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Forum: (MLB) Cleveland Indians Posted By: bushwick_bill Post Time: 01-17-2012 at 05:21 PM

Victor Martinez likely out for 2012

Forum: (MLB) Cleveland Indians Posted By: bushwick_bill Post Time: 01-17-2012 at 05:21 PM
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