Cincinnati Reds pitcher Luis Atilano and Boston Red Sox right-hander Marco Duarte have been suspended 50 games each for violating baseball's minor league drug program.
The commissioner's office announced Friday that Atilano was punished following a second violation for a drug of abuse, while Duarte was disciplined after testing positive for an amphetamine. The suspensions...
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June 22, 2012
The Reds' minor leaguers didn't fare well last night.
Toledo 4 Louisville 0
-The Bats (2-5) were shut out with starter Luis Atilano (0-1) surrendering four earned runs in just 2.1 innings. Kanekoa Texeira (2.2 IP), Carlos Fisher (2.0 IP), and Scott Carroll (1.0 IP) held the Mud Hens scoreless through the rest of the game.
-2B Chris Valaika had two hits. SS Paul...