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Old 12-09-2013, 04:04 PM
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Default Mayor Magglio!

Mags Ordonez elected mayor of his Venezuela town :

http://www.crainsdetroit.com/article...enezuelan-town
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Old 12-09-2013, 09:36 PM
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Default Congrats Mayor Magglio

Former Sox farmhand Magglio Ordonez is elected Mayor of his town in Venezuela.
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Old 12-09-2013, 09:47 PM
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Already posted in Talking Baseball.
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Old 12-09-2013, 11:36 PM
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I'll get started on his political biography.
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Old 12-09-2013, 11:52 PM
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First order of business: Anyone without a mullet will be sent directly to Juan Antonio Sotillo municipal jail.
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Old 12-10-2013, 08:59 AM
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Former Sox farmhand Magglio Ordonez is elected Mayor of his town in Venezuela.
Doesn't this undersell him a bit?

I realize that this is technically true, but I usually hear it applied to prospects who were traded or otherwise didn't pan out, not to All-Stars.
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Old 12-10-2013, 09:19 AM
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Scott Boras will be his chief of staff.
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