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Sammy Sosa's corked bat

On June 3, 2003, in a game against the Devil Rays, Sammy Sosa was ejected in the first inning after umpires found cork in his shattered bat. Sosa told reporters that it was an honest mistake. "I use that bat for batting practice," he said. "It's something that I take the blame for. It's a... Chris Walker, Chicago Tribune
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