Mets farmhand Mazzilli suspended 50 games

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - New York Mets minor leaguer L.J. Mazzilli has been suspended 50 games without pay for violating the Minor League Drug and Prevention Treatment Program.

This is the second positive test for Mazzilli, who is the son of former major leaguer Lee Mazzilli.

L.J. Mazzilli is currently on the roster for the Mets' Single-A team in St. Lucie of the Florida State League. He has a career average of .293 with 15 homers and 113 RBI in 201 minor league games, mostly at the Single-A level.