Yankees P Farnsworth suspended

April 19, 2008 4:41:33 PM PDT
Relief pitcher Kyle Farnsworth of the New York Yankees has been slapped with a three-game suspension and fine for throwing a fastball at Boston's Manny Ramirez. The incident took place in a game Thursday night when the Red Sox beat the Yankees 7-5 behind two home runs by Ramirez.Farnsworth has appealed the decision by Major League Baseball and will be able to keep playing until a hearing takes place.