Ryan Braun — MLB Star SUSPENDED for Season Over Juicing Allegations

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Ryan Braun — the 2011 National League MVP — has been suspended without pay for the rest of the season amid allegations he was using performance enhancing drugs.

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig made the announcement … saying the Milwaukee Brewers violated the league”s policy on substance abuse.

The suspension will go into effect immediately and last the remaining 65 games of the season.

Braun released a statement saying … “As I have acknowledged in the past, I am not perfect. I realize now that I have made some mistakes. I am willing to accept the consequences of those actions. This situation has taken a toll on me and my entire family, and it is has been a distraction to my teammates and the Brewers organization.”

The statement continues, “I wish to apologize to anyone I may have disappointed — all of the baseball fans especially those in Milwaukee, the great Brewers organization, and my teammates. I am glad to have this matter behind me once and for all, and I cannot wait to get back to the game I love.”