Reed suspended for 2nd positive test

Updated: June 10, 2010, 4:11 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- A Cincinnati Reds minor leaguer has been suspended 50 games after a second positive drug test.

Outfielder Justin Reed was penalized Thursday under the minor league drug program.

Reed is on the roster of the Reds' affiliate in Billings of the rookie level Pioneer League. The suspension takes effect when the team opens its season on June 21.


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