A war of words ignited by Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips Monday turned physical a day later.
Cardinals manager Tony La Russa and Reds manager Dusty Baker were both ejected Tuesday night in Cincinnati after a benches-clearing incident between the two teams.
The scuffle began as Phillips stepped into the batter's box during the bottom of the first inning at Great American Ballpark and began to jaw with St.
Here's what is happening around baseball on Wednesday May 5, 2010: o. Lack of hustle is dogging Brandon Phillips again. Reds manager Dusty Baker had a chat with his second baseman before Wednesday's game after Phillips failed to run... Read Post
Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips has always been an outspoken guy, and on occasion his words have started some fires. There was, for example, the time he called the St. Louis Cardinals—and I quote—”little bitches” bef... Read Post