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Carlos Zambrano and the blame game

Cubs starter will point the finger at anyone and everyone, but never, ever at himself

Originally Published: June 5, 2011
By Gene Wojciechowski | ESPN.com

What do Carlos Zambrano and his bat have in common? They both snapped.

You could see this latest meltdown -- one in a lonnnnnnng line of nut-job moments by the Chicago Cubs starter -- coming for days. And after what he said about his teammates Sunday, Cubs management ought to suspend him for days, weeks, months or, in a perfect world, the remainder of the season.

On Tuesday an angry Zambrano (is there any other kind?) broke a bat over his knee after striking out in a game against the ...

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