MILWAUKEE, WI (LEARFIELD-WSAU) Brewers' minor league third baseman Nicky Delmonico has been suspended for 50 games. He tested positive for an amphetamine in violation of the minors' drug program.
The 22-year-old Delmonico was playing for Class-"A" Brevard County of the Florida State League, batting .262 in 37 games with four homers and 15 R-B-I's. He had not played since July seventh.
The Brewers acquired Delmonico from Baltimore last July, in a trade that sent closer Francisco Rodriguez to the Orioles. K-Rod re-signed with the Crew as a free agent last winte