He will appeal this no doubt. Can he still play this year while appealing? It may not matter as an appeal may be able to be heard and decided before the start of the season but I do wonder.
I think the great philosopher, Ron White, said it best, "I had the right to remain silent but I did not have the ability".
MLB HOF autos - 133, NBA HOF autos - 51, NFL HOF autos - 26