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According to the Boston Globe, Coco Crisp was suspended seven games for his role in a brawl on Thursday against Rays pitcher James Shields. Sox lefty Jon Lester was suspended for five games (basically one start), and 1B Sean Casey was suspended for three games.
Adding to the earlier breaking news, five Tampa Bay Rays were also suspended. James Shields was suspended six games, Jonny Gomes and Edwin Jackson five games, Carl Crawford four games, and Akinori Iwamura three games.