5 More Minor Leaguers Suspended for Drug Tests, Total Now 14
NEW YORK (AP) – Pitchers Joe Flores of Colorado, Lenny Polanco and Jesus Tovar and Minnesota and Alan Ramirez of Miami have been suspended for 60 games each following positive tests for the performance-enhancing substance Stanozolol under baseball’s minor league drug program.
All four are assigned to the Dominican Summer League. San Francisco pitcher Austin Reich was suspended for 50 games following a positive test for Amphetamine, a banned stimulant.
He is assigned to High-A West Eugene. Fourteen players have been suspended this year under the minor league drug program.