Entering with a 2-2 record and an 8.27 ERA, Bisons fans had to assume that Buffalo was poised to have a big night Monday against Charlotte Knights starting pitcher Andre Rienzo.
Unfortunately for the Herd, games aren’t played on paper as Rienzo had one of his best starts of the season, limiting the Bisons to only one run as Charlotte took down Buffalo 5-1.
While Rienzo was shutting...
The game has come a long way in its fight against performance-enhancing drugs. In that quest, the commissioner’s office recently released a report detailing the suspension of Chicago White Sox righthander Andre Rienzo and Cleveland Indians lefthander Harold Guerrero who both tested positive for metabolites of Stanozolol. Baseball America tweeted the news: Prospects Blog: MLB
Minor league pitchers for the Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox have been given 50-game suspensions after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs.
The commissioner's office imposed the penalties Thursday under the minor league drug program.
White Sox prospect Andre Rienzo, from Brazil, also tested positive for metabolites of Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing...