NEW YORK (AP) — Reliever Guillermo Mota was suspended for 50 games Wednesday for violating Major League Baseball's drug policy.
The 33-year-old pitcher finished this season with the New York Mets and filed for free agency Tuesday. His suspension will take effect at the start of next season.
"I have no one to blame but myself," Mota said. "I used extremely poor judgment and deserve to be held accountable.