Found August 22, 2012 on The Victory Formation:

Oakland A’s starting pitcher, Brandon McCarthy, has an awesome wife. Amanada McCarthy gives us the best Tweet we have seen in awhile, when she asked @MLB if a natural male enhancement supplement is on the approved list with the league. Hey @mlb, extenze is offering a two week free trial that I want to get [...]

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