Astros' Fiers suspended 5 games for throwing at Angels' Valbuena

Major League Baseball announced Thursday it has suspended Houston Astros pitcher Mike Fiers five games for intentionally throwing near the head of Los Angeles Angels infielder Luis Valbuena on Wednesday.He was also fined an undisclosed amount.Fiers will not appeal the suspension and will miss Thursday's series finale against Los Angeles.

European Masters: Scott Hend leads Matt Fitzpatrick as round three suspended

European Masters third-round leaderboard-11: Hend* (Aus); -9: Fichardt* (SA), Fitzpatrick* (Eng), Zanotti* (Par); -8: Fraser (Aus), Jaidee* (Tha), Sterne* (SA), Bermester (SA), Bjork* (Swe), Bjerregaard (Den);Selected others:-7: Hatton (Eng), Stewart (Sco); -6: S Gallacher (Sco), Drysdale (Sco); -5: Noren (Swe), Slattery (Eng); +1: Donald (Eng), Westwood (Eng), Ramsay (Sco)*Denotes yet

Derek Norris suspended rest of season after violating domestic violence policy

Derek Norris, the former All-Star catcher who was released by the Tampa Bay Rays in June, has been suspended by Major League Baseball for the remainder of the 2017 season for violating the league and Players Association's Joint Domestic Violence Policy.Norris has been placed on the league's restricted list, and