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    Zambrano suspended six games

    About what I expected.



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    Same here. Don't throw the glove, ball, and destroy the gatorade machine and I honestly think they don't suspend him. I think the bump was seen as an accident.



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    It was awesome though. I liked when he took out the gatorade cooler.


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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    With the Cubs having an off day on Monday, this doesn’t even affect them. Zambrano would have pitched again on Tuesday, and will now be able to pitch again on Thursday. You can throw Wells on Tuesday and Lilly on Wednesday, both on 5 days rest. Of course, if he decides to appeal, this won't be the case...


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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games



    How great is this picture? Lou's face is priceless



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    If you look back though at the video the ump actually initiated the contact between them...I am not a Cub fan and definately not a Zambrano fan, but think the ump should be punished too.


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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    He needs to go back on his meds. My gosh, don't you cub fans get sick of his antics every year?



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    He needs to go back on his meds. My gosh, don't you cub fans get sick of his antics every year?
    No, its entertaining!



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    He needs to go back on his meds. My gosh, don't you cub fans get sick of his antics every year?
    What kind of meds? Manny Ramirez meds??



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    Quote Originally Posted by acrozier22 View Post
    What kind of meds? Manny Ramirez meds??
    Har har. I'm still waiting for the proof that Manny used roids. Anyone got it?

    Can't wait to paste the cubbies the next 4 days either.



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    Har har. I'm still waiting for the proof that Manny used roids. Anyone got it?

    Can't wait to paste the cubbies the next 4 days either.
    Is he not serving a suspension?



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    He needs to go back on his meds. My gosh, don't you cub fans get sick of his antics every year?
    He plays with a lot of passion, something that is pretty rare in MLB these days. How many starting pitchers lay down a bunt for a single and run out every ground ball? The guys is balls to the walls every game he's out there. If the ump hadn't bumped into him and thrown him out, this would have been nothing. But, umpires today seem to have the need to be in the spotlight. Just the way it is...



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones85' View Post
    Is he not serving a suspension?
    For a banned substance, yes. Not for roids even though he's pretty much been tried and convicted in the court of public know-it-alls who never played the game.



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    Re: Zambrano suspended six games

    Quote Originally Posted by ribsnwhiskey View Post
    Har har. I'm still waiting for the proof that Manny used roids. Anyone got it?

    Can't wait to paste the cubbies the next 4 days either.
    How about the fact that he's sitting out for 1/3 of the season, and has no appeal? And how about the positive test? I really don't have access to the actual test, if that's what you need, though. Sorry...



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