Tuscaloosa native and Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson has been suspended by Major League Baseball for his involvement in a fight with Cleveland Guardians third baseman José Ramírez on Saturday.

"Breaking: White Sox SS Tim Anderson has been suspended six games, Guardians 3B Jose Ramirez three games and Guardians P Emmanuel Clase one game for their part in Saturday's brawl," tweeted ESPN. "White Sox manager Pedro Grifol and Guardians manager Terry Francona were also suspended one game."

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The altercation happened in the bottom of the sixth inning after Ramírez slid safely into second base on an RBI double.

The White Sox went on to win the game 7-4.

This year, Anderson has recorded a .244 bating average, 86 hits, 38 runs, 20 walks, 19 runs batted in, 12 doubles, 11 stolen bases, one triple, and one home run.

Chicago is currently 45-68 and are No. 4 in the AL Central.

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