Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Baseball

Report: Padres’ Tucupita Marcano Faces Lifetime Ban for MLB Betting; 4 Extra in Probe

Timothy Rapp @@TRappaRT Featured Columnist IV June 3, 2024 Adam Glanzman/MLB Photos via Getty Images San Diego Padres infielder Tucupita Marcano is reportedly facing a lifetime ban from baseball for violating MLB’s gambling policy, according to ESPN’s Jeff Passan and Jared Diamond and Lindsey Adler of the Wall Street Journal. Jeff Passan @JeffPassan San Diego

Report: Padres’ Tucupita Marcano Faces Lifetime Ban for MLB Betting; 4 Extra in Probe

Timothy Rapp@@TRappaRTX.com LogoFeatured Columnist IVJune 3, 2024

PEORIA, AZ - FEBRUARY 20: Tucupita Marcano #16 of the San Diego Padres poses for a photo during the San Diego Padres Photo Day at Peoria Sports Complex on Tuesday, February 20, 2024 in Peoria, Arizona. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Adam Glanzman/MLB Photographs through Getty Pictures

San Diego Padres infielder Tucupita Marcano is reportedly dealing with a lifetime ban from baseball for violating MLB’s playing coverage, in line with ESPN’s Jeff Passan and Jared Diamond and Lindsey Adler of the Wall Road Journal.

Jeff Passan @JeffPassan

San Diego Padres infielder Tucupita Marcano is dealing with a possible lifetime ban for betting on baseball, sources inform ESPN.

Whereas Main League Baseball’s investigation into Marcano shouldn’t be full, a penalty, as @lindseyadler and @jareddiamond reported, could possibly be imminent.

Per the WSJ’s report, “Marcano, 24 years outdated, has been accused of betting on video games involving the Pittsburgh Pirates final season whereas he was on the injured record for that group.”

4 different gamers are additionally reportedly dealing with punishments for betting on video games on the minor league stage, in line with Diamond and Adler.

The WSJ report added that Marcano’s “final punishment hasn’t been finalized, pending ongoing negotiations between MLB and the MLB Gamers Affiliation.”

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

The Padres launched the next assertion: “We’re conscious of an lively investigation by Main League Baseball concerning a matter that occurred when the participant in query was a member of one other group and never affiliated with the Padres. We is not going to have any additional remark till the investigative course of has been accomplished.”

The 24-year-old final performed an MLB sport within the 2023 season with the Pirates. For his profession, he is hit .217 with 5 homers and 34 RBI in 149 video games.

Baseball has been immersed in playing scandals this 12 months, most notably the one involving Shohei Ohtani’s former translator, Ippei Mizuhara, who pleaded guilty to stealing over $16 million from the Los Angeles Dodgers famous person to repay money owed to an unlawful bookmaker. Ohtani was not concerned within the scandal and has been cleared of any potential wrongdoing.

Ohtani’s former teammate on the Los Angeles Angels, David Fletcher, is being investigated for allegedly playing with Matthew Bowyer, the identical unlawful bookie that Mizuhara used, in line with ESPN’s T.J. Quinn. Nevertheless, Fletcher shouldn’t be being accused of betting on baseball.

Former minor leaguer and Fletcher’s pal, Colby Schultz, is being accused of betting on baseball—together with Angels video games involving Schultz—whereas utilizing Bowyer as his bookie, per Quinn.

“Authorities cooperation might be essential in a case like this the place we do not have proof,” an MLB supply advised Quinn.

Read More

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

NBA

The UConn Huskies will have coach Dan Hurley back with the program for the foreseeable future. On Monday, Hurley turned down interest from the...

NFL

Opinion | Is America Getting Interest Rates Wrong? https://www.nytimes.com/2024/06/11/opinion/interest-rates.html U.S. World Business Arts Lifestyle Opinion Audio Games Cooking Wirecutter The Athletic Advertisement SKIP ADVERTISEMENT...

NBA

Doric Sam June 10, 2024 Andy Lyons/Getty Images Xander Schauffele had the pleasure of walking the green with Michael Jordan, but he became one...

NFL

Dustin Poirier is conflicted as he tries to come to a definitive decision about his fighting future. Poirier (30-8 MMA, 22-7 UFC) made it...

NFL

(RTTNews) - Indian shares may open a tad lower on Wednesday as investors react to mixed global cues and await industrial production and retail...

WWE

Please enable JS and disable any ad blocker

WWE

Cody Rhodes ended Roman Reigns' historic WWE title reign at WrestleMania 40. (Credit: WWE/Getty ... [+] Images) Getty Images WWE is going international once...

WWE

WWE is not falling short of keeping fans entertained this year. Apart from its regular PLEs, the company also partnered up with Fanatics Events...

WWE

With UFC and WWE now operating under the same umbrella as TKO Group Holdings, it’s impossible to avoid questions about the two organizations promoting...

WWE

If you smell what The Rock is cooking, it’s probably in a luxury kitchen. TKO, the owner of World Wrestling Entertainment, in a filing...

American Football

Matt Holder May 25, 2024 The 1 Move Every NFL Team Still Needs to Make in 2024 Offseason 0 of 8 Ryan Kang/Getty Images...

WWE

Hours after Pat McAfee issued an apology for referring to Caitlin Clark as a “white bitch,” he used similar phrasing during the WWE “Monday...

Basketball

Oops! The page you requested was not found. It is possible you typed the address incorrectly or the page no longer exists. PR.com Home...

Advertisement