Andrew Doyle banned 50 games

NEW YORK -- A minor league pitcher in the Texas Rangers system has been suspended 50 games for a second drug violation.

Right-hander Andrew Doyle of Myrtle Beach in the Carolina League was penalized Monday. The reliever was 1-1 in two levels of Class A ball this season.

Doyle was the Rangers' fourth-round pick in the 2009 draft.