Biogenesis founder Tony Bosch surrenders to DEA

By Matt Snyder | Baseball Writer

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Exactly one year ago, 13 players were suspended for their involvement with a South Florida clinic called Biogenesis, relating to the use of performance-enhancing drugs. A total of 17 players in all were nailed at some point with drug-related suspensions tied to the clinic, but it doesn't stop there, because now Tony Bosch, founder of the clinic, has surrendered to the DEA:

Per Quinn's reporting, Bosch will plead guilty to conspiracy to distribute anabolic steroids. Further, he reports this isn't just due to involvement with MLB players, as Bosch was reportedly supplying even high school kids with substances. He faces up to 10 years in prison, though Quinn reports that is "highly unlikely."

Also, Bosch wasn't alone. Quinn reports 10 people were arrested, including ...

One might recall that Alex Rodriguez has claimed in the past that Sucart was the one providing him with PEDs and encouraging him to use them, but the two seem to have had a falling out, as Sucart filed a lawsuit against A-Rod for $5 million last year.

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