Tag: John Rains

Ojeda-Rains Brawl Leads to Suspensions

Nevada 2B John Rains was suspended for 4-games for his role in tonight’s brawl with Denver

The first brawl of the year during a Denver Danger-Nevada Speeders game has led to the first suspensions of the season between the two main antagonists.

The bench clearing brouhaha occurred after Speeders second baseman John Rains charged the mound after being hit by a pitch from Danger southpaw Rich “Cactus” Ojeda. Ojeda had just given up a solo homer to Jose Torres, a towering shot to center-right field that tied the game in the bottom of the 1st inning. Continue reading “Ojeda-Rains Brawl Leads to Suspensions”