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Mariners’ Prospect Suspended 50 Games For PED’s
Posted By Matt Stein On April 17, 2014 @ 5:53 PM In MLB,News and Rumors | No Comments
Ji-Man Choi, a Triple-A first baseman in the Mariners’ farm system, has been suspended 50 games after testing positive for the performance-enhancing drug methandienone.
Most minor leaguers who get 50-game suspensions are non-prospects, but Choi got off to a great start at Triple-A this season as a 23-year-old and has put up huge career numbers.
He’s definitely a solid prospect with some long-term upside, as he is a career .312 hitter with a .414 on-base percentage and .512 slugging percentage in the minor leagues:
Source: Aaron Gleeman (NBC Sports Hardball Talk) Mariners' Prospect Suspended 50 Games For PED's by Matt Stein
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