On this date:June 16, 1984
Fulton County Stadium, Atlanta
Final: Reds 2 Braves 1
Braves outfielder Claudell Washington had homered off Reds pitcher Mario Soto in the first inning. Soto then knocked Washington down with a pitch in the third inning. Things got really heated in the 5th inning.....and it was on.
Soto wound up with a five game suspension and a $5,000 fine.
Washington was suspended three games and fined $1,000.