The MLB has suspended Cubs’ pitcher Keegan Thompson three games for intentionally hitting Brewers’ Andrew McCutchen. They have also suspended Cubs’ manger David Ross for one game. Officially announcement:
Major League Baseball has suspended Cubs pitcher Keegan Thompson has been suspended for three games for intentionally hitting Brewers outfielder Andrew McCutchen during Saturday’s win at Wrigley Field. David Ross has also been suspended a game due to that incident. @WGNNews pic.twitter.com/gAbp7Be3fG
— Larry Hawley (@HawleySports) April 11, 2022
The intentional hit:
Andrew McCutchen gets plunked and benches clear at Wrigley Field pic.twitter.com/wn2mLVVcRB
— Jomboy Media (@JomboyMedia) April 9, 2022
No pitcher in the Major Leagues pitches that far off the plate, at that time in the game, with that score… on accident. Nothing new from the Chicago Cubs. Milwaukee will surely use this as motivation for the rest of the season.