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Cubs C Contreras serves suspension against Cardinals

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CHICAGO - Cubs catcher Willson Contreras' two-game suspension for his argument with umpire Jordan Baker has been reduced to one game, and he served the penalty in the finale of their weekend series against the Cardinals.
Contreras and pitcher John Lackey were ejected in the fifth inning of Friday's 8-2 win. Contreras threw down his mask in anger after he was thrown out, and it bounced up and hit Baker's leg.
Contreras and Lackey also were fined by Major League Baseball. Contreras appealed the punishment.
Alex Avila replaced Contreras at catcher for Sunday's game. Contreras had started each...
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MLB reduces Willson Contreras' suspension to one game

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Contreras will sit out during Sunday's finale as he serves a one-game suspension for his actions on Friday.
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Contreras' suspension reduced to 1 game

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Cubs catcher Willson Contreras didn't waste any time before apologizing to umpire Jordan Baker on Saturday. One day after Baker ejected Contreras from the game, the umpire and catcher shook hands at home plate. And the next day, Contreras' two-game suspension was reduced to one game, which he served on Sunday.
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Ban of Cubs' Contreras reduced to one game

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