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Mets closer Jeurys Familia suspended 15 games under MLB domestic abuse policy

Mets closer Jeurys Familia suspended 15 games under MLB domestic abuse policy

New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia was suspended for 15 games Wednesday for violating baseball’s domestic violence policy.

The suspension was levied despite Commissioner Rob Manfred’s acknowledgment that the league’s investigation had not revealed any evidence of actual or threatened violence.

Instead, Manfred said, Familia merited suspension because his conduct was “inappropriate” and violated the policy.

Familia was arrested after an Oct. 31 incident in which he allegedly bruised and scratched his wife; a court complaint said an officer found

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