View Full Version : Rafael Palmeiro Suspended 10 games for Steroid Violation:

8/1/2005, 11:34 AM
Per 1310 The Ticket in Dallas: He was suspended today for 10 games for violating MLB Drug Policy. He immediately appealed it.


NEW YORK (SI.com) -- Rafael Palmeiro, who last month became the fourth member of baseball's 3,000-hit, 500-home run club, will be suspended for violating baseball's drug-testing plan, SI.com's Tom Verducci has confirmed.

8/1/2005, 03:39 PM
If I understood correctly, the players association appealed it, and that appeal has already been denied, so he will serve out the suspension.

8/14/2005, 10:17 AM
turned out to be at least 13 games, as he hasn't played in
3 games since returning.

8/19/2005, 05:55 PM
Can we say, a slap on the wrist?

8/30/2005, 08:54 AM
raffy got benched. probly needs a jolt.