White Sox Minor Leaguer Arias suspended

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that Chicago White Sox Minor League left-handed pitcher Yojensy Arias has received a 72-game suspension without pay after testing positive for hydrochlorothiazide, a performance-enhancing substance in violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

The suspension of Arias, who is currently on the roster of the Club's Dominican Summer League team, will be effective at the beginning of the 2017 DSL season.