Ryan Braun Tests Positive for Drug

Scott Boehm

Now we know why he's one of the most dominant young baseball stars in recent years. Reigning National League MVP Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers, 28, has tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug, and the player now faces a 50-game suspension if the findings are upheld. A urine sample taken during the playoffs showed Braun had elevated levels of testosterone, and a subsequent test showed the testosterone was synthetic. Braun said Saturday night that the result was "B.S."