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 Post subject: Nelson Cruz
PostPosted: Tue Jan 29, 2013 1:22 pm 
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Anybody think he will receive a 50 game suspension from the investigation going on? http://news.yahoo.com/report-links-rod- ... .b=sports/

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 Post subject: Re: Nelson Cruz
PostPosted: Tue Jan 29, 2013 2:10 pm 
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Too early to tell. I could see this being something that happens mid-season but who knows. Still lots of stuff to happen. Although I am not sure he can be suspended if he never tested positive. I don't know the labor agreement that well but I would think a guy only gets suspended if he test positive and not if he is linked to it.


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 Post subject: Re: Nelson Cruz
PostPosted: Wed Jan 30, 2013 10:21 pm 
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Cruz's lawyers' initial responses were VERY weak and ambiguous. They took a slightly stronger stance the next day, presumably after coming up with a game plan.
If they had to come up with a game plan, he's probably guilty... I'd be worried.

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 Post subject: Re: Nelson Cruz
PostPosted: Thu Jan 31, 2013 8:46 am 
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Mauddib wrote:
Too early to tell. I could see this being something that happens mid-season but who knows. Still lots of stuff to happen. Although I am not sure he can be suspended if he never tested positive. I don't know the labor agreement that well but I would think a guy only gets suspended if he test positive and not if he is linked to it.

You can get suspended without flunking a test.
In 2009, Manny was suspended over a written prescription.
The part that worries me with Cruz, is his hr/fb ratio dropped.
His balls went to the warning track, instead of hrs.


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