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Mets Minor Leaguer Peterson suspended

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that New York Mets Minor League right-handed pitcher Tim Peterson has received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for a metabolite of Trenbolone, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

The suspension of Peterson, who is currently on the roster of the Single-A St. Lucie Mets of the Florida State League, will be effective at the start of the 2015 FSL season.

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that New York Mets Minor League right-handed pitcher Tim Peterson has received an 80-game suspension without pay after testing positive for a metabolite of Trenbolone, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

The suspension of Peterson, who is currently on the roster of the Single-A St. Lucie Mets of the Florida State League, will be effective at the start of the 2015 FSL season.