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Free Agent Minor Leaguer Pineiro Suspended

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that free agent Minor League right-handed pitcher Joel Pineiro has received a 50-game suspension after testing positive for Heptaminol, a prohibited stimulant in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

The suspension of Pineiro is effective immediately.

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that free agent Minor League right-handed pitcher Joel Pineiro has received a 50-game suspension after testing positive for Heptaminol, a prohibited stimulant in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

The suspension of Pineiro is effective immediately.