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Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias arrested on suspicion of domestic battery, LAPD says

Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Julio Urias works against the Colorado Rockies during the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, April 7, 2019, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Posted at 7:48 AM, May 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-14 10:48:52-04

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KABC) -- Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias was arrested Monday night on suspicion of domestic battery, authorities said.

The 22-year-old phenom was taken into custody after an alleged incident at the Beverly Center, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Investigators said the matter stemmed from a dispute involving Urias and a woman. The nature of their relationship was not disclosed.

The pro pitcher was released on $20,000 bail, according to online records.

*This article was originally posted on ABC7 Los Angeles.