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Seattle 1B Choi Banned 50 Games For Positive Test

MLB said Thursday that Choi tested positive for methandienone, a controlled substance popular with bodybuilders.

1090 The Fan–04/17/2014

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Keidel: The End Of MLB Innocence

The PED crucible, which we hoped would be microscopic by now, just won’t go away. It’s turned into a twisted game show of “Name That Cheat.”

08/16/2013

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Jesus Montero To Accept 50-Game Suspension For PED Use

Despite denying using performance-enhancing drugs in February, Mariners catcher and designated hitter Jesus Montero will not appeal a 50-game suspension being handed down by Major League Baseball for steroid use.

1090 The Fan–08/05/2013

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As PED-Day Looms, Will It Deter Drugs In Baseball?

Baseball’s PED-Day is set to launch. The question now is whether this will stop the drug cheats once and for all.

1090 The Fan–08/05/2013

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Bay On Braun: ‘It Kills All The Credibility Of Anybody’

“I think for me what makes me mad,” Seattle outfielder Jason Bay said of Ryan Bruan, “basically it just kills all the credibility of anybody.”

1090 The Fan–07/23/2013

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Will Montero Be Suspended?

Jon Heyman of CBS Sports says Major League Baseball has started to interview players connected to the Biogenesis PED scandal. Heyman also reports investigators feel it’s likely some suspensions will be issued.

06/19/2013

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Seahawks Players Meet After Latest PED Suspension

The Seahawks were thrown back into the headlines for the wrong reasons when defensive end Bruce Irvin was suspended earlier this month for using a banned substance. Irvin, Seattle’s first-round draft pick in 2012, will miss the first four games of the regular season.

1090 The Fan–05/29/2013

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Bruce Irvin Suspended For Violating NFL’s PED Policy

The Seahawks won’t have a significant defensive weapon for the first four games of the 2013 season thanks to a suspension issued to Bruce Irvin by the NFL. Irvin has been suspended without pay for violating the league’s policy on performance enhancing drugs.

1090 The Fan–05/17/2013

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Montero On Anti-Aging Clinic: I Don’t Have Anything To Do With Those People

Mariners catcher Jesus Montero on Tuesday again denied any involvement with a Florida-based anti-aging clinic under investigation by Major League Baseball.

1090 The Fan–02/12/2013

Jesus Montero (Photo by Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

Montero’s Agents Claim No Affiliation With Clinic Under Investigation

The agents who represent Seattle Mariners catcher Jesus Montero and Toronto outfielder Melky Cabrera say no one at their agency has ever heard of or knows anyone at the Florida anti-aging clinic currently under investigation by Major League Baseball.

1090 The Fan–02/06/2013

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