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MLB Report: Blocking the Plate Rule Ruining the Game

If you watched the Sunday Night Game of the Week on ESPN last night you saw another edition of Morons in Black enforced at the behest of Shmuck Selig and his band of idiots. For those who live under a rock, let’s recap. In 2011, San Francisco catcher Buster Posey made the CONSCIOUS decision to block home plate in the 12th inning of a tie game as Scott Cousins was heading home with...
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June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Boston Red Sox Release Outfielder Scott Cousins

Scott Cousins’ tenure with the Boston Red Sox didn’t last very long. The Red Sox released Cousins, according to’s Mike Andrews and’s Chris Cotillo. Cousins signed a minor league contract with the Red Sox in January and spent spring training with the organization. Cousins mostly is known for barreling over San Francisco Giants catcher Buster...
April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Sox News: Scott Cousins, two others released

The Boston Red Sox have released outfielder Scott Cousins, according to James Dunne of Cousins was signed to a minor league deal prior to Spring Training but did not make either the big league team or the Triple-A Pawtucket Roster.The 29-year-old hit .179/.230/.285 over parts of four major league seasons with the Marlins and Angels and is best known for the 2012...
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April 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Scott Cousins, Boston Red Sox Agree to Minor League Deal

Outfielder Scott Cousins has agreed to a minor league deal with the Boston Red Sox, according to’s Jerry Crasnick. Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington certainly wasn’t joking earlier this week when he said that the club likely would add a few players before spring training. The Red Sox, in addition to reportedly adding Cousins, signed outfielder Grady Sizemore on...
January 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels Purchase Contract OF Scott Cousins

Outfielder Scott Cousins had his contract purchased from Triple-A Salt Lake by the Los Angeles Angels Tuesday. He will get some playing time due to the injury of Peter Bourjos. He has struggled at Salt Lake mightily this year but the parent club is strapped on options. The post Los Angeles Angels Purchase Contract OF Scott Cousins appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News...
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April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Angels Outright Scott Cousins

MLB News: Outfielder Scott Cousins was outrighted to Tripla-A Salt Lake by the Los Angeles Angels Wednesday. Clearing waivers, he will remain in the system as insurance in case of injury do the parent club thoughout the season. He was designated for assignment a few days ago to make room for Michael Roth on the 40-man roster. Fantasy Ramifications: None. The post Los Angeles Angels...
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April 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Blue Jays claim OF Cousins, RHP Wade off waivers

The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed Marlins outfielder Scott Cousins and Yankees pitcher Cory Wade off waivers. The Blue Jays made the moves Wednesday. The 27-year-old Cousins was claimed from Miami. He's spent part of three seasons with the Marlins. Last year, he plowed into San Francisco catcher Buster Posey at the plate, leaving the Giants star with a broken left leg and...
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October 17, 2012  |  1 Comment

Cousins' triple lifts Marlins over Rays in 15th

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Scott Cousins hit a tiebreaking RBI triple in the 15th inning and the struggling Miami Marlins edged the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 on Saturday. Justin Ruggiano doubled with one out and raced home when Cousins, playing his second game since being recalled from the minors, sent a pitch from Brandon Gomes (1-2) down the right-field line. Ryan Webb (3-1) pitched...
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June 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Cousins eager to put collision with Posey in past

Considering the scorn heaped upon Scott Cousins, it's no wonder his back gave out last summer. Injury and infamy made 2011 difficult for Cousins, a reserve outfielder with the Miami Marlins. He's healthy again and glad time has tempered the hostility directed his way after a collision last May that ended the season for San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey. Cousins...
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February 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Scott Cousins switches to No. 6 for J.T. Snow

Scott Cousins will now be wearing No. 6 for the Miami Marlins, a tribute to his favorite player growing up: former Giants first baseman J.T. Snow. Why the switch? He wants new teammate Aaron Rowand - another former Giant - to keep his usual No. 33 when spring training begins. Cousins is already in Florida well ahead of the Marlins' first full-squad workout under new manager...
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February 18, 2012  |  Discuss
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