"With much embarrassment and helplessness, I ask for forgiveness for unintentionally disrespecting so many people who have trusted in my work and have supported me so much," he said. "I promise to learn the lesson that this ordeal has left me."
Starling Marte, Pirates center fielder, suspended 80 games for PEDs →
Marte said in a statement that "neglect and lack of knowledge led to this mistake."
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