In an announcement made at a meeting of baseball owners in Scottsdale, Arizona, an agreement was entered into by Major League baseball players and union officials for implementing tougher doping policies.

Baseball owners and players set tougher doping policiesBaseball and union officials have expanded the list of banned substances though amphetamines will be something that players would not be tested for.

 Rob Manfred, an executive vice president for baseball, was of the view that this policy is as good as any policy in any professional sport.