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5/12/2014 6:53 P.M. ET

Minor League catcher Daal suspended 50 games

Padres Minor League catcher Rodney Daal has received a 50-game suspension without pay following a second violation for a drug of abuse.

The suspension of Daal, who is currently on the roster of the Class A Eugene Emeralds of the Northwest League, is effective immediately.

Daal was batting .298 with two homers and 19 RBIs in 42 games this season.

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