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Topeka Capital-Journal Aug 11, 2016

Royals DH Morales drops appeals, serves 1-game suspension

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Royals designated hitter Kendrys Morales has dropped the appeal of his one-game suspension and will sit out Wednesday night against the White Sox. Morales was penalized by Major League Baseball for returning to the field after being ejected Aug. 2 at Tampa Bay. Morales can play Friday night when Kansas City plays at Minnesota.

Kendrys Morales suspended, fined for actions in Tuesday's game against Tampa Bay

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Kansas City Royals designated hitter Kendrys Morales has received a one-game suspension and a fine for his actions following a ninth inning ejection, which included returning to the field, in Tuesday night’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays. Joe Garagiola Jr., MLB’s senior vice president of standards and on-field operations, announced the punishment Thursday. The amount of the fine wasn’t disclosed. read more