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Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers in the dugout during the spring training game against the San Diego Padres at Maryvale Baseball Park on March 7, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

MLB Hopes For New Drug Agreement Within The Week

Baseball players and management hope to reach a new drug agreement this week that would increase initial penalties for muscle-building steroids and decrease suspensions for some positive tests caused by unintentional use, people familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press.

03/25/2014

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Dodgers Icon Tommy Lasorda Rips A-Rod: ‘He’s Trying To Ruin The Game’

Baseball icon Tommy Lasorda says Alex Rodriguez deserved a harsher punishment for his alleged involvement with Biogenesis and performance-enhancing drugs.

01/22/2014

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AP: Players Wanted A-Rod Out Of Union

Several angry major league players wanted Alex Rodriguez kicked out of their union after he sued it last week, but staff lawyers told them expulsion was not allowed.

01/21/2014

Former Major League Baseball player Barry Bonds leaves federal court following a sentencing hearing on December 16, 2011 in San Francisco, California. Bonds was sentenced to 30 days of home confinement and two years probation after a jury found Barry Bonds guilty on one count of obstruction of justice and was a hung jury on three counts of perjury for lying to a grand jury about his use of performance enhancing drugs. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Giants Star Barry Bonds Wants Special Panel To Rehear Case After 2011 Conviction

Major League Baseball’s all-time home run leader has asked a federal appeals court to reconsider its refusal to overturn his felony obstruction conviction.

10/28/2013

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Keidel: The End Of MLB Innocence

The PED crucible, which we hoped would be microscopic by now, just won’t go away. It’s turned into a twisted game show of “Name That Cheat.”

08/16/2013

Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees follows through on his second inning home run against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium on August 11, 2013 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Anti-PED Foundation Founder “Disappointed” In A-Rod

The way the founder of an anti-steroids organization sees it, Alex Rodriguez owes him an explanation.

08/11/2013

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Keidel: All Eyes On A-Rod And Home Debut At Yankee Stadium Tonight

The eyes of America are indeed on the Bronx these days where a certain slugger will make his home debut tonight at Yankee Stadium.

08/09/2013

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Local Trainer Successfully Enhances Student Athletes Without Steroids

One personal trainer in Los Angeles is showing that the path to competitive physical prevalence is more efficiently done through hard work and technology than it is through steroids.

05/20/2013

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Armstrong Steps Down As Livestrong Chairman

Lance Armstrong said Wednesday he is stepping down as chairman of his Livestrong cancer-fighting charity so the group can focus on its mission instead of its founder’s problems.

10/17/2012

Melky Cabrera #53 of the San Francisco Giants takes a break at second base during a pitching change by the Arizona Diamondbacks during the seventh inning of a MLB game at Chase Field on May 13, 2012 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Giants won the game 7-3. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Giants’ Melky Cabrera Busted! Suspended For 50 Games For Positive Druge Test

Melky Cabrera was suspended 50 games Wednesday following a positive test for testosterone, putting an abrupt end to what had been an MVP-caliber regular season and throwing the San Francisco Giants’ playoff hopes into doubt.

08/15/2012

MESA, AZ - MARCH 01:  Angel Guzman of the Chicago Cubs poses for a photo during Spring Training Media Photo Day at Fitch Park on March 1, 2010 in Mesa, Arizona.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Dodgers Pitcher Angel Guzman Suspended 50 Games For Drug Abuse

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Angel Guzman has been suspended for 50 games by Major League Baseball for a second violation under the minor league drug program for a drug of abuse.

04/20/2012

Manny Ramirez

A’s Getting Closer To Signing Former Dodger Slugger Manny Ramirez

The Oakland Athletics still have strong interest in signing slugger Manny Ramirez, who presents a low-risk investment for the rebuilding franchise.

02/17/2012

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Federal Prosecutors Close Doping Case Of Lance Armstrong

Federal prosecutors say they are closing a criminal investigation of Lance Armstrong and will not charge him over allegations the seven-time Tour de France winner used performance-enhancing drugs.

02/03/2012

Judge Declares Mistrial In Clemens Federal Perjury Case

Judge Grants Clemens Mistrial

The judge declared a mistrial Thursday in baseball star Roger Clemens’ perjury trial after prosecutors showed jurors evidence the judge had ruled out of bounds.

07/14/2011

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Bonds’ Trainer Asked To Stop Coaching Youth League

A Northern California youth baseball league has barred Barry Bonds’ former personal trainer from coaching his son’s team.

06/14/2011

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