Yadier Molina suspended 1 game

Updated: June 4, 2013, 5:25 PM ET
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ST. LOUIS -- Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina has been suspended one game and fined by Major League Baseball for making contact with umpire Mike Everitt during an argument Sunday.

The commissioner's office announced the penalty Monday evening, minutes before St. Louis hosted Arizona. Molina appealed the decision and was in the starting lineup against the Diamondbacks.

His presence in Monday's lineup helped St. Louis earn a 7-1 victory over Arizona. Molina had two hits, including ...

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