Just two starts after a goopy substance ignited a Red Sox-Yankees controversy, Michael Pineda took the mound against Boston again - subtly, apparently, still not something he understands.
In the second inning, the righty appeared on the Fenway Park mound with pine tar smeared across his neck. The Sox objected, the ump investigated - not that he needed to - and Pineda was tossed, setting off a firestorm of questions like "Wait, he did what?! Again?!", and "Are you serious?!"
Today, Major League Baseball has handed the pitcher a ten game suspension. He will miss one start. Is that enough? The contributors to NoTicketSports.com debated the issue, here's part of what we had to say.