Commi sioner Rob Manfred said Monday that he expects to announce his ruling this week on the first cases involving MLB’s new domestic violence policy, and that might save at least one team from a situation it”doesn’t relish.”Three players Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes, Yankees closer Aroldis Chapman and Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig have been the subjects of MLB investigations, and, according to MLB Network, the Rockies front office would prefer not to have Reyes in camp while his case is pending.MORE: Worst crimes connected to athletesHear rockies top bra s doesn’t relish having Reyes at camp right now. Reyes/rox may agree for him to stay away, for now. https://www.metsedge.com/new-york-mets/wilmer-flores-jersey Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) February 22, 2016Reyes’ case is different from the other two in that hewas arrested and chargedin October after heallegedly a saulted his wifeon Halloween in a Hawaii hotel and a court case is pending. No charges were filed against Chapman orPuig, though their incidents this offseason triggered MLB investigations.MLBand the players’ a sociation announced in August that the commi https://www.metsedge.com/new-york-mets/gary-carter-jersey sioner’s office would be empowered to discipline players for matters of domestic a sault, regardle s of whether they were charged with crimes.I am giving really thorough consideration to the cases that I have in front of me and thinking their relevance obviously to the individual players, the individual facts most important, but also with an eye toward starting something new, Manfred said (via the Kansas City Star). It’s important Michael Conforto Jersey to try to get these as right as po sible.MORE: The 11 most controversial players in MLB historyOther topicsManfred hit on while visiting Cactus League media day Monday in Phoenix:There is no timeline for expansion, but Manfred said he expects there eventually will be 16 teams in each league.He said the Rays likely will play an exhibition gamein Cuba this March, which, if ithappens, would be the first appearance by a major-leagueteam on the island since the Orioles played the Cuban national team there in 1999. Manfred said he isinterested in MLB playing a regular-season game in London.
Rob Manfred to rule on Jose Reyes case soon; could help Rockies