Performance Enhancing Drugs

New York Yankees

3 Yankees Minor League Pitchers Suspended For Drug Tests

Three New York Yankees pitchers in the Dominican Summer League have been suspended 72 games each for positive tests under baseball’s minor league drug program.

07/29/2015

Barry Bonds (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Feds End Prosecution Of Barry Bonds Without Conviction

The U.S. Department of Justice formally dropped its criminal prosecution of Barry Bonds, Major League Baseball’s career home run leader.

07/21/2015

Jenrry Mejia

Reliever Jenrry Mejia Rejoins Mets After Completing 80-Game Suspension

Mejia was suspended in April after testing positive for the steroid Stanozolol. The 25-year-old pitcher has said he never knowingly took the steroid.

07/08/2015

Mets cap and glove

Mets Minor League Catcher Adrian Abreu Suspended 80 Games For Drug Test

Mets catcher Adrian Abreu has been suspended for 80 games following a positive test for metabolites of Stanozolol under baseball’s minor league drug program.

07/03/2015

Anthony Bosch

Yuri Sucart, A-Rod’s Cousin, Sentenced To 7 Months In Prison In Steroids Case

A cousin of New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez, who was the star’s longtime personal assistant, has been sentenced to seven months in prison.

06/04/2015

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) and Barry Bonds (Photo by Max Morse/Getty Images)

Bonds Rooting Hard For A-Rod To Reach 660, Doesn’t Understand The ‘Hate’

“My godfather means the world to me,” Bonds told USA TODAY Sports. “I love him to a T. But when Alex hits No. 660, I’ll be happy for him. Willie will be happy for him.”

04/13/2015

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Bill Would Ramp Up N.J. Student Athlete Testing For Performing-Enhancing Drugs

A bill to ramp up drug testing among high school athletes in New Jersey has reached Gov. Chris Christie’s desk.

03/28/2015

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Yuri Sucart, A-Rod’s Cousin, Pleads Guilty In Florida Steroids Case

Yuri Sucart admitted Friday in Miami federal court that he conspired with others to distribute human growth hormone to athletes, some of high school age.

03/27/2015

David Ortiz (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

David Ortiz: I ‘Never Knowingly Took Steroids,’ And I’m A Hall Of Famer

Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is certain on this point: “I never knowingly took any steroids.” And this, too: “I deserve to be in the Hall of Fame.”

03/27/2015

Designated hitter Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees waits for a pitch while at bat during the second inning of a spring training game against the Atlanta Braves on March 12, 2015 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

A-Rod’s Cousin Set To Plead Guilty In Florida Steroids Case

A cousin of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez is scheduled to plead guilty next week in the baseball steroids scandal, the last defendant remaining in the case.

03/20/2015

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Yankees Minor League Pitcher Moises Cedeno Suspended 72 Games

Yankees pitcher Moises Cedeno has been suspended for 72 games following a positive test for Clenbuterol under baseball’s minor league drug program.

03/20/2015

Roger Clemens after he was found not guilty on all charges in his perjury trial at U.S. District Court in Washington on June 18, 2012. Clemens was acquitted on charges of perjury, making false statements and obstructing Congress for denying he took performance-enhancing drugs.  (Photo by Saul Loeb/AFP/GettyImages)

Settlement Reached In Trainer’s Defamation Suit Against Roger Clemens

Attorneys on Wednesday said they have settled a long-running defamation lawsuit against former Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees pitcher Roger Clemens by his ex-trainer.

03/18/2015

Alex Rodriguez signs autographs for fans after arriving at the New York Yankees' spring training complex on Feb. 23, 2015. (Photo by Sweeny Murti/WFAN)

He’s Back! A-Rod Reports To Yankees Camp 3 Days Ahead Of Schedule

Alex Rodriguez reported to the New York Yankees three days ahead of schedule. He spoke for 8 1/2 minutes about his season-long drug suspension.

02/23/2015

Anthony Bosch

Anthony Bosch, Former Owner Of MLB Steroid Clinic, Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison

The former owner of the South Florida clinic that supplied performance-enhancing substances to Major League Baseball players and other athletes has been sentenced to four years in federal prison.

02/17/2015

Mets cap and glove

Mets Minor Leaguer Tim Peterson Suspended 80 Games For PEDs

Mets right-hander Tim Peterson has been suspended for 80 games under baseball’s minor league drug program following a positive test for a metabolite of Trenbolone.

02/10/2015

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