Site Mascot Jonathan Papelbon is at it again, this time flinging his venom towards his current employer, the Washington Nationals.
Acccording to Rob Bradford of WEEI, Paps is filing a grievance against the Nats in regards to a salary dispute stemming from his suspension last season. When Washington suspended the controversial closer for four games after his memorable assault on teammate Bryce Harper, they did so without pay. Papelbon and his representatives are claiming that there is no precedent in denying Paps his salary.
No date has been set for a hearing.
I think this tweet says it all: