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Mariners | Bastida Suspended for Hitting Pitcher with Bat

The Associated Press reports the Seattle Mariners suspended IF Evel Bastida who was playing at Single-A Inland, for the rest of the season and are contemplating releasing him after charging the mound and hitting the pitcher with a baseball bat. Bastida was fined an undisclosed amount by the California League and could face felony assault charges. Bastida was hit by a pitch and charged the mound and struck Lancaster P Josh Kranawetter in the back with the bat.

2003-08-22 11:43:37 | Source:

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