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Michaels gets probation, community service for fight

Updated: January 20, 2006, 5:02 PM ET
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PHILADELPHIA -- Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Jason Michaels agreed Friday to complete 100 hours of community service to settle charges that he allegedly assaulted a city police officer.

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"I'm glad this matter has been resolved," Michaels, 29, told the Philadelphia Inquirer after the sentencing in Philadelphia Municipal Court. "Basically, I'm looking forward to spring training."

Under the terms of a program for first-time offenders, Michaels can seek to have his ...

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