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  1. Former No. 1 pick Matt Bush will be in prison until 2016

    Dec 19, 2012, 9:40 AM EDT

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    Matt Bush pleaded no contest to driving under the influence with serious bodily injury following a spring training DUI arrest for hitting a 72-year-old motorcyclist in Florida and when it came time for sentencing yesterday the former No. 1 overall pick opted for extra prison time. Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times reports that…

  2. Former No. 1 overall pick Matt Bush to accept plea deal in DUI hit-and-run case

    Dec 14, 2012, 7:05 PM EDT

    Matt Bush mugshot

    According to Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times, former No. 1 overall pick Matt Bush will accept a plea deal next week for his DUI hit-and-run case in Florida. Bush has been in a Charlotte County jail since March on charges that he hit 72-year-old motorcyclist Tony Tufano with a vehicle while under the…

  3. Rays release troubled former No. 1 pick Matt Bush

    Oct 6, 2012, 10:10 AM EDT

    Matt Bush mugshot

    According to Bill Chastian of MLB.com, the Rays officially released Matt Bush yesterday after he spent the entire season on the restricted list following his DUI hit-and-run arrest in March. Bush is accused of hitting a 72-year-old motorcyclist with a vehicle while under the influence and fleeing the scene of an accident. The 26-year-old remains…

  4. Rays outfielder Brandon Guyer out for season

    May 25, 2012, 6:53 PM EDT

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    It just hasn’t been Brandon Guyer‘s year. He’s still facing a $5 million lawsuit because a drunk Matt Bush was driving his vehicle at the time he nearly killed a guy, and now he’s going to require shoulder surgery and miss the rest of the season. Guyer, a 26-year-old outfielder, had been in the majors…

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