Steve Delabar

Former All-Star Delabar suspended 80 games for positive test

Former All-Star pitcher Steve Delabar, a veteran of six major league seasons with Seattle, Toronto and Cincinnati, has been suspended for 80 games following a positive test under baseball's minor league drug program.

The 28-year-old right-hander, on the roster of Cleveland's Triple-A team in Columbus, tested positive for the performance-enhancing substance Ostarine, the commissioner's office said Monday. Ostarine is used to retain lean mass.

"This spring I received a positive test for a banned substance from a contaminated non-certified over-the-counter dietary supplement," Delabar said in a statement released by his agent, Barry Meister. "Although the...

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