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I AM THE ONLY TRUTH
I AM THE ONLY TRUTH

Note this tweet's date: I'm told Lev Bell skipped a drug test& is facing susp. Right now, it's a rumor. But it's a pretty strong rumor. — Mark Madden (@MarkMaddenX) June 14,...

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BILL CARDILLE, 1928-2016
BILL CARDILLE, 1928-2016

BILL CARDILLE, a/k/a "Chilly Billy" was a true Pittsburgh icon. Cardille performed a myriad of functions on WIIC/WPXI Channel 11 but was best known for "Chiller Theater," which saw him host the...

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WHEN IT CAME, NO ONE WAS SPARED
WHEN IT CAME, NO ONE WAS SPARED

The "Purple" album and tour by WHITESNAKE was a highlight of 2015's rock calendar, and a live DVD has been assembled to commemorate. No release date is set, but here's a snippet of the Deep...

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HE'S THE CHIEF, HE'S THE KING...
HE'S THE CHIEF, HE'S THE KING...

...but above everything, he's the most tip-top...TOP CAT! 1961-62, 30 episodes. WE NEED MORE!

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CUTCH SUCKS
CUTCH SUCKS

Oh-for-eight yesterday = OMG. Can we yet admit that Andrew McCutchen sucks? His batting average is .244. His on-base percentage is .314. His slugging percentage is .415. All those numbers...

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POETRY IN MOTION...
POETRY IN MOTION...

...tra-la-la-la! LeBRON JAMES is a minority owner of Liverpool FC. If he wants to play, they should let him. He's 6-foot-8, 249 pounds, and I've got a hunch he'd be pretty effective in the air....

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CHAMPAGNE, BEER...AND NOW, CHLORINE
CHAMPAGNE, BEER...AND NOW, CHLORINE

JEFF ZATKOFF takes the Stanley Cup down a water slide in Cary, NC. He also went golfing with the Cup, and took it to eat at a Bojangles'. (The closest Bojangles' is in Winchester, VA. That's 131...

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BUCS NEED MORE FROM COLE
BUCS NEED MORE FROM COLE

Gerrit Cole is scheduled to start Saturday at Washington. That will be his first start since June 10. Since then, it’s been the DL and minor-league rehab stints. Cole’s second half...

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TOOLS ON PARADE
TOOLS ON PARADE

“If [John Doe 150] didn’t call the police, if he didn’t call child services, if he didn’t call the department of public welfare, something’s not adding up. And they...

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START S-ROD, SIT J-HAY
START S-ROD, SIT J-HAY

David Todd of ESPN Radio Pittsburgh got this ball rolling. Sean Rodriguez’s stats: .261/.342/.527. Ten home runs in 165 at-bats. Josh Harrison’s stats: .274/ 304/.373. Three home...

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