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Daniel McCutchen Suspended For Positive PED Test

Daniel McCutchen Suspended For Positive PED Test

PostPost #1 by ofahn » April 6th, 2013, 1:51 pm

By Jeff Todd [April 6, 2013 at 12:14pm CST]

Orioles minor league pitcher Daniel McCutchen has been suspended for 50 games by MLB after testing positive for a performance enhancing drug, tweets Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com and Baseball America. The test revealed two banned substances, Crasnick tweets: "Methenolone and a metabolite of Trenbolone."

McCutchen, 30, saw big league playing time over 2009-12 with the Pirates, including a 2011 season in which he posted a 3.72 ERA over 84 2/3 innings. Last season, McCutchen gave up a walk and a home run in his only appearance, leaving his ERA for the season at infinity when he was pulled before recording an out. He spent most of the year at Triple-A, where he threw to a 2.98 ERA in 63 1/3 innings. The right-hander joined the Orioles this past offseason on a minor league deal.

http://www.mlbtraderumors.com/2013/04/d ... -test.html

When are these guys EVER going to learn?
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