Cards Minor Leaguer Suspended

NEW YORK (AP) — Three minor league players have been suspended for violating baseball’s drug policy, including one in the St. Louis Cardinals farm system.

Outfielder Reginald Williams of the Class-A Batavia Muckdogs tested positive for Methylhexaneamine, a stimulant.

Williams, Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Amilcar Arauz, and free-agent pitcher Carlos Misell each received 50 game suspension for using performance-enhancing drugs.

Arauz, on the roster of the Diamondbacks’ Dominican Summer League team, and Misell tested positive for metabolites of Stanozolol.

The penalties were announced Tuesday.

Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS St. Louis

KMOX Podcasts
As Heard On KMOX

Listen Live