Report: Giants' OF Jose Guillen Tied to Drug Probe

Report: Giants' OF Jose Guillen Tied to Drug Probe
October 29, 2010, 2:24 am
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NEWYORK (AP) The New York Times is reporting on its website that SanFrancisco Giants outfielder Jose Guillen, who was left off the team'spostseason roster, is linked to a federal investigation into shipmentsof human growth hormone.The story, posted Thursday night andciting several unidentified lawyers, says federal authorities toldMajor League Baseball they were looking into shipments of HGH sent toGuillen's wife in the Bay Area.The Times says that was just beforethe postseason began. Guillen was left off the Giants' roster for allthree rounds because of a neck injury, according to the team.The San Francisco Chronicle reportedin 2007 that Guillen allegedly purchased more than 19,000 worth of HGHand other drugs between May 2002 and June 2005.