Braves’ Marcell Ozuna Arrested for DUI

20 AUGUST 2022

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Marcell Ozuna was arrested early Friday morning and accused of driving affected by liquor.

It was the second arrest in as numerous years for Ozuna.

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He was arrested on May 29, 2021, on charges of exasperated attack by strangulation and battery

The team said in a proclamation. "Our association views these issues exceptionally in a serious way and are clearly disheartened by the circumstance.

Ozuna's was not in Friday's lineup - the fifth consecutive game he has missed because of a lackluster showing on the field

Ozuna, 31, is in his third season in Atlanta and in the second year of a $65 million, four-year contract.

Ozuna is hitting .214 with 20 homers and 46 RBI this season.

Marcell Ozuna's arrest makes him even less likely to play