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Old 04-27-2008, 12:53 PM   #1
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Default Pirates release struggling right-hander Morris

http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=3370410
Well "Matt Morris, the veteran right-hander added by the Pittsburgh Pirates late last season to stabilize a young rotation, was released Sunday after failing to pitch past the second inning in his latest start."
"The decision to cut Morris will cost the Pirates more than $10 million, in addition to what they already have paid him this season. Morris is making $10,037,283 this season, or about one-fifth of their payroll, and has a $1 million buyout for 2009."

This season....not so much
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Old 04-27-2008, 02:32 PM   #2
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Finally!
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Old 04-27-2008, 02:36 PM   #3
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Add him to the list of idiotic roster moves made by Littlefield. everyone in the league must have had incriminating video of that guy.
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I wish I could get 10 million to pitch 1 month of the season.
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Old 04-27-2008, 11:22 PM   #5
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I wish I could get 10 million to pitch 1 month of the season.
Yeah, me too. We'd both be better than Morris was anyway.
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