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Four minor league players were suspended from Major League Baseball for violating the Drug prevention and treatment program, according to Kyle Glaser of Baseball America.
Those players are as follows:
- Cincinnati Reds pitcher Vladimir Gutierrez: 80 games for the positive test for Stanozolol.
- Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Reza Aleaziz: 50 games for positive tests for amphetamine.
- Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Juan Idrogo: 72 games for positive tests for gw501516.
- Minnesota Twins second base Jose Rosario: 50 games after a second positive test for a drug of abuse.
Gutierrez, 24, spent Triple-A for the Louisville Bats last season, going 6-11 with an ERA 6.04, 1.40 WHIP and 117 strikeouts in 137 innings. Perspective no. 15 in the agricultural system of Cincinnati from MLB.com.
He has been invited to the reds field of the great league in each of the last two seasons.
Aleaziz, 24, finished 2019 4-0 with a 2.37 ERA, 1.48 WHIP and 34 strikeouts in 30 innings between Rookie and Class-A Advanced levels.
Idrogo, 17, was an international signature by the Dodgers in 2019. Neither MLB.com Aleaziz and Idrogo are considered among the 30 best prospects in the agricultural system of the Dodgers.
Rosario, 29, went 3-2 with an ERA 3.02, 1.32 WHIP and 42 strikeouts in 47.2 innings for the New Britain Bees of the Independent League in the 2019 season. It is not considered among the top 30 potentials in Minnesota’s agricultural system.