MLB suspends White Sox, Angels minor leaguers

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Chicago White Sox minor league pitcher Pedro Rodriguez received a 50-game suspension without pay for violating the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program, Major League Baseball announced Friday.
Rodriguez, who is on the White Sox Dominican Summer League roster, will begin serving his suspension immediately.
Angel Montilla, an outfielder on the Los Angeles Angels' Dominican Summer League roster, also was suspended on Friday for 50 games without pay.
His suspension also is effective immediately.