Is Pedro Alvarez a bust?
Pedro Alvarez is a bust! He's lazy. He has a horrible work ethic. His numbers have been awful in his early career. There's no way he can ever bounce back from what we've seen in his first 522 at-bats. His horrible game yesterday was the sole reason the Pirates lost by 10 runs. His 6-for-16 performance in the previous four games can be ignored. Send him to AAA! No, send him to AA! Actually, he shouldn't even be playing any sort of baseball at all. Cut him! Let's put him on waivers and see if someone will give us something for him. He's never going to be a major leaguer! He's the reason the Pirates have been losing lately. The team has a losing record when he is in the lineup. Why hasn't he cured cancer yet?!
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