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Free agent Minor Leaguer James suspended

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that free agent Minor League left-handed pitcher Chad James has received a 100-game suspension without pay after a second positive test for Amphetamine, a stimulant in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program, as well as a third positive test for a drug of abuse.

The suspension of James will be effective immediately upon his signing with another Major League organization.

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that free agent Minor League left-handed pitcher Chad James has received a 100-game suspension without pay after a second positive test for Amphetamine, a stimulant in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program, as well as a third positive test for a drug of abuse.

The suspension of James will be effective immediately upon his signing with another Major League organization.