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JOSE OFFERMAN RUMORS

Player attacked with bat by Jose Offerman wins $1M in lawsuit

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A lawyer says a Connecticut minor league baseball player hit by former major leaguer Jose Offerman in a 2007 baseball bat attack has won nearly $1 million in a lawsuit. A jury Tuesday awarded $940,000 to Bridgeport Bluefish catcher Johnathan Nathans, who wanted $4.8 million. Nathans’ lawyer Josh Koskoff says he’s still affected by a head injury he suffered...
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Former Red Sox Infielder Jose Offerman Denies Avoiding Lawsuit Stemming From 2007 Bat Attack

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Ex-major leaguer Jose Offerman said Monday he is not trying to avoid a U.S. lawsuit for attacking two opposing players with a baseball bat during a minor league game in Connecticut six years ago. The two-time All-Star infielder said he is “not missing” as a lawyer has suggested, but living in his homeland of the Dominican Republic. The...
Via NESN.com
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Offerman AWOL during attack lawsuit

Six years after attacking two opposing players with a bat during a minor league baseball game in Connecticut, ex-major leaguer Jose Offerman is nowhere to be found. As a federal lawsuit over the attack heads to trial, the attorney for the journeyman catcher whose career was ended with a swing of Offerman's bat doesn't know where the two-time All-Star is -- and doesn'...
Via AP on Fox
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss
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