There are also some who complain of joint pain when using Winstrol. As a steroid that does not aromatize there will be no water retention but the “dry feeling” may not be what many think it is. Most who use the steroid will be physique athletes or gym rats during a cutting phase. They will also typically add it into a plan late in the diet once they’re already lean. Typically, when you become very lean, bodybuilding lean, this makes the joints a little uncomfortable. With or without Winstrol this discomfort could potentially exist. As for pro athletes who have nearly every last steroid at their disposal, remember, if Winstrol weren’t effective in competitive sports so many athletes wouldn’t make it a primary and favorite choice. In fact, the combo of Winstrol with low doses of Nandrolone is a very common stack among many athletes, and this stack will greatly eliminate any potential joint discomfort should it exist.
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• Free agent IF Kal Simmons
Suspension Length: 50 games
Violating Substances: Drug of abuse (second positive test)
Simmons, an eighth-round pick by the Diamondbacks in 2015 out of Kennesaw State, was released by Arizona on Jan. 4. Simmons was ranked the 10th-best draft-eligible prospect in Georgia in 2015, but he played in just 16 games this season after serving a 50-game suspension levied in September 2015 for testing positive for amphetamines. At his best, Simmons got praised for a high baseball IQ and a solid overall skill set.