The commissioner’s office announced a pair of 50-game suspensions for two minor league players who tested positive for the stimulant Methylhexaneamine. The suspensions will take effect this season.
Free agent catcher Bryan Henry finished the season with high Class A Visalia, the Diamondbacks’ California League affiliate, going 5-for-29 (.172) in eight games. Arizona released him on Oct. 5.
Rays catcher David Wendt also finished last season in high Class A, playing for Charlotte of the Florida State League, where he batted .185/.214/.210 in 81 at-bats. He’s a 50th-round pick in 2009 from Dowling (N.Y.) College.