Found August 05, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
Today is the day that the Biogenesis suspensions are likely going to be announced and more names are on the list of players that will be suspended. Players with 50-game suspensions: Jhonny Peralta, Everth Cabrera, Antonio Bastardo, Nelson Cruz, Sergio Escalona and Jordany Valdespin. Other players who will be suspended are Francisco Cervelli, Jesus Montero, Cesar Puello, Fautino de los Santos, Fernando Martinez and Jordan Noberto. These players will likely be suspended for 50-games, but nothing has been made official of that yet. Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez will be suspended, but MLB has said nothing about the possible length of A-Rod's ban. Recent reports suggested he will be suspended for the rest of this year and all of next year, but that has not been confirmed or announced. The players who will not be getting suspended suspended are Melky Cabrera, Bartolo Colon, Gio Gonzalez, Yasmani Grandal and Danny Valencia. Gio Gonzalez only received legal substances and will not be suspended. The biggest name in this investigation is Alex Rodriguez and he will be suspended, but we just don't know how long he will be suspended for. With teams losing players while they are in playoff contention, this is a blow to their playoff chances. The length of the rest of the players' suspensions should come out sometime this afternoon, so stay tuned here for more. Follow Robert on Twitter @RobertMurrayMLB Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?
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