Rangers 3B Cabrera returns from 3-game suspension

Chicago White Sox catcher Zack Collins, left, reaches to tag out Texas Rangers' Asdrubal Cabrera (14) as umpire Ed Hickox looks on in the first inning of a baseball game in Arlington, Texas, Saturday, June 22, 2019. Cabrera was trying to score on a double by Logan Forsythe.  AP PHOTO

Texas Rangers third baseman Asdrúbal Cabrera returned to the starting lineup Friday night against Tampa Bay after serving a three-game suspension for hitting an umpire with equipment.
Cabrera missed a series in Detroit after Major League Baseball reduced his suspension from four games.
Cabrera initially appealed the four-game suspension and undisclosed fine that MLB handed down a week ago after umpire crew chief Bill Miller was hit on the foot by a small plastic guard or batting gloves. Cabrera had tossed the plastic guard with the gloves wrapped inside of it after his ejection in the sixth inning of a 4-2 win over Cleveland on June 20.
Also Friday, the Rangers claimed right-hander Jesse Biddle off waivers from Seattle and unconditionally released left-hander Drew Smyly after he cleared waivers.

Source: The News Tribune

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