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Differing views of the unwritten rules

Tuesday's brawl between the Diamondbacks and Dodgers got ugly in a hurry

Originally Published: June 12, 2013
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

You've heard of the Battle of Gettysburg, the Battle of Waterloo, the Battle of Wounded Knee?

Tuesday night at Chavez Ravine, the Dodgers and Diamondbacks fought the Battle of the Unwritten Rule book.

We're talking about a book that never seems to get around to rolling off the presses. Ever. And is never available in a bookstore, or dugout, near you. Ever.

But it continues to serve as a guide for hundreds of players and managers any time something goes slightly amiss in these ...

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