Steve Hummer: Rob Manfred warns Astros' opponents that in-game retaliation will not be tolerated

NORTH PORT, Fla. — Another short-sleeve spring day in baseball paradise. And once the Braves finished their chores at their five-star, Ritz-Carlton of a training facility, all their Florida neighbors stopped by to admire the place.Managers and GMs from around the Grapefruit League had been summoned here for a media gathering Sunday. Joining them was the poobah himself, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred.What a perfect setting to address the bright promise of a new season. What a fine day to celebrate the surroundings of green ballfields and rustling palms and managers with no need yet to explain eve…

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