Three Minor League players suspended

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that three Minor League players have been suspended following their violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

Atlanta Braves Minor League right-handed pitcher Steve Borkowski has received a 68-game suspension without pay after testing positive for a metabolite of Stanozolol, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Program. The suspension of Borkowski, who is currently on the roster of the rookie-level Danville Braves of the Appalachian League, will be effective at the start of the 2016 season.

Chicago Cubs Minor League outfielder Adron Chambers has received a 50-game suspension without pay following a second positive test for a drug of abuse in violation of the Program. The suspension of Chambers, who is currently on the roster of the Triple-A Iowa Cubs of the Pacific Coast League, will be effective at the start of the 2016 season.

San Francisco Giants Minor League right-handed pitcher Alvaro Diaz has received a 25-game suspension without pay following a violation of the Program. The suspension of Diaz, who is currently on the roster of the rookie-level Arizona League Giants, will be effective at the start of the 2016 season.