The Pittsburgh Pirates were unable to complete a trade with second baseman Akinori Iwamura. It was announced in this post that he will (gotta pay the bills) join the Pirates AAA Indianapolis Indians on Friday. The story also mentions his blog twice, but doesn’t link to it.
NEW YORK (Kyodo) — Japanese second baseman Akinori Iwamura, who has been dropped from the Pittsburgh Pirates’ 40-man roster, will join Triple-A Indianapolis, he said on his blog Tuesday.
“I will make a fresh start with my training in Triple-A,” Iwamura said on his blog.
Iwamura to AAA. Move over youngsters, multi-millionare ego maniac coming through.