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Saturday, May 24, 2014

Braves 3B pulled from game after tantrum

The veteran third baseman threw a tantrum in the tunnel leading into the Braves clubhouse following a second-inning strikeout against the Colorado Rockies, forcing manager Fredi Gonzalez to remove him for Ramiro Pena in the top of the third.

A 73 OPS+, leads the league in GIDP, sorta nuts, and a three year extension that hasn’t even kicked in yet.

Robert in Manhattan Beach Posted: May 24, 2014 at 01:24 AM | 39 comment(s)
  Beats: braves, grow up already

 

 

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