Melky Cabrera retirement Toronto Blue Jays
A day after former Blue Jays top prospect Travis Snider announced his retirement, former Toronto left fielder Melky Cabrera announced he was retiring from baseball as well on Friday.
Cabrera played two seasons with the Blue Jays in 2013 and 2014, just before the team made their two exciting playoff appearances.
Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos signed Cabrera after a 2012 season with the San Francisco Giants that saw him named to the NL All-Star team and lead the league in batting average, but the season was cut short due a suspension. The then 28-year old tested positive for testosterone and was suspended for 50 games.
After receiving his suspension, Cabrera was quoted in saying “My positive test was the result of my use of a substance I should not …
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