SAN DIEGO (AP) - Padres slugger Carlos Quentin has rushed the mound and wrestled Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke to the ground after getting hit by a pitch, leading to a bench-clearing brawl between the teams.
After he was plunked on the left shoulder Thursday night, Quentin started walking toward the mound. Greinke appeared to say something and Quentin then charged the 2009 AL Cy Young Award winner. They dropped their shoulders and collided, and Quentin wrestled the pitcher to the ground. Both ended up on the bottom of a huge scrum.
Quentin was led off the field by teammate Mark Kotsay. Greinke walked off toward the Dodgers' dugout.
After the teams started going back to the dugouts and bullpens, Jerry Hairston Jr. came running across the field yelling and pointing at someone in the Padres' dugout and had to be restrained. Matt Kemp also was angry.
Advertisement
Advertisement

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Red Sox shoot for another win over Royals With its stalwart second baseman leading the way, Boston broke out of an ill-timed funk last night. What will Dustin Pedroia do for...
Thumbnail Dodgers' Seager continues to victimize Cubs   The Dodgers’ Corey Seager is one of the hottest players in the majors right now. But does a wily veteran hold the key to slowing down the 22-year-old...
Thumbnail Braves vs. Giants Prediction Can the under cash once more for bettors when the Braves visit the Giants at 4:05PM ET this afternoon?
Thumbnail A's have opportunity to steal series from Cards Oakland’s 13-21 mark vs. lefty starters is the worst in the American League. Still, the sheer unpredictability of Jaime Garcia gives Bob Melvin’s...
Thumbnail Mariners vs. White Sox Prediction Will the Mariners at least earn a split against the White Sox with a win today at 2:10PM ET in Chicago?
More inMLB Articles  

MLB Team Pages

Advertisement