Mike Rizzo, Ivan Rodriguez penalized
NEW YORK -- Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo and catcher Ivan Rodriguez were penalized by Major League Baseball on Monday for verbally confronting umpires in a stadium tunnel after a disputed call last week.
Rodriguez was fined an undisclosed amount, MLB spokesman Pat Courtney said. Courtney confirmed Rizzo was disciplined, but provided no specifics.
In general, penalties for non-uniformed personnel involve fines.
"No comment on that," Rodriguez said when asked ...
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