Is a 10 game suspension really punishment for a MLB pitcher?

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  1. Mlaw

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    New York Yankees starter Miguel Pineda was suspended for 10 games Thursday by Major League Baseball for using pine-tar while pitching Wednesday against the Boston Red Sox.--but, Pineda, 2-2, 1.83 ERA, likely will miss just one start since the Yankees have an off-day in the next 10 days.

    Leaving aside whether pine tar should be used or not, if he only misses one start, is it really punishment? I believe he loses 10 days pay as well, but wouldn't a real punishment be losing 5 starts, or some other number?
     
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    I'm hungry.
     
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    I think the main part is the pay loss, that being said i want to push your tits together and use bacon grease for teh sliding of the cockles:hat:
     
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    I think you've got a point.
     
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    I believe I'll start with a pineapple smoothie for breakfast.
     
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    Why don't they have a microwave or a steam spigot on the mound to warm the ball
     
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    For lunch I believe I'll have some leftover pasta/meatballs. :toptip:
     
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    Whaaaahh :bigcry:
     
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    OP is an annoying redsox fan
     
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    Yankees destroyed the Sawx last night :backlol:
     
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    Red Sox always snitching on someone like a bunch of bitches.
     
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    Ten games is a lot doesn't matter about starts its about the money.
     
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    Duh.
     
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    He's got more money than his entire village in his home town.
     
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    Suspend by players position ?? Iulz