Found May 16, 2012 on Busted Coverage:
PLAYERS: Sammy Sosa
TEAMS: Miami Heat
Sammy Sosa is a HUGE Miami Heat fan. Well documented. So it might have been a surprise last night when Slammin’ wasn’t at American Airlines Arena for another LeBron debacle. Where was His Whiteness? Just hitting the red carpet at the Spanish People Magazine ’50 Most Beautiful People’ party. Still efforting to see why/how Sosa gets invites to such parties, but he’s in demand. Is he any whiter than 2009? To our expert eye, no. But there are still those Twitter users who aren’t used to seeing that powder face on a daily basis. They remember Sammy looking like this.            
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