Re: Buster Olney says scouts are raving about Mike Leake
Originally Posted by dougdirt
People plead out to lesser charges all of the time because it is a lot easier for the court system.
And also because it didn't meet the legal grounds for what constituted "theft." If the prosecutors truly thought it was stealing, they would have charged him with such.
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