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  • Orioles 'working on' possible trades, free-agent additions at winter meetings

    Orioles 'working on' possible trades, free-agent additions at winter meetings
    The frenzy of transactions that previewed this year's winter meetings gave way to a slow opening day Monday, and along with that, the Orioles resumed a methodical plan of improving their club for next season. The Orioles reopened talks with...
  • The magic of records and the integrity of baseball

    The magic of records and the integrity of baseball
    Major League Baseball's suspension of 13 players in its most recent attempt to address the use of performance-enhancing drugs, including an unprecedented 211-game suspension of its highest-paid player, Alex Rodriguez, is a welcome sign that the game is...
  • The doping scandal (cont.)

    Major League Baseball suspended a dozen players — including three all-stars — for the rest of the regular season Monday for violating the league's ban on performance-enhancing drugs, and it ordered one of the game's all-time best sluggers,...
  • In baseball, the juice is still on the loose

    There is a titillating chart accompanying this column that lists the actual winners of baseball's MVP and Cy Young awards if every phony winner who was busted for steroids was stripped of the prize. Ignore it. My editors wasted their time. The list is...
  • The specter of drug use hovers over the All-Star game

    Enjoy the All-Star Game. Because when Tuesday's celebration of baseball's superstars is over, the process of suspending some of those same players for drug use will resume. It figures to be a slow, painful ordeal — one that could disrupt the...
  • Bill Plaschke: Ryan Braun, and belief, are both suspended

    On the worst day of this baseball season, Ryan Braun wasn't the only thing suspended. So too was the belief that in this era of stringent testing and severe penalties, most baseball players should be considered innocent until proved dirty. Wrong. Your...
  • Vegas favors a Michigan-Louisville national championship game

     
    It's April Fool's Day, but there's no foolin' around in Vegas where sports wagering is at a feverish pitch with the start of baseball season and the NCAA tournament now down to its Final Four. Vegas likes Michigan, slightly, over Syracuse and Louisville...
  • Papelbon does his best Melky Cabrera impression

     
    Before Thursday's home finale at Citizens Bank Park, Cole Hamels and Jonathan Papelbon took the microphone and addressed the sellout crowd of 44,070. Hamels said a few sentences and thanked the fans before turning things over to Papelbon. Then the......
  • Want to clean up baseball? Try this, Bud

    Want to clean up baseball? Try this, Bud
    Bud Selig contends his sport is “cleaner than it has ever been,’’ and he’s right, if only because baseball couldn’t be worse than the 1990’s and early 2000’s after Selig’s bunch seemingly to a man at...
  • Giants All-Star Melky Cabrera Suspended for Positive Drug Test

    Giants All-Star Melky Cabrera Suspended for Positive Drug Test
    Melky Cabrera, the San Francisco Giants’ All-Star outfielder, has tested positive for a banned substance and has been suspended for 50 games. Cabrera tested positive for testosterone, one of the 70 steroids listed as banned by the MLB. In a...
  • Orioles fall to Blue Jays, 4-2, after Jose Bautista's two-run HR in bottom of 8th

    Orioles fall to Blue Jays, 4-2, after Jose Bautista's two-run HR in bottom of 8th
    Don’t compare the intensity of the meetings between the Orioles and Toronto Blue Jays to the heated rivalry games between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox quite yet, but make no doubt that there was no love lost between the teams following...