Arizona Diamondbacks relief pitcher Brad Ziegler was on SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio Friday to discuss the suspensions that stemmed from the Diamondbacks-Los Angeles Dodgers brawl last week.

Ziegler said that he agreed with teammate Ian Kennedy’s 10-game suspension. Kennedy had ignited the brawl by throwing pitches toward the heads of Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig and pitcher Zack Greinke. However, Ziegler had a problem with the league’s handling of the other suspensions.

“There were at least three guys on the Dodgers who threw punches that did not get a suspension,” Ziegler said. “And it’s like, if you throw a punch and don’t connect, how is that OK? What are they condoning here?

“They’re not doing anything to prevent this in the future to make the punishment so severe that they make guys think twice about it.”

Ziegler’s teammate, Eric Hinske, Dodgers players J.P. Howell and Skip Schumaker, and several coaches were also suspended following the incident.

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