Dodgers & Diamondbacks Have Bench Clearing Brawl – VIDEO
This is video of a bench-clearing between the Los Angles Dodgers, and the Arizona Diamondbacks, on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, California.
In the bottom of the sixth inning, Los Angeles rookie outfielder Yasiel Puig was hit in the face on a pitch by Arizona’s Ian Kennedy.
A half-inning later, in the top of the seventh inning,In the top of the seventh, Dodgers pitch Zack Greinke hit Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero in the back, drawing a warning from the umpire. Both teams went on the field, but with no punches thrown.
Then, in the bottom half of the seventh, Kennedy hit Greinke in the upper left shoulder. The ball then deflected off Greinke’s helmet, and that’s when the hostilities really started.
Kennedy, along with manager Kirk Gibson, and coach Turner Ward, were all ejected for the Diamondbacks, while Puig, along with reliever Ronald Belisario, and hitting coach Mark McGwire were ejected for the Dodgers.
The Dodgers went on to win, 5-3, with the two teams meeting again on Wednesday night.