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    Strokers Tampa Gone?

    I stopped by for a beer on Saturday, and it was locked up tight. It looks like it's closed. I hope not, I like having a Pool Room around the corner, but it don't look good.
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    Jeanette Lee

    My buddy and I were playing our regular Wednesday night cheap 9ball sets at Strokers, and I look up over my Budweiser, and the "Black Widow" was playing two tables over! She was playing 8ball with whoever wanted to play. She is a magnificent player (obviously), and a beautiful and classy lady...
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    Planet 9 Ball

    I looked in the window at Planet 9 Ball last night, and it looks like it will be opening back up as Strokers Tampa. This is great news for those of us who live at the top of the bay. I hope they recover the Gold Crowns, and green would be nice, but I ain't picky. It will be nice to have a Pool...
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    One More Gone

    Baker's in Tampa is no more. The doors are closed after 65 years. It was THE place in Tampa forever. RIP "Estalished in 1942, Bakers is one of the oldest, if not the oldest, continuously operated pool halls in the United States. Believe it or not, Mr. Angus Baker originally opened this...
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