Found August 29, 2012 on Sportress of Blogitude:
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St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina somehow escaped serious injury and has been classified as only day-to-day with neck, shoulder and back injuries after a violent collision at home plate with Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Josh Harrison during the second inning of the teams’ game on Tuesday night. Molina was forced to leave the game [...]
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