Jason Pridie suspended 50 games
Pridie hit .231 with four home runs and 20 RBIs in 101 games last season for the New York Mets. He is on the roster of Triple-A Sacramento.
The suspension, announced Monday, is the 21st this year under the minor league drug program, and the eighth for a drug of abuse.
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