Tony Tarasco of the Montreal Expos was suspended for three games and fined an undisclosed amount by the National League for instigating a bench-clearing incident against San Francisco.
Tarasco has appealed the suspension, and is eligible to play pending a hearing.
Meanwhile, NL President Leonard Coleman upheld a two-game suspension of Chicago’s Brian McRae for bumping an umpire.
The Milwaukee Brewers claimed left-hander Kevin Wickander off waivers from the Detroit Tigers. The Brewers put right-hander Jamie McAndrew on the 15-day disabled list because of a sprained ligament and tendinitis in his right knee.