For whatever reason the pitcher wasn’t even getting ready, Layne told a pool reporter. Who got crossed up, I’m not placing blame on anybody because I don’t know. He just wasn’t ready. Hadn’t thrown a pitch. … The last thing I want to do is get somebody hurt. It’s already a messed-up situation.
Layne said a report would be sent to Major League Baseball.
Whoever’s at fault on the Phillies’ side should have to answer to Major League Baseball, Layne said.
MLB determined that Layne handled the situation correctly, sources told ESPN’s Buster Olney, adding that the Phillies will receive a formal warning letter from the league.
Kapler said Milner warmed up earlier in the game.
The ongoing probe was first reported by WFAA-TV in Dallas after they interviewed Boykin’s former girlfriend about the incident. Shabrika Bailey accused the former TCU quarterback of breaking her jaw in two places during an argument over a text message last week. Bailey accused Boykin of choking her until she passed out before she woke up in puddle of blood on the floor. She said hours later Boykin drove her to a local hospital, where she was released three days later.
I understand the Seahawks decision to release me, Boykin said in a statement obtained by NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. The story that was reported casts a bad light on the organization and on me. I want to be clear that the story is false. The police have taken statements from the accuser, another witness and me. All of these statements confirm that I was not involved in the Quality Cheap Jerseys physical altercation. This woman has lied about me and it has cost me my job. I know guilt by association is real. This person has fabricated a story and I am Rg3 Cheap Jerseys suffering the consequences. I will let the legal system run its course and I know I will be vindicated.
Seattle cut Boykin hours after the allegations were made public. Boykin hasn’t been arrested or charged. He is subject to potential NFL discipline under the league’s personal conduct policy regardless of whether or not he is charged.