Reports: Leyritz charged with DUI

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Former Major League Baseball player Jim Leritz was arrested after crashing his car into another vehicle and charged with killing a passenger in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Friday morning, according to reports.

Leyritz, 44, was charged with two counts of drunken driving, including DUI causing death to a human.

Leyritz played catcher and first base for the New York Yankees, Anaheim Angels, Texas Rangers, Boston Red Sox, San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers.


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