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09-07-2001, 10:19 AM
Team officials would only say that Irabu had "violated the terms of his contract" when the suspension without pay was announced on Aug. 29.

Japan's Kyodo News Service subsequently reported that Irabu had to be hospitalized one day before a scheduled rehab start after he went on a drinking binge while the Lynx were in Buffalo.

So that's the guy who kept my glass full a couple of nights ago at the Buffalo Brew Club.