Neagle pleads guilty, gets community service
GOLDEN, Colo. -- Former Colorado Rockies pitcher Denny Neagle has pleaded guilty to a charge of patronizing a prostitute and was sentenced to 40 hours of community service, prosecutors announced Wednesday.
Neagle's lawyer Harvey Steinberg entered the plea on his behalf Tuesday afternoon during an unscheduled hearing, district attorney spokeswoman Pam Russell said.
Neagle, who had faced up to six months in jail and a fine of $500, did not attend the hearing.
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