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Bitching About "Dumpster Diving"

The Pirates recent signings of SS Pedro Florimon and pitcher Radhames Liz has brought on the Spend-Crazies’boringly predictable “Dumpster Dive!” bitch.

One would think they might have learned, after moaning the same miserable moan about the Pirate acquisitions of Jason Grilli, Mark Melancon, Edinson Volquez, Vance Worley, John Holdzkom, Chris Stewart, and Gaby Sanchez . 743 more words

EMU's Matt Shoemaker gets win for MLB All-Stars in Japan

Los Angeles Angels right-hander Matt Shoemaker upstaged Japanese pitching sensation Shohei Otani as the Major League Baseball All-Stars beat Japan, 3-1, on Tuesday in Sapporo, Japan, in the final game of their five-game series. 314 more words

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How Neal Huntington Killed ERA

We’re hearing it again.

“Burnett ranked 41 out of 43 qualified pitchers in ERA.”

Just like we heard it last year.

“C.mon, man. Another dumpster dive?! 2,229 more words

Puig, Butera heading to Japan for All-Star Series

By Cary Osborne

Two Dodgers are part of the contingent of Major League All-Stars traveling to Japan for next week’s Japan All-Star Series 2014. Yasiel Puig is one of the headliners of the 29-man roster (along with Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano, Rays third baseman Evan Longoria and 2014 American League batting champion and Houston Astro Jose Altuve). 117 more words

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Teen Wolf Interviews Bizarre Pirates Fans At Market Square

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – For the second straight year, The Fan Morning Show’s Teen Wolf (a.k.a. show producer Ben Livingston) went down to the Pirates’ playoff rally at Market Square to talk to fans about the team the day before the Wild Card Game at PNC Park- and for the second straight year, the fans he found there ranged from slightly off-kilter to absolutely nuts. 464 more words

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Russell Martin, Teammates Talk Potential Of Return In 2015

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – Looking back at it, the 2-year, $17 million contract the Pirates signed Russell Martin to back in 2013 was an absolute steal. 550 more words

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