Cubs’ Con­tr­eras sus­pended two games

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CHICAGO » Cubs catcher Will­son Con­tr­eras was sus­pended for two games and fined an undis­closed amount for what Ma­jor League Base­ball called “in­ap­pro­pri­ate ac­tions” dur­ing Chicago’s win over the St. Louis Car­di­nals on Fri­day.

Cubs pitcher John Lackey also was fined anundis­closedamount, MLB an­nounced Satur­day.

Con­tr­eras has ap­pealed the sus­pen­sion, so he was in the lineup for Satur­day’s sec­ond game of the three- game se­ries.

Con­tr­eras and Lackey were ejected in the fifth in­ning a day

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