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Please Chris Archer, Just Stop

Let me be completely transparent … I don’t like David Oritz. I’ve said it in print and I’ve said on our show “Fan Interference.” I think he dodged the long arm of the PED law as far back as 2003 (which is when his power numbers began to surge), I think he thinks he’s bigger than the game of baseball and I have trouble giving a guy even so much as Hall of Fame consideration when he hasn’t played more than ten games in the field in a season in nearly a decade. 423 more words

Sports

MLB Network Radio's GMs not expecting blockbuster deal

Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline is Thursday at 4 pm ET. The most prominent deadline rumors surround left-handed aces Jon Lester of the Boston Red Sox and… 480 more words

Sports

Bedard designated for assignment by Tampa Bay Rays

Ottawa native Erik Bedard has been designated for assignment by the Tampa Bay Rays. The move was announced Monday after the club reinstated reliever Joel Peralta from the 15-day disabled list. 57 more words

Baseball

Rays activate Joel Peralta, designate Erik Bedard for assignment

Rays reliever Joel Peralta is back from the disabled list after being sidelined with what he believes was a case of chikungunya virus contracted while in the Dominican Republic and to make room for him on the roster the Rays have designated Erik Bedard for assignment. 60 more words

The Bat Flip

In recent years there has been quite a bit of bad blood between the Boston Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays. The tension began this season back on May 30th when David Price hit David Ortiz with a pitch. 318 more words

MLB

Tipping My Cap To Big Papi

I don’t care how much pitchers hate it; I’m tipping my cap to Big Papi for flipping his bat.  Because in doing so against the Rays, he just took a bat to the baseball code.  255 more words

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