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Before Criticizing Alex Rodriguez, Ask Yourself, “What Would You Do”
August 9th, 2013 at 12:06 AM
New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez has announced that he will vigorously appeal the 211 day suspension handed down to him yesterday by Major League Baseball in wake of the Biogenesis scandal. Upon the news of the appeal the baseball world became incensed. Who does this arrogant, cheating athlete think...

Atlanta Braves Players Believe Steroid Suspensions Should Be Harsher
August 6th, 2013 at 4:19 PM
Atlanta Braves players, especially Dan Uggla, believe Major League Baseball should up the ante when it comes to punishment for steroids and human growth hormone. Though there has been tremendous progress in MLB's drug testing program, Uggla believes it should be year-round and include HGH. He also thinks MLB should slap...

Major League Baseball Should Ban Steroid Users for Life: Step One to Cleaning up the Game
August 5th, 2013 at 8:51 PM
Major League Baseball has quite a mess on its hands with the Biogenesis steroid scandal. They just suspended 12 players Monday for 50 games and Alex Rodriguez for the rest of this season and all of next season, but the problem would be much simpler to solve if the punishment...

Atlanta Braves Players Believe Ryan Braun Suspension Should Be Longer
July 23rd, 2013 at 8:25 PM
The suspension of Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has left a severely sour taste in baseball fans' mouths. And though most are glad Major League Baseball suspended the steroid user for 65 games, many Atlanta Braves players think he should have gotten a bigger suspension, ajc.com reports. Under the deal Braun...

Former Atlanta Brave Dale Murphy Calls for Lifetime Ban of Steroid Users
July 23rd, 2013 at 3:42 PM
Retired Atlanta Braves fan favorite Dale Murphy has always been known for being one of the classiest guys in baseball. While still classy, he offered up some unusually harsh words on the heels of Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun being suspended the rest of the 2013 season for steroid use,...

Suspension of Milwaukee Brewers’ Ryan Braun Will Be Good for Major League Baseball in Long Run
July 23rd, 2013 at 8:32 AM
When Major League Baseball suspended Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun for the remainder of the 2013 season, they sent a very clear message. Steroids will not be tolerated. For now, yes, this doesn't look so good for baseball, simply because the suspension doesn't come from the drug testing program but from...

Slumping Atlanta Braves Offense Visits Last Place Milwaukee Brewers: Series Preview
June 21st, 2013 at 6:16 PM
The Atlanta Braves have had a hard time scoring runs lately, but they may be able to turn that around when they visit the Milwaukee Brewers for a three-game series at Miller Park starting Friday. The Braves just came off losing three out of five to the New York Mets, while...

Team USA Eliminated from World Baseball Classic by Puerto Rico
March 16th, 2013 at 9:54 AM
It may be America's pastime, but Team USA will have to wait another four years for a shot at the World Baseball Classic title after being eliminated Friday night by Puerto Rico in a 4-3 ballgame at Marlins Park. Nelson Figueroa shut down the Americans with six shutout innings, giving up...

Atlanta Braves Blow Lead, Rally Late to Beat Milwaukee Brewers
April 13th, 2012 at 11:54 PM
After an 0-4 start, the Atlanta Braves have now strung together three consecutive wins. When they hung a six spot in the fifth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers, it seemed the Braves were in for an easy win in their home opener, but it took a broken-bat single from Dan Uggla...

Ryan Braun’s Positive Test Highlights Clean Play
December 11th, 2011 at 9:30 PM
In the wake of National League MVP Ryan Braun's recent failed drug test, it is important to shift focus from how bad steroids are for the game of baseball to how important it is that many of the game's all-time greats have had successful careers while being clean. Most notably, Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones., ***PHOTO1***  While many may...