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San Diego Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. suspended 80 games for positive drug test
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San Diego Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. suspended 80 games for positive drug test

San Diego Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. was suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball on Friday after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance.The penalty was effective immediately, meaning the All-Star shortstop cannot play in the majors this year.Tatis had been on the injured list all season after breaking his left wrist in spring training. He recently had begun a rehabilitation assignment in Double-A and the playoff-contending Padres hoped he could return and boost their chances down the stretch. MLB said Tatis tested positive for Clostebol, a performance-enhancing substance."We were surprised and extremely disappointed to learn today that Fernando Tatis Jr. tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance in violation...