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Free agent Fernando Abad suspended 80 games for PEDs

Free-agent left-hander Fernando Abad received an 80-game suspension from Major League Baseball on Thursday after testing positive for the steroid Stanozolol. Because Abad lost his appeal of the suspension, his ban has been applied retroactively to the date of his positive test in spring training. According to Jon Heyman of FanR… MLB | theScore

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Report: Edelman facing 4-game suspension for PEDs

[unable to retrieve full-text content] New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman is facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drugs policy, sources told Adam Schefter of ESPN. The suspension is reportedly under appeal. Edelman, who turned 32 in May, missed all of the 2018 season due to a torn ACL. He’s been a participant in team drills ...

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Saints lose Ingram for 4 games due to PEDs

8:14 PM ET METAIRIE, La. — Fresh off the best season of his NFL career — and heading into the final year of his contract — New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram has been suspended four games for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances. Ingram, 28, will miss games against the

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Mark McGwire: I still would've hit 70 HRs without PEDs

In 2010, former single-season king Mark McGwire, who hit 583 career home runs, admitted he used performance-enhancing drugs, including during his incredible 70-homer season in 1998. Some 20 years later, Big Mac thinks he could’ve done it all without the extra help. In an interview with … MLB | theScore

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Jays pitching prospect Thomas Pannone suspended 80 games for PEDs

Toronto Blue Jays left-handed pitching prospect Thomas Pannone says he doesn’t know how an anabolic steroid ended up in his system. MLB announced Friday that Pannone had received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for the performance-enhancing substance dehydrochlormethyltestosterone (DHCMT). The suspension will begin at the start of the 2018 regular season. In a statement posted on Pannone’s ...

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Royals' Jorge Bonifacio banned 80 games for PEDs

Kansas City Royals outfielder Jorge Bonifacio has been suspended 80 games after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance. The commissioner’s office made the announcement Saturday. Bonifacio was banned after a positive test for Boldenone. The ban will begin on opening day. “It really kind of made me sick to my stomach,” Royals manager Ned Yost said. The 24-year-old Bonifacio made ...

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