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December 4, 2007

Baseball Player Who Might Be Best Off Remaining in Japan

Filed under: baseball, Bill Bickel, Chicago Cubs, Kosuke Fukudome — Cidu Bill @ 3:03 pm
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6 Comments »

  1. What? Because someone might mispronounce Foo koo doe mee?

    Comment by Kit — December 4, 2007 @ 4:05 pm

  2. I thought it was pronounced “Foo koo doh meh.”

    Comment by brien — December 4, 2007 @ 7:25 pm

  3. Been there, done that.
    http://www.hockeydb.com/ihdb/stats/pdisplay.php3?pid=70188

    Comment by William Matheny — December 4, 2007 @ 8:11 pm

  4. On one hand yes, I know how it’s pronounced. On the other hand, I don’t see anybody not knowing what I meant.

    Regardless of the proper pronunciation (fun fact: I can read Kana), the obvious English pronunciation is what jumps out at you on the written page; and even if every fan knows how the guy’s name should be pronounced, they’re going to ignore that every time every time they start chanting after he walks in a run.

    Just looking for trouble, that’s all I’m saying…

    Comment by Cidu Bill — December 4, 2007 @ 9:05 pm

  5. I’m flying to Fukuoka on Friday. Know what the airport code is?

    🙂

    Comment by Michele — December 5, 2007 @ 2:29 am

  6. Is it the Fukuoka team that plays in the Fukudome?

    Comment by brien — December 5, 2007 @ 8:17 am


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