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Reds minor leaguer Ramirez suspended

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that Cincinnati Reds Minor League third baseman Robert Ramirez has received a 50-game suspension without pay after testing positive for metabolites of Nandrolone, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

The suspension of Ramirez, who is currently on the roster of the Single-A Dayton Dragons of the Midwest League, is effective at the start of the 2014 season.

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that Cincinnati Reds Minor League third baseman Robert Ramirez has received a 50-game suspension without pay after testing positive for metabolites of Nandrolone, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

The suspension of Ramirez, who is currently on the roster of the Single-A Dayton Dragons of the Midwest League, is effective at the start of the 2014 season.

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