Indians' Ubaldo Jimenez Suspended Five Games For Plunking Rockies' Troy Tulowitzki

Tuesday April 3rd, 2012

There's apparently no love lost between Cleveland Indians hurler Ubaldo Jimenez and his former team, the Colorado Rockies -- reports that Jimenez has been suspended five games for throwing at former teammate Troy Tulowitzki.

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Jimenez drilled Tulowitzki in the elbow in the first inning of yesterday's 12-10 Tribe win. Both benches cleared, but no punches were thrown.

Jimenez told reporters later that he saw no reason for a suspension, insisting that "Players are hit by pitches every day," but apparently Major League Baseball saw otherwise.

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