Was Dodgers’ Padilla Shot By Own Bodyguard?

According to a Nicaraguan newspaper, Los Angeles Dodgers’ pitcher Vicente Padilla didn’t exactly pull a Plaxico when he was accidentally shot in the right leg on Sunday in the town of Masaya. He was target shooting, said THE JOURNAL OF THE NICARAGUANS, which as far as I know is totally legal there.

However, there is another report that although still considered an accident at the shooting range, Padilla was in fact shot by his own bodyguard. Whoops, sorry boss. There goes the Christmas bonus. Read more…