Prospect Tyson Gillies faces charge

Updated: August 20, 2010, 3:12 PM ET
Associated Press

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- Philadelphia Phillies prospect Tyson Gillies has been charged with possession of cocaine after an arrest in Florida.

The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office says Gillies was arrested Friday and released on $2,000 bond. The arrest stems from an incident in June, when a deputy spotted Gillies alongside a road waving a shirt at passing motorists.

The deputy said Gillies appeared to be intoxicated, so he drove Gillies to his hotel. After Gillies left the car, the deputy ...

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