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New York Yankees minor leaguer Derek Dietrich was one of five players suspended Friday for violating Major League Baseball’s performance-enhancing drug policy.

Dietrich, who last appeared in the big leagues in 2020 with the Texas Rangers, was suspended for 50 games after testing positive for the banned stimulant 1,4-dimethylpentylamine (DMPA).

Derek Dietrich of the New York Yankees warms up before a game during spring training at TD Ballpark on March 21, 2021 in Dunedin, Fla.

Derek Dietrich of the New York Yankees warms up before a game during spring training at TD Ballpark on March 21, 2021 in Dunedin, Fla.
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The 33-year-old is currently with the Yanks’ Triple-A affiliate, the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Raiders.

He spent six seasons with the Miami Marlins and another with the Cincinnati Reds.

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Derek Dietrich of the New York Yankees warms up before a game during spring training at TD Ballpark on March 21, 2021 in Dunedin, Fla.

Derek Dietrich of the New York Yankees warms up before a game during spring training at TD Ballpark on March 21, 2021 in Dunedin, Fla.
(Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images)

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In 746 major league games, he was a .245 hitter with a .762 OPS. However, this season with the RailRiders, he hit just .244 with a .709 OPS.

In his final big league season, he went just 12-for-61 (.197) in 25 games, but five of those hits were home runs. He also walked nine times, which helped him to a decent .806 OPS.

Derek Dietrich of the New York Yankees runs after a hit in the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays during a spring training game at TD Ballpark on March 21, 2021 in Dunedin, Fla.

Derek Dietrich of the New York Yankees runs after a hit in the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays during a spring training game at TD Ballpark on March 21, 2021 in Dunedin, Fla.
(Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images)

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Ivan Gonzalez of the Toronto Blue Jays, Kanoa Pagan of the San Francisco Giants, Karel Paz of the New York Mets and Elvin Valerio of the Detroit Tigers were also suspended for PEDs.