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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Ex-MLB star Chuck Knoblauch accused of assaulting ex-wife

And yet, still no justice for him hitting Keith Olberman’s mom.

Former Major League Baseball star Chuck Knoblauch was arrested Wednesday night and accused of assaulting his ex-wife.

Knoblauch, 46, is charged with assault of a family member after allegedly hitting Cheri Knoblauch.
They divorced in 2012.

Memorial Village police officers arrested Knoblauch and he was released after posting a $10,000 bond.

This isn’t the Knoblauch’s first brush with the law. He was convicted of hitting Stacey Stelmach, who he was married to at the time, in 2010. He was sentenced to one year of probation in that case.

 

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: July 24, 2014 at 03:43 PM | 21 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: chuck knoblauch, domestic violence, royals, twins, yankees

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   1. Tulo's Fishy Mullet (mrams) Posted: July 24, 2014 at 05:24 PM (#4757188)
Does this mean Puckett will be removed from the Twins HOF?
   2. Batman Posted: July 24, 2014 at 05:32 PM (#4757192)
   3. madvillain Posted: July 24, 2014 at 05:39 PM (#4757195)
I can tell you one thing, his wife wasn't anywhere near 1st base.
   4. Jim (jimmuscomp) Posted: July 24, 2014 at 05:46 PM (#4757198)
#3 is simultaneously amazing and awful.
   5. RMc is a fine piece of cheese Posted: July 24, 2014 at 05:46 PM (#4757199)
Re 3: Ouch!
   6. 'zop sympathizes with the wrong ####### people Posted: July 24, 2014 at 05:49 PM (#4757203)
I dunno, I thought #3 was a good effort, but wide of the mark.
   7. Tilden Katz Posted: July 24, 2014 at 05:55 PM (#4757207)
The Yankees of the 1990's sure don't have a great track record when it comes to not running afoul of the law.
   8. My name is Votto, and I love to get blotto Posted: July 24, 2014 at 05:56 PM (#4757208)
I recently learned that "knoblauch" is German for "garlic".
   9. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: July 24, 2014 at 05:57 PM (#4757209)
"Your honor, I was trying to hit the dog, which was on the other side of the room."
   10. Swoboda is freedom Posted: July 24, 2014 at 06:05 PM (#4757212)
Did Knoblauch marry Olbermann's mother? Cause he has a long history of hitting her.
   11. What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face? Posted: July 24, 2014 at 06:28 PM (#4757218)
"Your honor, my career ISO was only .117. So yeah, I make a lot of contact, but it's not like I do that much damage."
   12. Ray (RDP) Posted: July 24, 2014 at 07:22 PM (#4757227)
My god, he's been out of the game for 12 years already.
   13. Der-K and the statistical werewolves. Posted: July 24, 2014 at 07:53 PM (#4757239)
Masta Ace would like to retract his earlier comments.
   14. The Id of SugarBear Blanks Posted: July 24, 2014 at 08:02 PM (#4757242)
Looks like sh!t in his mugshot.
   15. PreservedFish Posted: July 24, 2014 at 08:24 PM (#4757249)
There's no earthly way I would recognize him if I saw him on the street.
   16. joeysdadjoe Posted: July 24, 2014 at 09:27 PM (#4757285)
I think #3 wins the thread.
   17. Bruce Markusen Posted: July 24, 2014 at 09:31 PM (#4757287)
He looks more like John Kruk than Chuck Knoblauch.
   18. Jose Is The Most Absurd Thing on the Site Posted: July 24, 2014 at 10:14 PM (#4757309)
Looks like sh!t in his mugshot.


I think that is probably true of most mug shots.
   19. Dale Sams Posted: July 24, 2014 at 10:40 PM (#4757324)
The Yankees of the 1990's sure don't have a great track record when it comes to not running afoul of the law.


All still eligible for the HOF and to throw out baseballs, coach...etc...etc...
   20. Obo Posted: July 24, 2014 at 11:25 PM (#4757345)
I think that is probably true of most mug shots.

Indeed. After all, you're generally seeing people on one of the worst days of their entire lives.
   21. Ray (RDP) Posted: July 25, 2014 at 12:26 AM (#4757369)
Yeah, but he seems to have gained a lot of weight, at least judging by his face.

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