View Full Version : Flubs waive Sham-Me fine...

02-05-2005, 03:17 PM
http://www.rotoworld.com/content/playerpages/player_main.asp?leaguenum=&sport=MLB&id=4344Latest News Feb. 5, 2005 - 2:34 pm et
The Cubs reportedly have waived Sammy Sosa's fine of $87,400 for skipping out on the team on the last day of the season.
Sosa was fined one day's pay for leaving without permission, something that played a big part in the Cubs' decision to move him.
Source: Arlington Heights Daily Herald (http://www.dailyherald.com/sports/cubs.asp?intID=38388105)

Ol' No. 2
02-05-2005, 04:05 PM
http://www.rotoworld.com/content/playerpages/player_main.asp?leaguenum=&sport=MLB&id=4344Really big of them considering there was no chance they were going to collect it.

02-05-2005, 04:59 PM
In other news, the Tribune company cut back the circulation of this Sunday's paper by about $87,000.

02-06-2005, 08:02 AM
What's $87,000 when you just paid $12 M to get rid of him? Chump change.

02-06-2005, 10:50 PM
It still pisses me off though. That dude didn't even show up for work, yet he gets to keep $87,000 for doing nothing.

02-12-2005, 10:32 PM
They're still paying his salary, aren't they? Just dock him.