Saturday, 16 September 2017 () CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs catcher Willson Contreras has been 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 an undisclosed amount. Contreras has appealed the suspension, so he is in […]
Cubs pitcher John Lackey says umpire Jordan Baker "missed the pitch" -- and that Cardinals batter Carlos Martinez knew it. "He almost walked to the grass. He knew he was out." One pitch and RBI single later, Lackey was livid -- and ejected, along with catcher Willson Contreras.