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Archive: August, 2009

A poor choice of words

Thursday, August 13, 2009, 7:09 PM
Hey folks, the real beer tosser has turned himself in. Here's the link,cubs-beer-throwing-13.article Most of what Shane Victorino has said about a beer being poured on him Wednesday night has been forgiving and refreshing. At first he jokingly commended the ``timing’’... Read more

Wrong about Chan Ho

Thursday, August 13, 2009, 9:39 AM
I would like to apologize to Chan Ho Park. I wasn’t crazy about this signing last winter. I put him on the list of those guys who pitched well when it really didn’t matter, tried to get too cute and too precise when it did. I saw the up and down career that started with such promise when... Read more
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