Posted: Friday June 22, 2012 8:17PM ; Updated: Friday June 22, 2012 8:17PM

Timbers' Mosquera suspended for three contests

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NEW YORK (AP) Major League Soccer has suspended Portland Timbers defender Hanyer Mosquera for three games for striking LA forward Jack McBean during the Galaxy's 1-0 victory last Sunday night.

MLS said in a release Friday that Mosquera was also fined, though the amount was not disclosed.

Mosquera's suspension will begin next Sunday, when the Timbers host Seattle Sounders FC.

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