When you get suspended for one lousy game, as David Ortiz did for bumping an ump, you’re not likely to get the suspension reduced on appeal. Such is the case with David Ortiz:
Source: Ortiz suspended for tonight’s game. Loses appeal
— Rob Bradford (@bradfo) May 8, 2015
Ortiz bumped an umpire while arguing a check swing strike back on April 19. He’ll sit out tonight’s game.