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PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals held catcher Yadier Molina out of the lineup on Wednesday against the Pittsburgh Pirates a day after injuring his back, neck and shoulder in a violent home plate collision with Pittsburgh second baseman Josh Ha…Share Tweet
Life After Legolas: What Should Orlando Bloom Do With His Career Now?deadspin.com Aug 29, 2012Lots of actors struggle for years to be discovered, building up a rÃ©sumÃ© of small, well-regarded roles before hitting the big time. Orlando Bloom is doing it in reverse. Fresh from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, he jumped into The Lord of …Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 29, 2012Despite all those previous concerns about Pedro Alvarez's weight, it isn't difficult to tell the real thing from the guy who dresses as him in the stands of PNC Park. The Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman is svelte compared to his ticket-buying doppelgan…Share Tweet
Alvarez's Three-Run Homer Lifts PiratesAug 29Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run shot, and Wandy Rodriguez went six scoreless innings to lead the Pirates past the Cardinals.
Pedro PowerAug 29Pedro Alvarez hit a three-run shot, and Wandy Rodriguez went six scoreless innings to lead the Pirates past the Cardinals.