The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that three Minor League players have been suspended following their violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

Arizona Diamondbacks Minor League right-handed pitcher Amilcar Arauz has received a 50-game suspension after testing positive for metabolites of Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance, in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. The suspension of Arauz, who is currently on the roster of the Club's Dominican Summer League affiliate, will be effective at the start of next season.

Free agent Minor League right-handed pitcher Carlos Misell has received a 50-game suspension after testing positive for metabolites of Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance, in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. The suspension of Misell will be effective immediately upon his signing with a Major League organization.

St. Louis Cardinals Minor League outfielder Reginald Williams has received a 50-game suspension after testing positive for Methylhexaneamine, a performance-enhancing substance, in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. The suspension of Williams, who is currently on the roster of the Single-A Batavia Muckdogs, will be effective at the start of next season.