Carlos Zambrano threw a no-hitter, made three All-Star teams and
earned more than $100 million as a major leaguer. The next pitch
the former Chicago Cub and Miami Marlin throws will come on a much
According to Carrie Muskat of MLB.com, the temperamental Zambrano — who pitched for
Venezuela in this year’s World Baseball Classic — is
taking his talents to the independent leagues.
In case you missed it, Carlos Zambrano has signed with the Long
Island Ducks of the Atlantic League. #Cubs
Being stuck in the Atlantic League isn’t all bad news for
Zambrano, though. Just last year, both Roger Clemens and Scott Kazmir pitched for the league’s
Sugar Land Skeeters, and Kazmir is back in the bigs with the
Cleveland Indians — though things aren’t going exceptionally well for him.