Originally Posted by WebScorpion
If a player is on a prescription medication which could cause a positive test, he's required to submit a form for a waiver. So even if he has a prescription he's still in violation of the MLB substance abuse policy and will get the 50 game suspension. I doubt he'll win his appeal.
That is correct. No waiver. No dice.
While we are waiting on the facts to all come in (Hello Braun's camp...ever hear of public relations/perception....might want to throw us a bone), I have yet to personally take Braun to task. However, I am operating under the assumption he will have a seat for 50 games.