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Coaches, doctors uncertain of advantages athletes gain by using Adderall

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Associated Press photo by Kathy Willens

Philadelphia Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz, shown hitting last July at Citi Field in New York, was suspended in November for 25 games after he tested positive for Adderall.

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When Major League Baseball suspended Carlos Ruiz in November for 25 games after he tested positive for Adderall, many fans wondered why the Philadelphia Phillies catcher didn’t have a prescription.

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Associated Press photo by Kathy Willens

Philadelphia Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz, shown hitting last July at Citi Field in New York, was suspended in November for 25 games after he tested positive for Adderall.