Chase Utley Won't Be Suspended For Takeout Slide That Broke Ruben Tejada's LegA person briefed on the decision tells The Associated Press that the two-game suspension imposed on Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Chase Utley during last year's playoffs has been dropped.
Baseball Bans Rolling Block Slides In Wake Of Chase Utley Play Vs. MetsUtley barreled into Tejada at Dodger Stadium in the NL division series last year.
Report: MLB, Player's Union Nearing Agreement On Rule Changes For Sliding Into SecondWe could see a new rule change coming to MLB about baserunners sliding into second base.
Chase Utley In Uniform, But Not In Lineup For Dodgers In Game 4 Of NLDSA person familiar with Chase Utley's appeal says the hearing for the Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman has been scheduled for Monday.
After Satisfying Win, Mets Gear Up For Game 4 Against DodgersTonight, the Mets will have the home-field advantage again at Citi Field.
Out In Force, Mets Fans Rally Behind TejadaWearing orange shirts in right-center at Citi Field on Monday night, Mets fans cheered for injured shortstop Ruben Tejada and jeered the Dodgers' Chase Utley.
After Utley Slide, Mets Fans Get Retribution In Form Of Game 3 WinFans were on their toes at Citi Field Monday night, as the Mets appeared to be getting their revenge on the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Utley's Suspension Appeal Hearing Put OffUtley was penalized Sunday by MLB Chief Baseball Officer Joe Torre, who said Utley's takeout of Mets shortstop Rubin Tejada in Game 2 on Saturday was an "illegal slide."
Utley's Slide And Tejada's Injury: A Medical BreakdownMets fans were shocked when they learned Utley's now-infamous slide took Tejada out for the season. But what really happened?
De Blasio: Chase Utley Is 'Guilty As Sin,' Should Serve SuspensionDe Blasio called it a "tackle," adding it was "illegal" and "sickening."
Keidel: Major League Baseball Blew It On Saturday, And It Cost The MetsThe umps blew it. The command center in NYC blew it. The league brass blew it. Even the beloved Torre blew it.
Following Controversial Finish, Determined Mets Looking To Take 2-1 Lead In NLDSAll of a sudden, Matt Harvey's postseason debut contains an extra layer of drama. Wouldn't seem normal any other way.