Cubs catcher is suspended
Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras was suspended for two games and fined an undisclosed amount, and pitcher John Lackey was fined an undisclosed amount, MLB announced Saturday.
Contreras appealed the suspension and played against St. Louis on Saturday.
He and Lackey were ejected from the Cubs’ game against St. Louis on Friday for arguing with plate umpire Jordan Baker.
Atlanta outfielder Matt Kemp might not play again this year because of a sore left hamstring . ... The New York Yankees have scored 150 runs against Baltimore this season, the most by any team versus an opponent since 1961.