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Toronto Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista flipped his bat emphatically after a home run Wednesday even though it came in the eighth inning and cut his team’s deficit from five runs to four.
The Atlanta Braves weren’t pleased, and pitcher Julio Teheran plunked him with a pitch in the first inning Thursday, per ESPN.com. The two dugouts were warned since benches emptied after his long ball Wednesday.
This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.
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