Carlos Carrasco Suspended Six Games, Fined

Carrasco Suspended Six Games
Carrasco Suspended Six Games

Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco was suspended six games and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing at the head of Royals designated hitter Billy Butler on Friday night.

Carrasco, who had just given up a grand slam to Melky Cabrera in the fourth inning, was immediately ejected from the game by home plate umpire Scott Berry.

Carrasco plans on appealing the suspension.