ESPN Baseball Writer Howard Bryant Charged With Domestic Assault
Howard Bryant an ESPN baseball writer and author one of the best baseball books I’ve ever read, Juicing the Game: Drugs, Power, and the Fight for the Soul of Major League Baseball, was arrested Saturday afternoon for assaulting his estranged wife and striking a police officer. The 42-year-old has reportedly been charged with domestic assault and battery, assault and battery on a police officer and resisting arrest.
Five witnesses gave statements saying they Bryant arguing with a woman and then choking her as he pushed her into a car, police said.
Bryant, an author of three books, was released on $5,000 bail later that day.