Braves, Reds minor leaguers banned
Carpio and Noel were each penalized Friday after testing positive for anabolic steroids. Carpio tested metabolites of Stanozolol and Noel for metabolites of Nandrolone.
Both players were on the rosters of their organization's Dominican Summer League teams.
There have been 35 suspensions this year under the minor league program, including seven this week.
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