Miguel Olivo went all Mike Tyson on Alex Guerrero in a fight Tuesday at AAA Albuquerque

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The details are still streaming in on this one. Here’s FOX Sports’ Jon Morosi

The two are teammates with the Albuquerque Isotopes, the Triple-A affiliate of the Dodgers. Guerrero was signed this winter to a four-year, $28 million contract after defecting from his native Cuba and was batting .368/.411/.737 with 10 home runs and 29 RBI in 32 games entering play on Tuesday afternoon.

This image from the blog Sting ‘Em Bees appears to show the exact moment Olivo bit Guerrero …

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Report: David Price to pay each Dodgers minor leaguer $1,000 out of his own pocket

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Francys Romero reports that, according to his sources, Dodgers pitcher David Price will pay $1,000 out of his own money to each Dodgers minor leaguer who is not on the 40-man roster during the month of June.

That’s a pretty amazing gesture from Price. It’s also extraordinarily telling that such a gesture is even necessary.

Under a March agreement with Major League Baseball, minor leaguers have been receiving financial assistance that is set to expire at the end of May. Baseball America reported earlier this week that the Dodgers will continue to pay their minor leaguers $400 per week past May 31, but it is unclear how long such payments would go. Even if one were to assume that the payments will continue throughout the month of June, however, it’s worth noting that $400 a week is not a substantial amount of money for players to live on, on which to support families, and on which to train and remain ready to play baseball if and when they are asked to return.

Price’s generosity should be lauded here, but this should not be considered a feel-good story overall. Major League Baseball, which has always woefully underpaid its minor leaguers has left them in a vulnerable position once again.