Nov 16, 2012, 10:36 AM EST
Federal prosecutors in Los Angeles are asking that former All-Star outfielder Lenny Dykstra serve a 21/2-year prison sentence for pleading guilty to bankruptcy fraud and money laundering. Prosecutors said in court documents filed Thursday that a 30-month sentence is appropriate for Dykstra because he has acted as if he was above the law for years.
He’s already doing three years for other stuff. And frankly, given how many charges were thrown at him here, he should probably count himself lucky that he may only get two and a half more years.
Mar 5, 2015, 2:04 PM EST(Edit)
He probably won’t be, though.
Mar 5, 2015, 1:13 PM EST(Edit)
He would then return to Korea, where the 28-year-old was a former MVP.
Mar 5, 2015, 11:39 AM EST(Edit)
The union and the league are butting heads, but the deadlock should soon be broken.
Mar 5, 2015, 10:47 AM EST(Edit)
“I used to throw hard. Now, not so hard.”
Mar 5, 2015, 10:15 AM EST(Edit)
Why hasn’t Ethier been traded yet?
Mar 5, 2015, 9:12 AM EST(Edit)
Coke is Chicago-bound.
Mar 5, 2015, 8:43 AM EST(Edit)
And the fact that they are being leaked is unconscionable
Mar 5, 2015, 7:53 AM EST(Edit)
I guess it’s spring training for tabloid headline writers too.
Mar 4, 2015, 11:59 PM EST(Edit)
MLB.com’s Alden Gonzalez has an update on the ongoing extension negotiations between Angels general manager Jerry Dipoto and veteran closer Huston Street …
Mar 4, 2015, 10:26 PM EST(Edit)
Suspending Hamilton for a year would serve no purpose punitive systems are designed to serve. And would most likely not serve Josh Hamilton at all.
Mar 4, 2015, 9:52 PM EST(Edit)
A four-person panel appointed by Major League Baseball to decide how Josh Hamilton should be handled following his recent relapse that involved at least cocaine has reportedly reached a stalemate.
Mar 4, 2015, 9:04 PM EST(Edit)
The deal includes an invitation to the major league side of spring training, though Miller seems doubtful to win a spot on Tampa Bay’s Opening Day roster.
Mar 4, 2015, 8:21 PM EST(Edit)
Royals reliever Tim Collins missed time last season with a flexor strain in his left elbow and again had an issue with the joint Wednesday in his 2015 Cactus League debut …
Mar 4, 2015, 6:22 PM EST(Edit)
He successfully rehabbed a torn UCL in his right elbow last season and the Yankees’ fingers remain crossed that the 26-year-old from Japan will be able to avoid Tommy John elbow reconstructive surgery.
Mar 4, 2015, 4:50 PM EST(Edit)
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