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Blue Jays first baseman Chris Colabello suspended 80 games for steroid use

Blue Jays first baseman Chris Colabello suspended 80 games for steroid use

Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Chris Colabello was suspended Friday for 80 games without pay after testing positive for the same anabolic steroid that caused Philadelphia pitcher Daniel Stumpf to be disciplined last week.

The commissioner's office said Colabello tested positive for dehydrochlormethyltestosterone, which is sold under the name Turinabol.

Colabello is hitting .069 (two for 29) with one run batted in this season.

He set career highs in several offensive categories last season as Toronto reached the playoffs for the first time since 1993. Colabello hit .321 with 15 homers and 54 RBIs while playing in a career-high 101...

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