NEW YORK (AP) -- The Houston Astros have fired manager AJ Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow after the MLB suspended the two for sign stealing.
The team was fined $5 million for sign stealing by the team in 2017 and 2018 season.
Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred a strongly hinted that current Boston manager Alex Cora — the Astros bench coach in 2017 — will face discipline.
Manfred said Cora developed the sign stealing system used by the Astros.
Houston also will forfeit its next two first- and second-round draft picks.
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