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Phillies turn in Oregon State’s Ben Wetzler leading to Suspension

OregonLive.com writer Connor Letourneau has been leading the reporting on the situation around Oregon State number 1 starter Ben Wetzler who has been suspended indefinitely by the school. According to reports,  the Philadelphia Phillies turned in Ben Wetzler for using an agent after Wetzler failed to sign with the Phillies after the 2013 MLB Draft. The full report from OregonLive.com is available by clicking here.


Texas reinstates Corey Knebel; Cameron Cox suspended Indefinitely

CoreyKnebelFeaturedThe Texas Longhorns suspended both Corey Knebel and Cameron Cox over the weekend for violation of team rules. As we all know, that is always code for a much deeper story but this one just goes above and beyond being a knucklehead.

According to an article written by Erick Smith of USA Today Sports, a Texas teammate asked Corey Knebel for his urine during a routine drug screening. Knebel gave his urine to the teammate who turned it over to Texas officials. But the problem came up when it tested positive for Adderall which is a banned substance by the NCAA that Knebel has a prescription for. Continue reading