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News & Notes On Astros Punishment

14 days ago   |   By MLB Trade Rumors

If you missed it yesterday, the Astros sign-stealing scandal reached a breaking point. The organization was fined $5MM and lost its top two draft choices in each of the next two drafts. The club canned GM Jeff Luhnow and skipper A.J. Hinch after each received one-year league suspensions. Individual players were not punished. Former bench coach and current Red Sox manager Alex Cora awaits his fate.
We ran some polls on the punishment. You can add your opinion there. But don't expect to hear from other organizations at this time. We also covered an apparent leaguewide gag order on the...
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