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Antonio Bastardo Fights Workout Equipment, Loses

Jun 16, 2012, 8:57 AM EDT

Phils reliever Antonio Bastardo wasn't available to pitch on Friday night after sustaining a busted up eye stemming from an altercation with a squat machine.
Phils reliever Antonio Bastardo wasn’t available to pitch on Friday night after sustaining a busted up eye stemming from an altercation with a squat machine. The Inquirer’s Matt Gelb has the story of man vs machine, which began after Bastardo allowed a run in Minnesota. 
The ghost of Ryan Madson’s chair still travels with the bullpen, apparently.