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Pirates bring lefty Slaten in on Minors contract

Though terms of the agreement have not all been finalized, left-hander Doug Slaten has chosen to sign a Minor League deal with the Pirates, an industry source confirmed Wednesday. The addition of Slaten will give the club another lefty reliever to consider for its bullpen.
Via Pirates.com
January 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Video of Nats minor leaguer dressed as Santa, proposing to his cheerleader girlfriend.

While the Washington Nationals Hot Stove continues to burn white-hot (when Doug Slaten news is big news, you know you're in trouble) we'd be remiss if we didn't say *something* about Nats minor leaguer Ben Graham dressing up as Santa and proposing to his girlfriend (a Tenessee Titans cheerleader) this past Sunday. Bryce Harper approves, so we do to: (via DC Sports Bog and...
Via Nationals Enquirer
December 13, 2011  |  Discuss

When Debbi Taylor interviewed Doug Slaten

Christmas comes early in NatsTown: Nationals non-tender Doug Slaten. Sadly, Slaten was at his most productive in 2011 during the 77 game stint he spent on the DL with left elbow ulnar neuritis. Meanwhile the Nats tender contracts to:  Tyler Clippard, Jesus Flores, Tom Gorzelanny, John Lannan, Michael Morse, and Jordan Zimmermann. Up above, relive the magic from June 2010...
Via Nationals Enquirer
December 12, 2011  |  Discuss

Slaten returns following suspension

Lefty Doug Slaten was back in the bullpen Monday night against the Braves after serving his three-game suspension as part of an altercation with the Marlins on Sept. 1.
Via Nationals.com
September 13, 2010  |  Discuss

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