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  1. MLB free agency model proves players union wouldn't doom college ...

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN The Magazine's Money Issue, Howard Bryant writes that NCAA executives claim a players union would destroy college sports. But a look at baseball's free agency fight from 40 years ago shows why you shouldn't believe them.

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2014
  2. Barry Bonds returns to San Francisco Giants as spring training in...

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN The Magazine's MLB Preview Issue, Howard Bryant writes that even though Barry Bonds was denied by the Hall, he's still beloved by current Giants. Bonds took a tentative first step back into baseball this year as a guest instructor.

    Story | Conversation | March 22, 2014
  3. What happens to PED users after retirement? - ESPN The Magazine

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN The Magazine's Analytics Issue, Howard Bryant writes that some players linked to PEDs have been banished from baseball, but others have been granted redemption. There's something troubling with the justice there.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2014
  4. What happens to PED users after retirement? - ESPN The Magazine

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN The Magazine's Analytics Issue, Howard Bryant writes that some players linked to PEDs have been banished from baseball, but others have been granted redemption. There's something troubling with the justice there.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2014
  5. MLB needs to remake pitch to young black athletes - ESPN The Maga...

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN The Magazine's Cuba Issue, Howard Bryant writes that in order to reverse the fading presence of the black baseball star, MLB needs to radically rethink its pitch to young athletes.

    Story | Conversation | February 08, 2014
  6. MLB - Alex Rodriguez case likely sends MLB back to labor strife

    Howard Bryant

    The end of the ugly Alex Rodriguez case likely means the start of a new era of labor strife in Major League Baseball.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2014
  7. Robinson Cano, Clayton Kershaw will keep the big-money contracts ...

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN The Magazine's college hoops preview, Howard Bryant writes that although blockbuster deals of huge money and long commitments frustrate fans and almost never pay off for teams, MLB owners will keep handing them off.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2013
  8. Oakland A's still need a postseason hero

    Howard Bryant

    The Oakland A's keep failing in the MLB postseason because no one steps up to save them -- propelling himself and the team to greatness, Howard Bryant writes.

    Story | Conversation | October 11, 2013
  9. Bud Selig's best interests in Alex Rodriguez case

    Howard Bryant

    With what appears to be an overwhelming amount of evidence against Alex Rodriguez, plus the internal anger in the commissioner's office toward him for his defiance, why didn't Bud Selig use his "best interest of baseball" power to ban the Yankees third baseman for life?

    Story | Conversation | August 14, 2013
  10. Wimbledon - Bryant - Easy come, easy go

    Howard Bryant

    With an unexpected shot at greatness at Wimbledon, some of the underdogs bowed to the pressure of having a shot at a Grand Slam title, Howard Bryant writes.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2013
  11. Biogenesis scandal will test MLB labor peace

    Howard Bryant

    Bud Selig and baseball are walking a fine line with the apparent intent to punish the Biogenesis 20. It could cost the game its labor peace.

    Story | Conversation | June 06, 2013
  12. New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter's greatness goes beyond th...

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN The Magazine, Howard Bryant writes that Derek Jeter, though a great player statistically, can only truly be appreciated through intangibles: his amazing defensive moves, PED-free play and leadership of a franchise.

    Story | Conversation | May 07, 2013
  13. Oakland Athletics have found a way to win despite outdated ballpa...

    Howard Bryant

    In ESPN The Magazine, Howard Bryant examines how the Oakland Athletics have found a way to win, despite being in an outdated ballpark and poor market for baseball. But the real question is: Why should they have to?

    Story | Conversation | April 08, 2013
  14. The PED problem in MLB isn't gone for good - ESPN The Magazine

    Howard Bryant

    Just when baseball thought it was in the clear, its PED problem is rearing its ugly head again. Good luck going clean this time, Howard Bryant writes in ESPN The Magazine.

    Story | Conversation | March 08, 2013
  15. A Baseball Hall of Fame voter's blank ballot

    Howard Bryant

    The Hall of Fame process was hopeless this year thanks to the PED issue, so one voter sent his ballot back blank.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2013
  16. Roger Goodell works for the owners, not the game

    Howard Bryant

    Marvin Miller taught the professional athlete that the commissioner was nothing more than an employee of the owners. Roger Goodell's missteps in six-plus years on the job only make that more apparent.

    Story | Conversation | January 07, 2013