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This site contains over 275 idioms derived from terms used in the sports and games played in the United States.

To not understand the games, their terms and idioms, hinders communication. This site is meant to remedy this situation, to teach all who want to learn how to "play the game". If one understands the sport, the game and the way it is played, one will understand the idiomatic expressions derived from these games.

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Last Days of the Scrum

11 April 2015 @ 3:20 am

New York Times, Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Last Days of the Scrum, by William Alden As Silence Falls Over Chicago’s Once-Raucous Futures Trading Pits a Way of Life Also Fades “Chicago– The pits where generations of sweating traders in colorful jackets once bellowed out orders for wh...

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