Team also considers alcohol ban on road

Updated: May 4, 2007, 7:26 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Cardinals banned alcohol from the clubhouse on Friday, five days after the alcohol-related fatal accident of pitcher Josh Hancock.

Manager Tony La Russa said general manager Walt Jocketty made the decision earlier Friday without consulting players. La Russa said it was a largely symbolic move since players don't drink much in the clubhouse anyway.

The team is also considering an alcohol ban on the road and debating whether to ban alcohol on certain charter ...

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