Found May 02, 2013 on Los That Sports Blog:
Tweet   Juan Pierre began his Major League Baseball career on August 7, 2000 with the Colorado Rockies. Since then he’s played for the Florida Marlins, Chicago Cubs, Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago White Sox, Philadelphia Philles, and currently the Miami Marlins. Over the course of his 14-year career one thing you could count on from [...]
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