Found August 29, 2012 on Redlegs Review:
Your browser does not support iframes. The Reds are in first place while the second and third-place Cardinals and Pirates are apparently trying to destroy each other, literally. Cincinnati native and current Pittsburgh Pirate plowed over Yadier Molina at the plate last night. It was a clean hit, but he was out though. Enjoy.

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I’ve watched the play about a 100 times now — each time the pain rings out through my own body, more and more. I’ve often heard about mothers feeling their children’s’ pain — lovers experiencing each others’ physical ailments. This is what that must feel like. Watching Yadier Molina get crushed is something I will never be able to fully accept. But I’ve watched it...

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Game 128: Cardinals 4 Pirates 3

If you really want to get down to brass tacks, this whole game turned on one play. After the Pirates took a 2-0 lead in the bottom of the fourth inning, Yadier Molina lead off the fifth wiht a single. Skip Schumaker followed that up with a ball hit to left-center that seemed to hang up in the air for forever. It looked like Jose Tabata was going to be able to make a play on it, but...
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