Royals RF Jorge Bonifacio tests positive for steroid; suspended 80 games

Jorge Bonifacio
Jorge Bonifacio (Getty Pictures)

Royals proper fielder Jorge Bonifacio has been suspended 80 games after testing positive for the steroid Boldenone.

The league introduced Saturday, the 24-yr-previous’s suspension will start firstly of the season.

That is Bonifacio’s first positive check for steroids.

Bonifacio batted .255 with 17 house runs and forty RBIs in 113 games for the Royals in 2017.

Previous to the season final yr he was the Royals’ No. 6 general prospect in 2015, in line with MLB Pipeline.