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By Ted Cruz
Israel saves its enemies; Hamas endangers its friends
Topic - Eric Hinske
Major League Baseball came down hard on the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday, handing out eight suspensions and a dozen fines as punishment for a bench-clearing brawl.
In all, eight members of the Arizona and Los Angeles organizations were suspended by Major League Baseball Senior Vice President Joe Garagiola Jr.
Brandon Lyon has not found a groove since coming off the disabled list.
Eric Hinske is staying with the Atlanta Braves, agreeing to a one-year contract Thursday as the team decided not to offer a 2011 contract to outfielder Matt Diaz.
San Francisco rallied for a 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Brooks Conrad's third error of the game to claim the lead in the NL division series Sunday.
"He was as intimidating as hell," Hinske added.
"I've been a model citizen in this league for 12 years," Hinske said. "And then there's Puig, who's been in the league for 12 days and he gets no games. So you tell me what's right."