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Melky Cabrera Steroid User… FACT


A smart man should have seen this one coming. Today it was announced that San Francisco Giants outfielder Melky Cabrera has tested positive for testosterone and will be suspended 50 games. This detection should finally put to rest the idea that steroids don’t help baseball players. Lets take a quick look at Melky Cabrera’s stats over the past few years.…

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Yankees trade for Chris Stewart. Send down Cervelli


In a stunning last second move before the season starts, the Yankees have traded pitcher George Kontos to the San Francisco Giants for back up catcher Chris Stewart. Bringing in Stewart makes Francisco Cervelli the odd man out in a crowded catching position for the Yanks. An hour before rosters were due to baseball, Francisco Cervelli was demoted to Triple…

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Everything is coming up Melky!


Here at Fitz and Vig we like to keep tabs on former Yankees. Especially young ones who showed lots of promise in the Bronx but never blossomed in New York or were given the chance to do so. Melky Cabrera, steroid user, had quite a busy past couple of years. He was released by the Atlanta Braves after a disappointing 2010 season. Before…

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2011 MLB Payrolls – team and player information


Here’s a link to the ESPN summary of MLB payroll totals.  Can we stop referring to San Fran and Minny as all cute and cuddly now please?  #8 and #9 on the list respectively and well over $100m each.  Brett Gardner’s gotta be itching to cash in huh?  And a comment on the Rays (#29 on the list): I was…

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