NEW YORK (AP) — Seattle Mariners pitcher Héctor Santiago has become the first player disciplined under Major League Baseball’s crackdown on grip-enhancing foreign substances.

Santiago was given a 10-game suspension and fined an undisclosed amount.

MLB's senior vice president for on-field operations announced the penalty two days after Santiago was ejected from a game at the Chicago White Sox.

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Santiago said the sticky substance the umpires found was a combination of rosin and sweat. He appealed and the suspension will be delayed until the appeal is decided.

A 33-year-old left-hander, Santiago is in his 10th major league season, his first with the Mariners.

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