Tablado Reinstated By Major League Baseball
Raul Tablado
Raul Tablado

Posted Apr 14, 2005

InsideTheDome has learned that Raul Tablado has been reinstated by Major League Baseball and will join the New Hampshire Fisher Cats.

Raul Tablado tested postive to a banned substance under baseball's minor league drug policy during the end of the 2004 season, and as a result served the end of his suspension in 2005.

Tablado was drafted by the Blue Jays in the fourth round of the 2000 draft and in five minor league seasons with the Jays he has a career batting average of .245 with 46 home runs and 223 RBI.

The infielder had a career year in 2004 as a member of the Dunedin Blue Jays as he batted .300 and hit 21 home runs while driving in 76 runs.

Tablado is elibible to play in games immediately and is expected to take his place on the left side of the infield on a regular basis for the Fisher Cats.

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