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MLB to review Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman's pitch at Caleb Joseph's head
MLB to review Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman's pitch at Caleb Joseph's head

Toronto right-hander Marcus Stroman’s pitch near the head of Orioles catcher Caleb Joseph will be reviewed today by Major League Baseball for possible discipline. In the sixth inning of the Orioles’ 5-2 win over the Blue Jays, Stroman threw a 92-mph fastball toward Joseph’s head that he ducked away from. In the previous inning, Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes contested that Joseph stepped on his hand on a play at the plate in which Reyes slid head first. Stroman said the pitch slipped. Toronto manager John Gibbons gave a cryptic no comment when asked about the pitch. Orioles manager Buck Showalter commented, saying it was “borderline professionally...

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