Giants outfielder Maybin arrested on suspicion of DUI
Scottsdale, Ariz. – San Francisco Giants outfielder and former Detroit Tiger Cameron Maybin has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Arizona.
Police confirmed Tuesday that the 31-year-old was stopped last week in Scottsdale, which is the team’s home during spring training.
According to a police report, Maybin was detained around 2:30 a.m. Friday. An officer described him as smelling of alcohol and having bloodshot eyes.
Maybin told officers he had consumed five glasses of wine earlier at a restaurant. He was subsequently placed under arrest and taken to jail, where police drew a blood sample.
He was cited and released two hours later.
In a statement, the team said it was monitoring the situation but had no further comment.