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Ex-Yankees player arrested on battery charges on Christmas Day

Posted: 8:19 AM, Dec 26, 2012
Updated: 2012-12-26 08:19:25-05

A former Yankee is free on bond after being arrested on battery charges on Christmas Day.

There are reports of a domestic dispute between Andruw Jones, a former Yankees center fielder, and his wife in Duluth, Georgia.

Jail records show Jones was taken in around 4 a.m. Tuesday and released on $2,400 bond by 11 a.m.

Jones broke into the majors with the Atlanta Braves in ’96 and played the past two seasons with the Yankees as a reserve.