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J-Roll deserved benching and more

Jimmy Rollins is one of Charlie Manuel's favorite players, but for the third time in their relationship, Manuel sent Rollins to the bench for his actions - or lack thereof - on the field.

"Hustle and be on time." Those are the only two rules that manager Charlie Manuel has for his players. Actually, a major league manager shouldn't even have to set those two things as rules. They should be standard operating procedure for players, but in these days of multi-million dollar players, they're not. In Thursday's game, Jimmy Rollins popped a ball up between home and the pitcher's mound... Recommended Stories

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