NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — A person familiar with Chase Utley's appeal says the hearing for the Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman has been scheduled for Monday.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity on Tuesday because no announcement was authorized.
Utley was suspended two games for his rough slide in Game 2 that broke the leg of Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada. He was on the bench and didn't play in the Dodgers' 13-7 loss Monday night.
Utley is not in the Dodgers' starting lineup on Tuesday night.
John McHale Jr., the baseball executive who will hear the appeal, informed MLB and the players' union of the timing on Tuesday.
(TM and © Copyright 2015 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2015 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)
for more features.