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Two minor leaguers suspended

Jun 25, 2014, 5:03 PM EDT

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  • Chicago White Sox Minor League outfielder Adam Heisler has received a 50-game suspension without pay after testing positive for an Amphetamine.  The suspension of Heisler, who is currently on the roster of the Single-A Winston-Salem Dash of the Carolina League, is effective immediately.
  • Oakland Athletics Minor League third baseman Tyler Ladendorf has received a 50-game suspension without pay after a second positive test for a drug of abuse.  The suspension of Ladendorf, who is currently on the roster of the Triple-A Sacramento River Cats of the Pacific Coast League, is effective immediately.

Both of these guys are 26-year-old non-prospects, so it’s like the first and the last time you’ll read their names on HBT.

  1. blacksables - Jun 25, 2014 at 5:20 PM

    I don’t have an issue with suspending these guys, but let them keep their pay.

    I mean, nothing from nothing is nothing.

    • El Bravo - Jun 25, 2014 at 5:21 PM

      Do the crime you do the time.

      • clydeserra - Jun 25, 2014 at 11:33 PM

        if its marijuana, its not a crime

  2. proudlycanadian - Jun 25, 2014 at 5:42 PM

    Neither of these guys is a poor Latino.

  3. koufaxmitzvah - Jun 25, 2014 at 5:43 PM

    The notorious “drug of abuse”. Opium? Heroin? Horse tranquilizers? Or weed?

    You know, it’s all the same.

  4. rbj1 - Jun 25, 2014 at 5:48 PM

    26 and still at single-A?

  5. doctorofsmuganomics - Jun 25, 2014 at 6:46 PM

  6. miguelcairo - Jun 26, 2014 at 2:17 AM

    Shouldn’t be.*

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