Recently, former White Sox and Red Sox catcher Carlton Fisk got drunk and drove his truck into a cornfield. He’s facing some serious drunk driving charges. And now this: Former Chicago Cubs and Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman and most recently D-Backs television color analyst Mark Grace was sentenced to jail on DUI charges. The “lovable” drunk that used to hang out a lot at Durkin’s on the North side of Chicago trolling for Lincoln Park Trixie booty is now in major trouble. The man who popularized the term “slumpbuster” now has far more bigger issues than sleeping with a
A grand jury indicted Grace on Oct. 3 on four felony counts of aggravated driving or actual physical control while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or drugs. Grace faces between one and 3.75 years in prison on each count. He’s been sentenced to four years in jail and two years probation.
From Hardball Talk:
This being Maricopa County, Arizona, I assume that means he’s going to be in Sheriff Joe Arpaio...