By now, you’ve heard the tale … or you saw the stat line and threw up a little.
Zambrano surrendered five home runs in a dismal start and then tossed inside twice on Chipper Jones, hit him and got run. He cleared out his locker and talked retirement, prompting the Cubs to place the mercurial starter on the Disqualified List. Basically, Jim Hendry and the club said “Enough!” and suspended him for 30 days without pay.
The union is set to appeal on Monday.