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Weighty concerns

Updated: May 16, 2007, 6:15 PM ET
Miguel Cabrera doesn't have a hit since May 10. And as the South Florida Sun-Sentinel's Juan C. Rodriguez notes, when Cabrera doesn't perform well, people are going to talk about his weight:

Fair or not, just about any fan criticism of the Marlins these days includes Miguel Cabrera's physique among the root problems.

Cabrera is in a slump? Someone will say it's because he's fat. He made an error at third? Check out how heavy he looks. The Marlins are struggling? Look no further than the scale to figure out why.

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