Pham suspended 3 games for altercation with Joc

Pham suspended 3 games for altercation with Joc

Tommy Pham was suspended for three games, retroactive to Friday

Tommy Pham was suspended for three games, retroactive to Friday

He slapped San Francisco Giants outfielder Joc Pederson during Friday’s batting practice.

“I slapped Joc,” Pham said. “He did some (expletive) I don’t condone, so I had to address it.”

During Friday’s batting practice, Pham walked up to Pederson, told him he didn’t forget about what happened in their fantasy league and slapped him across the face.

Cincinnati Reds right fielder Aristides Aquino (44) catches a fly ball at the warning track in the first inning of the MLB game

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Vladimir Gutierrez (53) throws a pitch in the first inning of the MLB game

San Francisco Giants second baseman Tommy La Stella (8) hits a double.

Cincinnati Reds short stop Matt Reynolds (4) fields a ground ball in the sixth inning.