Found July 06, 2012 on Red Hot Mama:
Last Game Last night Mat Latos went out against Edinson Volquez in an obvious opportunity to evaluate whether the Reds or the Padres got the better of the trade for the two pitchers. <table ... [visit site to read more]
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