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Pirates' Navarro arrested for DUI

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Christopher Horner | Tribune-Review
The Pirates' Yamaico Navarro scores on a wild pitch past Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee during the sixth inning Saturday, April 7, 2012, at PNC Park.
Thursday, July 5, 2012, 8:32 p.m.
 

Pirates minor leaguer Yamaico Navarro was arrested Wednesday for driving under the influence in Indianapolis.

Navarro, 24, was released after spending one night in jail. Pirates general manager Neal Huntington said Navarro will be disciplined by the team.

“We are thankful that this situation did not result in injury to anyone or in damage to any property,” Huntington said in a prepared statement. “Navarro will be offered an evaluation and appropriate counseling by the Pittsburgh Pirates in an effort to see that this situation does not occur again.”

Navarro, an infielder, appeared in 25 games this season for the Pirates. He was optioned to Triple-A Indianapolis on May 29.

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