Billy Eppler Placed On Ineligible List Through 2024 World Series
Briefly

Major League Baseball has placed former New York Mets general manager Billy Eppler on the ineligible list for violating rules related to the improper use of injured list (IL) placements. The violation included the deliberate fabrication of injuries and the submission of false documentation for multiple improper IL placements during the 2022 and 2023 seasons. The investigation determined that Eppler was solely responsible for these actions, with no involvement from club ownership or superiors. Eppler resigned from his position on October 5, 2023, and accepts MLB's decision.
I cooperated fully and transparently with MLB's investigation, and I accept their decision.
The Mets issued a statement acknowledging the conclusion of MLB's investigation and consider the matter closed. With Eppler's resignation and David Stearns leading the Baseball Operations team, the Mets have no further comment on the situation.
The Mets have been informed of the conclusion of Major League Baseball's investigation. With Billy Eppler's resignation on October 5, 2023, and with David Stearns leading the Baseball Operations team, the Mets consider the matter closed and will have no further comment.
Read at MLB Trade Rumors
[
add
]
[
|
|
]
more Major League Baseball Briefly
[ Load more ]