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Alfredo Aceves Suspended 50 Games For Positive ‘Drug Of Abuse’ Test

Alfredo Aceves’ season has gone from bad to worse. Aceves was suspended 50 games on Thursday for a positive drug test, Major League Baseball announced. The veteran right-hander was suspended for a “drug of abuse,” which comes with the 50-game ban. Because Aceves is in the minor leagues, he’s subject to “drug of abuse” testing.  Big leaguers aren’t subject to ...
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Alfredo Aceves suspended 50 games for positive drug test

Alfredo Aceves has been suspended for 50 games for a positive drug test. While the drug that caused Aceves to test positive has not been identified, it is not a performance enhancer. Aceves, 31, has been pitched at Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre since being designated for assignment on June 4. Source: Yankees minor league pitcher Alfredo Aceves suspended 50 games for positive test...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Breaking News - Alfredo Aceves suspended 50 games for "drug of abuse"

Jim MonaghanContributing WriterPhoto courtesy nj.comMLB columnist for Yahoo Sports Jeff Passan is reporting that former Red Sox pitcher Alfredo Aceves, currently at the AAA minor league level in the Yankees organization has been suspended for 50 games for a positive test for a "drug of abuse."It's not clear at this time what the substance is.Source: Yankees minor league...
Via RedSoxLife
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Alfredo Aceves Designated For Assignment After Struggling With Yankees

Alfredo Aceves’ second stint with the New York Yankees was less than impressive. Aceves was designated for assignment by the Yankees on Wednesday after posting a 6.52 ERA (14 earned runs in 19 1/3 innings) over 10 appearances. The Yankees also optioned pitcher Preston Claiborne to Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre while calling up pitcher Jose Ramirez and activating pitcher Wade LeBlanc...
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Afredo Aceves answers the call

Things happened quickly for Alfredo Aceves. Literally hours after he was called up by the Yankees, Aceves was given the nod to pitch after a disastrous outing by Yankees starter CC Sabathia. Although the Yankees lost the game, no one could point their finger at Alfredo for the loss: Aceves threw 5 1/3 shutout innings, giving up just three hits (all singles), with five...
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Aceves gives baby son unique name

Red Sox Alfredo Aceves, who currently in the minor leagues, reportedly gave his son a name that it is almost certain no other child has ever been named. 

August 02, 2013  |  Discuss

'See-Ya'-Cini Alfredo: Sox Send Aceves Packing

Alfredo And Editor-In-Chief (FN Photo)Apparently, the Alfredo Aceves Era has ended (sort of). By "outrighting" Aceves to Pawtucket (after every other MLB team passed on him via the waiver wire), the Red Sox took him off the 40-man roster and—essentially—cut him loose forever. Technically, Boston could bring him back—but that would mean bumping a more valuable player...
Via FenwayNation
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Sox demote Aceves to AAA, will attempt to trade him

The Red Sox made their second bold move in as many days on Wednesday, optioning struggling righty Alfredo Aceves to AAA Pawtucket following the team's 6-5 victory against the Oakland Athletics. According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Red Sox will spend the next 72 hours trying to trade Aceves, who has posted an ugly 8.66 ERA in five games (three starts) so far this...
Via CLNS Radio
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Brawl breaks out during World Baseball Classic

It wasn’t quite an international incident, but a benches-clearing brawl broke out between After Canadian Chris Robinson bunted to lead off the ninth inning with Canada holding a 9-3 lead, Mexico pitcher Arnold Leon hitting Rene Tosoni. Red Sox pitcher Alfredo Aceves was heavily involved in the fray, seen wrestling with Tyson Gillies and appearing to suffer a blow to the head...
March 09, 2013  |  10 Comments

Red Sox suspend Aceves 3 games

The Red Sox suspended pitcher Alfredo Aceves three games. See what he did to warrant the three-game suspension from the team.

Via Fenway West
August 25, 2012  |  1 Comment
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