Found April 24, 2014 on Los That Sports Blog:
Tweet Michael Pineda, a starting pitcher for the New York Yankees, was ejected in the second inning against the Red Sox Wednesday night after umpires found pine tar on the pitcher’s neck. Check out this GIF of the ump finding it, via our friends over at Next Impulse Sports:   My favorite part is Pineda’s “I just got caught by my parents and I’m about to get in trouble” expression on his face. Look, we understand trying to find ways to gain an advantage over your opponent, but blatantly having a wad of pine tar –which is illegal for pitchers to use on the baseball — clearly smeared on your neck is just plain stupid. Pineda hasn’t been suspended for the incident yet, but the MLB offices are expected to slap him with a few game suspension soon enough. Do better, Mr. Pineda. Hide the tar in your glove next time or get it from your catcher like every other pitcher does. Duh. -ALR

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Michael Pineda ejected from Yankees-Red Sox game for pine tar on neck

Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was ejected from Wednesday’s game against the Red Sox at Fenway Park for having pine tar on his neck. The incident occurred in the second inning after Boston manager John Farrell asked umpires to check Pineda for a foreign substance. Home plate umpire Gerry Davis noticed a smear on the right side of Pineda’s neck, rubbed the substance on his fingers...

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Yankees starting pitcher Michael Pineda has earned a ten game suspension after his ejection on Wednesday for having pine tar on his neck. There’s no immediate word on whether or not Pineda will appeal the suspension. This is funny to me, because using a foreign substance on the ball is something that seems to be widely accepted throughout the game. However, being as obvious as...

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The Big Leagues Although he could have hidden it just a little better.

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