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Friday, March 14, 2014

Brad Ziegler tweets his mind, and then some

He wants baseball’s drug testing program strengthened and says it’s impossible to believe the game is totally clean without it. He wants Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Braun to once and for all divulge the details that led to his drug suspension instead of vague apologies. He wants the Hall of Fame to be off limits to any player linked to performance-enhancing drugs. And, if it’s not asking too much, he wants every player to hustle to first base.
When the St.Louis Cardinals signed Jhonny Peralta to a four-year, $52 million contract this offseason less than two months after the shortstop served a 50-game suspension for his links to the Biogenesis doping scandal, Ziegler reacted to the controversial deal on Twitter: “It pays to cheat. Thanks, owners, for encouraging PED use.”

Shoebo Posted: March 14, 2014 at 05:18 AM | 33 comment(s)
  Beats: diamondbacks, general, peds, twitter

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Mariners’ Logan Morrison suggests Twitter troll is gay while arguing

Not that there’s anything wrong with it.

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One Twitterer was ready to take a jab at first baseman and left fielder Logan Morrison who is on his way from the Miami Marlins to the Seattle Mariners. Two teams that have struggled to find any success recently.

So the creative Twitter troll made a “never makes the playoffs” jab and Morrison responded by suggesting he is gay. Real mature guys.

Not that there’s anything wrong with it.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: December 12, 2013 at 08:28 PM | 102 comment(s)
  Beats: logan morrison, mariners, social media, twitter

 

 

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