Watch: Soto, Reds, Braves brawl this date '84

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.

Boxscore HERE

Lance McAlister

Lance McAlister

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