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Astros Minor Leaguer Whitley suspended

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that Houston Astros Minor League pitcher Forrest Whitley has received a 50-game suspension without pay for a violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

The suspension of Whitley, who is currently on the roster of Double-A Corpus Christi, will be effective at the start of the 2018 Texas League season.

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that Houston Astros Minor League pitcher Forrest Whitley has received a 50-game suspension without pay for a violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

The suspension of Whitley, who is currently on the roster of Double-A Corpus Christi, will be effective at the start of the 2018 Texas League season.

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