Saturday, March 15, 2008
Suspensions, Fines Handed out After Brawl
The outcome from the Yankees/Rays brawl was decided yesterday, and suspensions were handed down. Yankees' Shelley Duncan and Melky Cabrera were each suspended for three games, and Rays' Jonny Gomes was suspended for two games. The suspensions will start on Opening Day. All three players were fined an undisclosed amount, and Yankees manager Joe Girardi and coaches Kevin Long and Bobby Meacham were also fined.