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Red Sox suspend Alfredo Aceves for three games

The Red Sox on Saturday suspended righthander Alfredo Aceves for three games for “conduct detrimental to the team” following a confrontation with manager Bobby Valentine.

Aceves had a closed-door meeting in Valentine’s office after the Sox beat the Royals on Friday night. The righthander was angry that he was not used to close the 4-3 game.

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