MLB upholds 10-game suspension for Cubs' Barrett

Updated: June 19, 2006, 9:31 PM ET
Associated Press

CLEVELAND -- Chicago Cubs catcher Michael Barrett's 10-game suspension for punching the White Sox's A.J. Pierzynski was upheld by Major League Baseball on Monday.

Barrett's suspension began with Monday night's interleague game against the Indians. He will be eligible to play again June 30 against the White Sox.

"I'm disappointed, but there's nothing we can do about it," Cubs manager Dusty Baker said.

The Cubs are not allowed to add a player to the roster during the suspension. ...

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