Yankees’ Michael Pineda suspended 10 games for pine tar incident


(Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)

New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda has been suspended 10 games by MLB after umpires found pine tar on his neck Wednesday night against the Red Sox.

For more on Pineda, go here. Also, there’s our collection of great moments in ball-doctoring history.

After spending the first 17 years of his Post career writing and editing, Matt and the printed paper had an amicable divorce in 2014. He's now blogging and editing for the Early Lead and the Post's other Web-based products.

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