Originally written on Rumors and Rants  |  Last updated 11/19/14
As most of you have probably heard by now, the San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers got into a pretty serious brawl during their game Thursday night. When all was said and done, three players had been ejected and Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke had suffered a broken collarbone that will keep him out at least two months. In the bottom of the sixth inning, Padres slugger Carlos Quentin stood in to face Greinke. On a 3-2 pitch with no outs, the Dodgers’ hurler threw up and in and hit Quentin on his left arm. San Diego’s left fielder didn’t take kindly to that and took a few steps in front of home plate as he stared at the 29-year-old righty. Then Greinke said something that clearly set Quentin off, and he charged the mound. The 195-pound Greinke braced himself and lowered his left shoulder into the 240-pound Quentin and the two collided in front of the mound. Then both benches emptied, as did the bullpens and play was halted for 13 minutes. Several other little fights broke o...
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