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Red Sox left-hander Drake Britton arrested for DUI

  • Boston Red Sox's Drake Britton during team photo day Sunday Feb. 17,  2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

    Boston Red Sox's Drake Britton during team photo day Sunday Feb. 17, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

  • Boston Red Sox's Drake Britton during team photo day Sunday Feb. 17,  2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

    Boston Red Sox's Drake Britton during team photo day Sunday Feb. 17, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

  • Boston Red Sox's Drake Britton during team photo day Sunday Feb. 17,  2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
  • Boston Red Sox's Drake Britton during team photo day Sunday Feb. 17,  2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Sox prospect arrested

Jail records show Red Sox left-hander Drake Britton was arrested in Fort Myers, Fla., for driving under the influence.

The 23-year-old was arrested early Saturday morning. He was also charged with reckless driving and DUI with property damage.

His arrest report said Britton drove his car over a curb and knocked down a fence. He then drove over it before making a complete stop.

Britton has been optioned to Double-A Portland.

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