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RYAN DOUMIT is headed to the 15-day DL with a mild concussion, opening the door for Jason Jaramillo's return to the Bucs. Catching duties will be split between Jaramillo and Eric Kratz. [MLB.com]
JIM COLONY has released a third remix of The Brad Lincoln Song, as he continues his mission to become the Puff Daddy of Pittsburgh sports-related tunes. [93.7 The Fan]
MARK CUBAN, former savior-to-be of the Pirates, has thrown his hat into the ring of the Texas Rangers' potential sale, which is not good news for fellow Pittsburgher Chuck Greenberg. Greenberg is a part of the Nolan Ryan group that's currently trying to buy the team. [Rum Bunter]
BUSTER OLNEY reports that he hears that other teams are convinced the Pirates are going to move Octavio Dotel in a trade and install Joel Hanrahan as their closer. [KDKA Sports Insider]
FOX SPORTS reports that Dotel is on the radar of the New York Mets. [Fox]
JASON BAY, current Met and former Bucco, went 0-for-6 with four strikeouts last night against Arizona and is expected to sit out tonight's game. Bay is hitting .257 with just 6 HR and 44 RBI in 92 games this season, going hitless in eight of his past 10 games. And just think, the Mets only owe him $66 million over the next four years! [ESPN]