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Jack Clark's lawyer replies to Albert Pujols lawsuit, hilarity ensues

St. Louis Cardinals' Albert Pujols reacts after Game

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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...

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Miguel Cabrera vs. Mike Trout for MVP. Again.

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout races from

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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...

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Albert Pujols used PEDs, former All-Star Jack Clark says

Los Angeles Angels first baseman Albert Pujols warms

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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...

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