Joey Gathright has played in parts of seven Major League seasons, over 450 games, swiped over 80 bases and has a respectable .263 career average. Unfortunately, as we have all seen, no one is immune from drug testing and when you get caught, you get suspended.
Gathright, who is currently a member of the Independent Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League, was suspended...
Former major league outfielder Joey Gathright has been suspended 50 games after testing positive for an amphetamine.
The commissioner's office issued the penalty Tuesday for violating the minor league drug program. It will take effect if the free agent signs with another big league organization.
The 31-year-old Gathright played seven seasons with Tampa Bay, Kansas City, the...
6/8 Game Review
Louisville lost 7-3. Box Score
Joey Gathright went 2-4 with a double.
Willie Harris went 1-3 with a walk.
Bill Rhinehart went 3-4 with a double and 2 runs.
Dioner Navarroy went 2-3 with a walk, HR (2) and 2 RBI.
Josh Judy allowed just a walk in 1.2 shutout innings with 2 strikeouts.
Scott Carroll threw 2 shutout innings with a walk and a strikeout.
The Reds purchased the contract of former MLB outfielder Joey Gathright from the Bridgeport Bluefish on Thursday, according to The Hour. Gathright has been assigned to Triple-A Louisville.
The 31-year old appeared in 23 games for the Bluefish this season, posting a .240 batting average with two homers, 13 RBI, 20 runs scored, and nine stolen bases.
Gathright has spent...