Cards top prospect Reyes suspended 50 games - KMOV.com

Cards top prospect Reyes suspended 50 games

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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- Alex Reyes, the Cardinals top prospect and one of the top prospects in all of baseball, has been suspected 50 games after a second positive test for a drug abuse violation.

Reyes is on the Cardinal's AA Springfield Cardinals of the Texas League. 

While the team and league has not commented on the details of the suspension, Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan reports it is related to marijuana.

In a statement released Monday, Reyes admitted to smoking marijuana and apologized.

KMOV and our BaseballStL app profiled Reyes last year. Read: After long journey, Alex Reyes emerging as next exciting pitching prospect

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