Ray Knight says the reality will come out in court docket.
“I really feel like I’ll be exonerated,” Knight stated Monday, when requested if he did something unsuitable.
The 1986 Mets World Collection hero, arrested Sunday at his Virginia dwelling on assault and battery costs, spoke to WJLA in Washington after an alleged altercation with a 33-year-old man that left each with accidents that required a visit to the hospital.
Knight, 64, didn’t develop on the circumstances of the arrest, which has him due in court docket on Jan. eight.
“It appeared to me that it may need been some form of home dispute,” certainly one of Knight’s neighbors, who didn’t need to be recognized, instructed the ABC affiliate. “They have been swearing at one another, voices have been raised.”
The neighbor, who stated he didn’t know he lived subsequent to a former main leaguer — Knight, an infielder, made two All-Star groups in his 13-year profession and helped lead the Mets’ comeback within the ’86 Collection — however stated his spouse noticed a few of the combat transpire.
“[My wife] noticed one individual swing on the different individual,” he stated. “Like bodily swing. Like a punch was thrown.”
Knight, now an analyst for MASN, the Nationals TV community, vowed he could be again to name video games.