OK, GW is lazy today. He got up early and played some golf - poorly, sad to say - and stopped at the nineteenth hole in an effort to keep Iron City Brewery alive and kickin'. Imbibing some courage from a keg is not the best way to prep for a post, so...
Here's a handful of links to help feed your Bucco baseball appetite:
George King III/The New York Post - No Talk on McLouth Trade Yet
Jenifer Langosch/MLB.com - Pirates Will Count on Growth from Core
Alan Robinson/Associated Press - Poor '08 Finish May Be Bad Omen For '09 Pirates
Joe Starkey/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Sign LaRoche? You Kiddin' Me?
Rob Biertempfel/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Bucs Continue to Clean House
Jamal Corner/Reuters - Boston's Bay Bidding to Avoid Comparisons With Ramirez