NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Jordany Valdespin had a two-week absence from playing for his winter-ball club in the Dominican Republic because of a team-imposed suspension for insubordination, two sources told ESPNNewYork.
-- Adam Rubin

Rated a bad nut by Willy Wonka's squirrels. Zero discipline. Rubin suggests reuniting him with Minaya in S.D.