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Andy Marte Assigned To Minors; States “My Work Here Is Done”

The Pittsburgh Pirates assigned four players to their minor league affiliates on Saturday. Among those players was former elite, can’t-miss prospect Andy Marte. Marte was signed late last year by the Pittsburgh Pirates after he was let go by the … Continue reading

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Paul Janish Wants You To Know That He Hates The Pirates

In an effort to single out each team in the NL Central, Cincinnati 2B/3B/SS Paul Janish expressed his hate for the division basement dwelling Pittsburgh Pirates: Well, Joey already took the Cubs and Brandon just called the StL. Cardinals “little … Continue reading

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The Funniest Thing You’ll Read Today

The Pirates are in the midst of another losing season. Fortunately for Bucco’s fans it looks like Pittsburgh are building their house on the rocks this time instead of the sand. With youngsters Jose Tabata, Pedro Alvarez and soon-to-be star … Continue reading

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The worst All-Star ever?

Unless you live under a rock, or didn’t read the last post, you probably already know that Charlie Manuel and Joe Girardi are getting a lot of crap about their all star selections (and I thought the fans were bad … Continue reading

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Steroids Schmeroids

Forty years ago this week, Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Dock Ellis threw one of the most memorable (at least for everyone else) no hitters in MLB history.  Actually, for most of the game, the 25 year old Ellis had no idea … Continue reading

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Willie Stargell – Provider/Muse Of Great Quotes

Looking through some baseball things today on this rainy Sunday I found a couple nuggets from former players that I thought were equal parts ridiculous, hilarious and true. Here’s the first that caught my attention, coming from HOF member Wilver … Continue reading

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