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August 31, 2009
by rob biertempfel


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McCutchen impressive in debut

CINCINNATI — Daniel McCutchen turned in a solid major league debut today, especially considering he gave up a home run to the first batter he faced. “He settled in and threw the ball really well after that,” manager John Russell …

August 31, 2009
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Meloan DFA’ed

CINCINNATI – Right-hander John Meloan was designated for assignment to make room for Daniel McCutchen on the 40-man roster. Meloan was claimed off waivers from Tampa Bay’s organization on Aug. 12 and sent to Triple-A Indianapolis. Meloan is 0-0 with …

August 31, 2009
by rob biertempfel


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Plenty of good seats available

CINCINNATI – The gates are open at Great American Graveyard … er, Ballpark. From my perch in the second row of the press box, I can spot exactly 22 fans in the seats. Maybe they’re all waiting for the nightcap …

August 30, 2009
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Lincoln to World Cup, Julio added, Bixler demoted

MILWAUKEE – Some postgame odds and ends from a lost weekend at Miller Park: • Brad Lincoln will replace Daniel McCutchen on the Team USA roster for the World Cup. Lincoln, two years removed from Tommy John surgery, went a …

August 30, 2009
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Daniel McCutchen will debut Monday

MILWAUKEE – Right-hander Daniel McCutchen will make his major league debut Monday in the first game of a day-night doubleheader against the Reds. The callup means McCutchen will withdraw from Team USA’s roster for the World Cup. “We wouldn’t call …

August 29, 2009
by rob biertempfel


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Leadership?

MILWAUKEE – GM Neal Huntington this afternoon shed a little – but only a little – light on Ryan Doumit’s benching midway through last night’s game. Huntington indicated he has not taken an active role in the situation. “It’s something …

August 29, 2009
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Doumit benched again

MILWAUKEE — Catcher Ryan Doumit is not in the lineup tonight against the Brewers. Doumit was benched last night in the fifth inning after a squabble in the dugout with manager John Russell. After the game, no one commented publicly …

August 28, 2009
by rob biertempfel


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Doumit sent to the bench

MILWAUKEE — Catcher Ryan Doumit was benched by manager John Russell in the fifth inning of Friday’s 8-6 loss against the Brewers. Doumit was replaced by Jason Jaramillo to start the bottom of the fifth inning. “It’s between Ryan and …

August 28, 2009
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Alvarez out with a bang

MILWAUKEE — In case you missed it, Pedro Alvarez went out with a bang Thursday night in what likely was his final game at Blair County Ballpark in Altoona. He homered twice to lead Double-A Altoona past Trenton, 9-4. The …

August 27, 2009
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Pirates nip Phils on late homer

Garrett Jones blasted a two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the eighth and the Pirates beat the Phillies, 3-2, Thursday night at PNC Park. The Pirates won for only the third time in 60 games this year when trailing …

 
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