Matt Bush’s blood-alcohol level was .180, more than twice the legal limit in the state of Florida (.08). The picture below is Bush’s mushshot (via News-Press.com).
Deputies said Bush made comments to deputies about having “a serious alcohol problem and how he will be unable to play baseball”…Bush told investigators he was coming home from Sarasota while shopping at a mall and had “stopped and bought a few” and “kept driving”…A deputy asked Bush if the incident was a serious awakening, and Bush replied it wasn’t and he had “already been there,” according to the release…Deputies said Bush also admitted to hitting a pole earlier in the day in Sarasota, and he said he didn’t see the motorcycle or remember hitting it.
For a full rundown of Bush’s arrest, see our post from last night. [Former Top Pick Matt Bush Arrested]