Found December 26, 2012 on Hall of Very Good:
PLAYERS: Ugueth Urbina
It's the kind of Christmas story that makes absolutely no one (probably) all warm and fuzzy...former big leaguer Ugueth Urbina has been released from prison.Wait, you didn't know the two-time All-Star was in prison? Let me get you up to speed. Urbina was arrested by Venezuelan police in 2005 after he allegedly attacked five farm workers with a machete. Yes, a machete!  To make matters worse (if they can be), he then attempted to set the five guys on fire.The one-time closer, who denied his involvement in the attack, was sentenced to 14 years, but, now, well...he's out.  The kicker...dude is, according to reports, throwing in the 90s. Now, will there be a team ballsy enough to sign the 38-year-old?Urbina led the National League in saves as a member of the Expos in 1999 and stacked up 237 during his Major League career. In 2003, he was a member of the World Champion Florida Marlins.(@JuanUrbina51)

Ugueth Urbina Released From Venezuelan Prison After Five Years

Former Red Sox reliever Ugueth Urbina was released from a Venezuelan prison on Wednesday after serving five years for attempted murder. Urbina was sentenced to 14 years in 2007 after attacking five workers on his farm who he suspected stole a gun from him. Urbina attacked the men with a machete and attempted to pour gasoline on them. A MACHETE PEOPLE, A MACHETE. According to Deadspin...

Former Phillies Reliever Ugueth Urbina is Out of Prison, Wants to Pitch

Finalmente con mi Padre!… — Juan Urbina (@JuanUrbina51) December 23, 2012 Remember this face? He was most recently seen in a Venezuelan court room and before that pitching for the Philadelphia Phillies in 2005. After the season, Urbina was involved in an incident that led to him being charged...

Uggie Urbina Still Throws 90, Still Attempted To Turn Workers In To Human Molotov Cocktails

Former MLB closer Ugueth “Uggie” Urbina was released from a Venezuelan prison five and a half years in to his 14 year sentence for trying to make his workers in to human Moltov cocktails and hacking them up with a machete, all because he thought they stole one of his guns. I’ve never been to Venezuelan prison, but I can imagine five and a half years probably felt like 14,...

Ugueth Urbina released from the slammer

Hide yo kids, hide yo wife!

Ugueth Urbina Apparently Out of Prison, Poses for Photo Alongside Son (Photo)

Ugueth Urbina is a free man. Or so it seems. The former big league closer recently posed for a photo alongside his son, Juan, which was then posted on Twitter. It’s the first we’ve heard of Urbina in quite some time, as he was sent to prison in 2007 after being convicted of attempted murder. Urbina, who bounced around throughout his career, was arrested by Venezuelan police in...

Ugueth Urbina released from prison five years after setting people on fire

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