Found March 04, 2013 on BlackSportsOnline:
  Major League Baseball is a cut-throat business apparently. Nationals pitcher Will Ohman had just pitched the sixth inning in spring training against the St. Louis Cardinals when he was delivered some bad news. He had been cut. Before the game had even ended. “Will Ohman, who pitched the sixth inning today, was cut before the game ended. Tough day at the office.” – @AdamKilgoreWP You have to feel for Ohman who was probably just settling into the dugout when he got the bad news. For what it is worth, Ohman had allowed two hits and two walks in a scoreless sixth inning.
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