Atlanta Braves Player’s Autopsy Results.

Tommy Hanson
FILE - This is a 2012 file photo showing Tommy Hanson of the Atlanta Braves baseball team. Former Braves and Angels pitcher Tommy Hanson has died. He was 29. Braves spokesman Brad Hainje says some of Hanson’s former teammates were at Atlanta’s Piedmont Hospital when Hanson died Monday night, Nov. 9, 2015. WSB-TV in Atlanta reported Hanson slipped into a coma caused by catastrophic organ failure. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

ATLANTA (AP) – A coroner says autopsy results show the death of former Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles pitcher Tommy Hanson was caused by cocaine and alcohol use.

Coweta County coroner Richard Hawk said Friday the combined effects of cocaine and alcohol ultimately caused the death of 29-year-old Hanson, who died Nov. 9.

Hanson wasn’t breathing as rescue crews tried to help him at a friend’s home in Newnan, south of Atlanta.

It’s not immediately clear when Hanson might have ingested the cocaine and alcohol.

A sheriff’s office report says two people were at the home when authorities arrived. Neither was charged with any crimes.

Hanson pitched for the Braves from 2009 to 2012 and the Angels in 2013. He signed minor league contracts with the White Sox in 2014 and Giants in 2015.

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