Ex-Royal Brian McRae arrested on DUI suspicion
Former Royals outfielder Brian McRae has been arrested on
suspicion of driving under the influence after a traffic stop on
Police in Overland Park tell The Associated Press that the
43-year-old McRae was taken into custody around 3 a.m. Thursday and
released later that morning.
Police don’t know whether McRae has an attorney. McRae’s home
phone has been disconnected.
The Kansas City Star reports McRae has faced two previous DUI
citations. One in 2004 led to a conviction, but an Overland Park
judge cleared him of the second in 2000.
McRae retired in 1999 after playing for the Royals, Chicago
Cubs, New York Mets, Toronto Blue Jays and Colorado Rockies. His
father is former Royals great Hal McRae.