San Diego Padres pitcher Jose Torres facing aggravated-assault charge in Phoenix
A San Diego Padres relief pitcher is facing charges after his arrest in December for pointing a gun at his wife in Phoenix, according to Maricopa County Superior Court records.
Jose Torres, identified in records by his full name of Jose Marcos Torres Muro, was arrested at his home in Phoenix on Dec. 23 after an argument with his wife.
Phoenix police said Torres pointed a gun at the victim and kicked open the laundry door, which caused a cut to the woman's leg, according to court records.
Torres then punched a hole through their bedroom door, police said, in a probable-cause statement... read more