Dodgers P Chan Ho Park was suspended for seven games and fined $3,000 for hitting and kicking Angels P Tim Belcher.
The fight last Saturday began after Belcher fielded Park's sacrifice bunt in the fifth inning and tagged him out. After a brief exchange of words, Park forearmed Belcher in the face and followed with a leaping kick.
Park (4-3, 4.84 ERA) began the suspension yesterday. . . .
Indians OF Manny Ramirez began serving a three-game suspension. He charged the mound against Detroit last month.
INJURIES: Indians OF-DH Wil Cordero broke his left wrist making a sliding catch against the Brewers yesterday. He is to undergo surgery today to repair a fractured radius bone and could be out for 10 weeks. . . . Yankees pitching coach Mel Stottlemyre received stiches after he was struck on the forehead by a line drive during batting practice.
SUDDEN EXIT: Bob Hamelin, 31, quit baseball in the sixth inning of the Class AAA Toledo Mud Hens' game Monday night. He grounded out, then walked into the clubhouse. The first baseman won the AL rookie of the year award when he hit 25 homers and batted .282 for the Royals in 1994.
SOSA SIGNS: Cubs OF Sammy Sosa signed a multiyear endorsement agreement with Fila, which said it plans to launch Sammy Sosa cross-trainer sneakers by spring 2000.