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Remember when ex-baseball star Jack Clark claimed that Albert Pujols used performance-enhancing substances and Pujols claimed he would sue Clark?
Well, we all had a good laugh because we've heard that line plenty of times before.
Then Pujols actually sued Clark.
But wait! There is still reason to laugh! And it comes courtesy of Clark's lawyers reply to the lawsuit paperwork: Albert...Read more »
One American League MVP candidate just left the Bronx. Another arrives Monday night.
Yep, it's time for Miguel Cabrera vs. Mike Trout, old school vs. new school, Round 2.
The arguments are similar to last year.
Cabrera plays for a (likely) playoff-bound team and is one of the game's best hitters. Heck, he hit two home runs off Mariano Rivera in back-to-back appearances by the greatest...Read more »
Former All-Star slugger Jack Clark accused three-time MVP Albert Pujols of being injected with performance-enhancing drugs by a trainer during the early part of Pujols’ career. The trainer has denied the allegations.
Pujols said late Friday night that he will seek legal action against Clark.
Clark is in his first week as a radio host on WGNU in St. Louis and has plenty of Major League...Read more »
Ducks pitcher Dontrelle Willis has been signed by the Los Angeles Angels, the Ducks announced Sunday.
Willis will report to Triple-A Salt Lake, Newsday's Ian Cutler has learned.
In 14 starts, Willis led the Atlantic League with a 2.56 ERA. He went 5-4 and recorded 52 strikeouts in 87 2/3 innings.
In nine MLB seasons, with the Florida Marlins, Detroit Tigers, Arizona Diamondbacks...Read more »
Each week leading up to the All-Star Game at Citi Field we’ll compile our list of who SHOULD start the game based on current performance (click the player's name to see their full stats). Feel free to leave a comment and tell us what you think:
1B – Chris Davis, Orioles
Davis is no one-week wonder. After a torrid start to the season, he’s kept up the hot hitting,...Read more »