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MLB | Ugueth Urbina wants to pitch again in majors

Sat, 29 Dec 2012 10:45:41 -0800

Former MLB RP Ugueth Urbina, who is currently pitching for the Lions of Caracas in his native Venezuela, said he would like to play professional baseball in the United States again. The 38-year-old Urbina was released from prison Dec. 23, after serving 7 1/2 years in prison for attempted murder during a dispute over a gun in 2005.

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MLB | Ugueth Urbina freed

Wed, 26 Dec 2012 01:12:44 -0800

Former major league All-Star CL Ugueth Urbina spent Christmas as a free man after he was released from a Venezuelan prison after serving more than five years on an attempted-murder conviction. Urbina was accused of attacking multiple men on his property in November 2005, allegedly trying to set them on fire and going after at least one with a machete. He was convicted in March 2007 and given a 14-year sentence.

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MLB | Urbina sentenced to 14 years in prison

Wed, 28 Mar 2007 08:30:50 -0700

ESPN.com reports former Boston Red Sox RP Ugueth Urbina has been found guilty of illegal deprivation of liberty and violating a prohibition against taking justice into his own hands during a dispute over a gun Oct. 16, 2005. He has been sentenced to 14 years in prison.

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MLB | Urbina's Mother Says She was Extorted

Fri, 16 Dec 2005 09:52:48 -0800

ESPN.com reports free agent RP Ugueth Urbina's mother has alleged someone associated with the judiciary in Ugueth's attempted murder case offered to set him free in exchange for U.S. currency.

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MLB | Urbina Denied Bail

Wed, 14 Dec 2005 12:52:16 -0800

ESPN.com reports free agent RP Ugueth Urbina was denied bail in Venezuela.

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MLB | Urbina Still in Jail

Sun, 11 Dec 2005 17:31:22 -0800

Updating a previous item, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's T.R. Sullivan reports free agent RP Ugueth Urbina (Phillies) remains in jail in his native Venezuela for charges of attempted murder. Urbina stands accused of attacking five men who worked on his ranch.

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Phillies | Urbina Arrested, Charged with Attempted Murder

Tue, 08 Nov 2005 08:15:53 -0800

The Associated Press reports free agent RP Ugueth Urbina was arrested and charged with attempted murder in his native Venezuela. Urbina and a group of men allegedly attacked several of his employees at his family home with machetes and attempted to set them on fire. Urbina claims he was asleep at the time and had nothing to do with it. Five workers were injured, and one of them suffered burns on the back of his right arm. One of the five has accused Urbina as being one of them who threatened them with machetes and poured gasoline on them attempting to set them on fire.

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Phillies | Urbina Files for Free Agency

Tue, 01 Nov 2005 19:47:32 -0800

Updating a previous item, Sports Network reports Philadelphia Phillies RP Ugueth Urbina has filed for free agency as expected.

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Phillies | Urbina Expected to File for Free Agency

Sat, 29 Oct 2005 13:59:41 -0700

Ken Mandel, of Phillies.MLB.com, reports Philadelphia Phillies RP Ugueth Urbina is expected to file for free agency.

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Phillies | Urbina Questioned

Tue, 18 Oct 2005 23:57:37 -0700

According to The Associated Press, Philadelphia Phillies RP Ugueth Urbina was briefly questioned by police and then released as authorities investigated accusations that he assaulted several men after a party at his family's home in Venezuela.

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