Red Sox: Chris Sale will not be suspended

After bringing up the Orioles and Red Sox unprompted toward the end of Saturday's media session, Harbaugh defended Orioles pitcher Kevin Gausman, who was ejected Wednesday after hitting Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts with a pitch.

On Wednesday night, the Red Sox permanently banned from Fenway Park a man they said used a racial slur.

The teams don't meet again until June 1.

Red Sox ace Chris Sale will not be suspended for throwing a 98 miles per hour fastball at the knees and behind Orioles star Manny Machado, a source told ESPN's Buster Olney.

First pitch is set for 8:10 p.m.

Manfred did not comment on specific changes or guidelines being considered, but said more would be forthcoming after officials get the information from the teams.




"It's a little different than a traditional stolen base, so it's really just a circumstantial thing where they said go if they throw at second, and I went", said Smith, who had not stolen a base since May 20, 2014.

"There was at least one pitch that was of grave concern to us, a second one that was of serious concern".

Manfred said some of the animosity may have been generated because the Red Sox and Orioles met seven times in the last two weeks.

The rivalry continued to grow May 1, when Orioles starter Dylan Bundy drilled Mookie Betts. But Manfred believed the Red Sox-Orioles situation had devolved to where it was an issue of player safety. Red Sox manager John Farrell said Torre had told the teams to knock it off, but that there were no warnings about hit batters.

"As soon as she was done the fan sitting next to me, a white middle-aged man, said that she "sang too long" and that she 'N-worded it up, '" said Hennick, speaking with anchor Chris Cuomo on CNN's "New Day" Friday.

"The racist words and actions directed at Adam Jones at Fenway Park last night are completely unacceptable and will not be tolerated at any of our ballparks", Manfred said Tuesday. It's the fourth longest (by a position player) in Major League Baseball history and the longest in Orioles' history.

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