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MLB Report: Indians’ closer Chris Perez fined for tweet

According to this report by Paul Hoynes, Cleveland closer Chris Perez has been fined by MLB for a tweet sent after Saturday’s melees with the Royals-

“MLB fines Tribe closer Chris Perez for Tweet about Royals following Sat’s melee at Kauffman Stadium. Said he “crossed the line.” #Indians.”

Here is the tweet in question-

The amount of the fine was not disclosed.

UPDATE: Jordan Bastian reports the fine was $750.

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