Here is the statement from Ole Miss baseball coach Mike Bianco regarding sophomore pitcher Josh Laxer.
“We are aware of the situation involving Josh Laxer and are looking into it,” coach Mike Bianco said in a statement. “Once we have all the information, we will take the proper action and handle the situation internally.”
Laxer was arrested late Friday and charged with public drunkenness, Oxford police say.
Laxer was a key part of the Rebels’ pitching staff last year, going 4-0 with a 5.60 ERA in 12 appearances. He made five starts.