Wednesday, October 06, 2004

The Bad Side of Aggresion - LAA!

Let me setup the night for you. I am down around $80. I am pissed. I move to a VERY fun table. Six sided. MDTERPS23, NYGHTCRAWLER and the most maniac fishie guy I have ever met zzzGolfer. The rest of my night pretty much goes like, wait for a hand, get called down by zzzGolfer, make my NUT whatever or even high pair, get capped by zzGolfer on every street. Find out he had a K2. I mean this guy went against me 20 times. Each pot was at least $50. According to Poker Tracker here are some hands:

$57.50 pot on a flopped flush
zzzgolfer shows [ 3h, 3c ] a pair of threes.
SirFWALGMan shows [ Kc, 7c ] a flush, king high.

$37.50 pot on 77 with a lot of high cards out there against his 22.
zzzgolfer shows [ 2c, 2h ] two pairs, nines and twos.
SirFWALGMan shows [ 7d, 7s ] two pairs, nines and sevens.

$37.00
zzzgolfer shows [ Qh, Tc ] two pairs, queens and tens.
SirFWALGMan shows [ 9d, Ks ] a straight, ten to ace.

$36.50
zzzgolfer shows [ 9h, 9c ] two pairs, kings and nines.
SirFWALGMan shows [ Qc, Qh ] a full house, Queens full of kings.

You get the idea. Sir Ended up $100+. I have barely ever seen pots this large in ½ especially 6 sided. It got to the point where I knew zzGolfers maniac style so well that I just had to call him to the river, and raise even when I did not have the NUTS. I was EXTREMELY aggressive for me against this guy because he paid off so well. Once he ran out of money he left the table. I believe he is used to people rolling over for him. It is why he plays this way. When he runs into someone who will not be run down he loses A LOT!

MDTERPS23 and NYGHTCRAWLER did not do as well. I was catching the right cards also. They were a lot of fun. We were chatting it up and having a GREAT time. Maximus Poker in my Blog Links suggests you only play 6 sided. Smaller pots but less suck outs and variance. I might try some more 6. The PT stats are 130.90 for ½ ten sided in 7500 hands. 149.01 for 6 sided in 624 hands. Obviously the data is skewed but hmmm.

Please leave me a note if you want to play tonight (Thursday) 9:00EST. Empire or Party Poker. SirFWALGman Private table. I will leave the password tomorrow if I get 8-10 responses.

5 Comments:

Blogger DuggleBogey said...

I can't add this guy to my fish finder....because he's already there!

I'm glad you found him after he reloaded...cause I sure didn't leave him with any money the last time I saw him.

5:38 AM

 
Blogger Roberto Roundtree Rogelio said...

I find the 6max games to be higher in variance, not lower. I also have a lot more tough decisions to make trying to decide if my hand is good, or what to play PreFlop...

7:10 AM

 
Blogger Denis said...

6max games are MUCH higher in variance and you'll take huge swings sometimes because that's just the nature of 6max. Lots of action brings lots of swings.

7:38 AM

 
Blogger Po'Boy said...

i'll be party'ing tonight.. post the pw, and i'll hop on the table!

10:06 AM

 
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Wish I could play tonight, I was hoping to but won't be home from work until after 9 CST. If the game's on, though, I'll be up for playing then.

- Jason

2:36 PM

 

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