Found July 02, 2013 on This Is Getting Old:
Have you ever wondered what the 1992 Pirates are up to?  Well Bradley is here to help with a great post about many of the players who were on that team. The only one I’ll add to that list in Bobby Bonilla.  Bobby Bonilla is still being paid by the Mets.  In fact Bobby Bonilla…
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