Found May 08, 2012 on Fangraphs:
PLAYERS: Carlos Zambrano
TEAMS: Miami Marlins
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Through all the tirades and tantrums that marred his eventual exit from Chicago, it can be easy to forget Carlos Zambrano is just 30 years old. This season, Zambrano is showing the world that he just might have something left in the tank. Through 41 innings, Zambrano is the proud owner of a 1.98 ...
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