Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/17/14
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Davey Johnson says Joe Maddon should ''read the rulebook.'' Maddon says the rulebook shouldn't always rule in the ''self-policing'' world of major league baseball -- and that if anyone was cheating, it was Johnson. The managers of the Washington Nationals and Tampa Bay Rays weren't exactly playing kiss-and-make-up Wednesday in baseball's latest spat: Johnson's decision to challenge Tampa Bay reliever Joel Peralta's glove in Washington's 5-4 loss the night before. The umpires found pine tar on Peralta's glove. He was ejected from the game and expects a suspension of up to 10 days from Major League Baseball. The league office said it was investigating the incident and that no decision would be announced Wednesday. Maddon was furious after the game, calling Johnson's actions ''cowardly,'' ''bush'' and ''bogus.'' Johnson knew about the pine tar because he had inside informa...
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