Crew's Jairo Arrieta suspended 2 games

May 17, 2013
By Associated Press
NEW YORK -- Columbus Crew forward Jairo Arrieta has been suspended two games and fined an undisclosed sum for violent play in a game against the Colorado Rapids last weekend.

Arrieta was penalized for swinging his left arm back and hitting Colorado defender Drew Moor in the face while awaiting a long pass from the backfield in the 18th minute of the Rapids' 2-0 win on Saturday. After Moor was hit on the left side of his face by Arrieta's hand with the ball approaching, the defender turned ...

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