Michael Pineda Suspended 10 Games For Using Pine Tar (Video)

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Major League Baseball suspended New York Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda 10 games on Thursday for using a foreign substance in Wednesday’s game against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.

The 25-year-old was ejected in the second inning after the umpire checked out the substance. Pineda confirmed the substance was pine tar in his postgame comments in the visiting locker room.

Check out the video above for more analysis on Pineda’s suspension.

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