Originally written on Diamond Hoggers  |  Last updated 11/15/14
It was a while back that we pointed to 10 cent beer night in Cleveland as a hallmark event that was evidence that Cleveland is the ******** of America. And I don’t care who I offended and I don’t care that many of my good friends and family members are Cleveland fans. Here’s the latest nugget that proves Cleveland is full of ******, bitter, crummy, scummy individuals. Poor Tanner Scheppers found out the hard way: Rangers relief pitcher Tanner Scheppers was attacked Thursday night while getting food on a street in Cleveland. According to Scheppers, “several young males” jumped and “sucker-punched” him. Scheppers received a black eye and other minor injuries, and he did not make an appearance in Friday’s game against the Indians. The pitcher is also suffering from a headache. Scheppers filed a report with police, but it’s doubtful that anyone will be caught. Police also told Scheppers that this “happens a lot.” What a shame. Like, not just a shame that Scheppers got punched by one of ...
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