Chicago's unknown farm team
Pirates turn into feeder for contenders
Jack Wilson has been a Pittsburgh Pirate for going on nine years, which could be considered cruel and unusual punishment if not for the fact he's earned about $30 million in that span.
Still, from a competitive standpoint, playing for the Pirates is akin to running for president as a libertarian; you have no chance. Rooting for the Pirates is a form of torture that should be outlawed under the Geneva Convention (the Three Rivers clause?). Next time the CIA wants to break a suspect, ...
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