard Sale! Garvey Blasts 3!

Garvey Belts Three in Dodger Win

Three Times Around The Park! Garvey Blasts Three Homeruns

Blastoff! Garvey's Three HR Pace Dodgers

Taterrific! Garvey Goes Deep Three Times In Dodger Win

Homercide! Garvey Kills Padre Pitching, Hits Three Homeruns
Some good ideas here.

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Old 12-04-2006, 11:52 PM   #9
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Once, Twice, Three Times Their Out of Park for Helton
Up, Over, and Away! Three Homers for Helton
Giants, Ballpark Walls no Match for Helton
A Trio of Taters for Helton
Going...Going...Gone, Gone, Gone! Helton's Three Homer Night
Bombs Away for Helton: 3 HR in One Night!
Three Roundtrippers! Helton puts on Power Display
Helton's Personal Home Run Derby: Three Bombs Against Giants!
No Power Outage in Colorado: Helton Launches Three Over Fence
Helton Puts on Fireworks Display: 3 HR in One Night!
Chicks Digging the Longball. Helton Goes Yard Three Times!
Helton takes Giants Deep Three Times
Giants Challenge Helton and Pay with 3 HR and 7 RBI

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Three fans wounded in homer-fest for Puckett.
Oh. My. Gosh. Puckett hits three out.
Snap. Crackle. Pop. Puckett smacks three over the fence.
Pitchers cry "Uncle". Puckett hits three homers.

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Big Bang: Lee's Bat Explodes for 3 Home Runs
Cubs' Lee Clubs 3 Home Runs
Cub's Lee Hits 3 Dingers
Cub's Lee Goes Deep 3 Times against Reds
Lee Bruises Reds Pitching with 3 Home Runs
Launch Pad: Lee Sends 3 Rockets into Orbit
Blast Off: Lee Launches 3 Home Runs for Cubs
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