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Statement from Yasmani Grandal

Padres catcher suspended 50 games for positive drug test

Major League Baseball Players Association
The Major League Baseball Players Association has released the following statement on behalf of Yasmani Grandal:

"I apologize to the fans, my teammates, and to the San Diego Padres. I was disappointed to learn of my positive test and under the Joint Drug Program I am responsible for what I put into my body. I must accept responsibility for my actions and serve my suspension."