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White Sox players Eddie Cicotte, Claude ?Lefty? Williams, Chick Gandil, Charles ?Swede? Risberg, Buck Weaver, Happy Felsh, Fred McMullen and ?Shoeless? Joe Jackson were banned for life in 1921 by Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis for throwing the 1919 World Series. The group initially faced criminal charges but were acquitted, prompting Landis to issue the suspension. |(Credit: AP)

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Notable MLB suspensions

Between gambling and drug use, baseball has seen its fair share of scandals and suspensions. These cases are a few that stick out.

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