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Five minor league players suspended03/18/2011 4:02 PM ET
The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that five Minor League players have received 50-game suspensions after each tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program:
The suspensions of all five players will be effective at the start of the 2011 Dominican Summer League season.
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