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2005 WaPo Piece on Ponson

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On 2/3/2017 at 6:46 AM, weams said:

Ponson territory.

Pirates third baseman Jung Ho Kang earned his third DUI arrest in South Korea in December

 

 

And has checked into rehab and will likely miss the start of spring training (as well as losing his spot on the Korean WBC team).

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3 minutes ago, SteveA said:

And has checked into rehab and will likely miss the start of spring training (as well as losing his spot on the Korean WBC team).

I was surprised to find out he waited that long to go into rehab.  I would have thought it would have happened shortly after the arrest.

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Were the details of the financial settlement with the Orioles ever released? They terminated his contract and Ponson appealed. I'm pretty sure there was a hush hush settlement, but maybe some details leaked? I can't find anything. 

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3 minutes ago, Ohfan67 said:

Were the details of the financial settlement with the Orioles ever released? They terminated his contract and Ponson appealed. I'm pretty sure there was a hush hush settlement, but maybe some details leaked? I can't find anything. 

I've never seen a figure. 

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