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San Diego Padres outfielder Carlos Quentin has been suspended eight games and fined an undisclosed amount for his role in the bench-clearing brawl between the San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers. Major League Baseball made the announcement on Frida…Share Tweet
Hairston suspended one game for role in fracasJerry Hairston received a one-game suspension, but Matt Kemp and Zack Greinke received no discipline in the aftermath of Thursday night's brawl between the Dodgers and Padres.Share TweetSAN DIEGO -- Padres slugger Carlos Quentin has been suspended eight games and Los Angeles infielder Jerry Hairston Jr. suspended one game by Major League Baseball for their roles in a brawl Thursday night.Share TweetJason Kubel was out of the D-backs' lineup Friday for the second straight game, while Aaron Hill was a late scratch in the opener vs. the Dodgers.Share Tweet
Hanley pain-free after having cast removedThree weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb, Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez had his cast removed Friday and reported feeling pain-free, along with having a better range of motion than he expected.Share Tweet
Bochy weighs in on Dodgers-Padres fracasGiants manager Bruce Bochy understood how tempers could overflow as they did Thursday night in San Diego, where the Padres and Dodgers engaged in a fracas that left Los Angeles right-hander Zack Greinke with a fractured collarbone.Share Tweet
Norman Berman, ballboy for 1947 Dodgers, remembers Jackie RobinsonCNNSI.com Apr 12, 2013Very few people can give an insider's account of how Jackie Robinson changed the Dodgers and America. One, Norman Berman, shares his memories with Stephanie Apstein.Share Tweet
Charging the mound dangerous and foolishCNNSI.com Apr 12, 2013The Dodgers-Padres brouhaha is yet another example of the danger and stupidity of charging the mound, and MLB needs to finally do something about it, writes Joe Lemire.Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 12, 2013The Juice returns for season No. 6! It's almost eligible for free-agency! Stop by daily for news from the action, along with great photos, stats, video highlights and more. Oh, you mean there were other games Thursday besides the Los Angeles Dodgers-San…Share Tweet
Dodgers to celebrate Robinson's legacy all weekendMajor League Baseball celebrates Jackie Robinson Day on Monday, but the Dodgers and the City of Los Angeles will be celebrating all weekend.Share Tweet
Carlos Quentin Suspended Eight GamesApr 12Nomar Garciaparra on the MLB suspending Carlos Quentin eight games for his role in the bench-clearing brawl Thursday.
Baseball Comes To HollywoodApr 12Jayson Stark, Jerry Crasnick, and Jim Caple review the new Jackie Robinson movie, 42.
Brawl FalloutApr 12Buster Olney discusses the discipline Padres OF Carlos Quentin could receive for his role in the Dodgers-Padres brawl, the impact of Zack Greinke's injury on the Dodgers and the likelihood the Dodgers will retaliate.