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Last night’s loss to the Marlins was bad news, but it wasn’t as bad as hearing that San Francisco Giants outfielder Angel Pagan had to be carted off the field in Stockton. I’m not sure the extent of his injury, but I don’t see him coming back anytime soon.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to Barry Zito and his family. Zito’s father Joseph passed away Wednesday morning at the age of 84.
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