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  1. Top 10 bullpens in MLB: Royals No. 1

    Buster Olney

    When baseball executives and players try to explain why run production has plummeted in recent seasons, they offer a range of theories, from MLB played without amphetamines and steroids to the impact of defensive shifts. But there is one common threa...

    Blog | January 13, 2015
  2. Rick Reilly on Torre, La Russa, Cox

    Rick Reilly

    Players who used or were suspected of using steroids can't get in the Baseball Hall of Fame. But their managers can!

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2013
  3. John Rocker says steroids, PEDs made for 'better game'

    John Rocker, the formerly disgraced Atlanta Braves closer who years after retirement acknowledged having used steroids during his career, said in a radio interview that PED use in Major League Baseball helped it transform into a more appealing sport.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2013
  4. Michael Weiner, MLBPA boss, says media shouldn't jump to conclusi...

    Baseball union head Michael Weiner says reporters should refrain from jumping to conclusions about media reports linking players to a Florida anti-aging clinic accused of distributing banned performance-enhancing drugs.

    Story | Conversation | February 21, 2013
  5. Ben Sheets was out of baseball for two years and came back with a...

    Jonah Keri

    Ben Sheets proves once again that the comeback is always the best story in baseball.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2012
  6. Ryan Braun is putting up MVP numbers, creating a dilemma for vote...

    Buster Olney

    If you looked only at Ryan Braun's numbers, there's no question he should be in the NL MVP discussion. Of course, given his positive steroid test, it's not nearly that easy. Buster Olney writes that Braun is creating an interesting dilemma for voters.

    Blog | Conversation | June 17, 2012
  7. Ryan Braun's successful appeal highlighted a change in how player...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that when Ryan Braun won the appeal of his positive test for performance-enhancing drugs, it highlighted a much different opinion among players than it would have 10 or 20 years ago. Today, players want cheaters caught.

    Blog | Conversation | March 01, 2012
  8. Jeff Bagwell is haunted by the era in which he played, and it cou...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that Jeff Bagwell is seemingly close to the Hall of Fame -- earning 56 percent of the votes this year -- but yet so far because of the ramifications of his era and PED suspicions that some writers can't seem to overlook.

    Blog | Conversation | January 10, 2012
  9. With many great players suspected of cheating, Hall of Fame voter...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that with players from the steroid era now becoming eligible for the Hall of Fame, voters will have to decide how to cast their ballots when suspicion and unanswered questions remain.

    Blog | Conversation | December 20, 2011
  10. Manny Ramirez looks for another chance following MLB reinstatemen...

    Enrique Rojas

    Manny Ramirez acknowledged that he has made many mistakes in his life and he seeks a new chance to show that he has changed

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2011
  11. Manny Ramirez released from Fort Lauderdale jail, not allowed to ...

    Former baseball star Manny Ramirez has been released from jail after deputies say he struck his wife during an argument.

    Story | Conversation | September 13, 2011
  12. PED suspects Juan Gonzalez, Rafael Palmeiro on HOF ballot

    Suspected steroid users Rafael Palmeiro and Juan Gonzalez are on the Hall of Fame ballot for the first time.

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2010
  13. The Hall of Isolation

    Buster Olney

    Mark McGwire is the first steroids-era test case for the Hall of Fame, and the slugger who hit more homers than all but Alex Rodriguez and seven other players has never polled more than 25 percent in the voting. In some quarters, there is a presumpt...

    Blog | August 05, 2010
  14. MLB: Alex Rodriguez belongs in the Hall of Fame, but could wait f...

    Buster Olney

    Like Bonds and McGwire, Alex Rodriguez has benefited from steroids in his career at a time when it's fair to assume a high percentage of his playing peers did as well. He is among the best of that group, but Hall of Fame candidacy could be an issue.

    Blog | Conversation | August 05, 2010
  15. Ubaldo Jimenez, Roy Halladay, Armando Galarraga and now Stephen S...

    Roy S. Johnson

    Is it throwback time in baseball? Are we back in 1968, when Bob Gibson roamed those elevated pitching mounds? Just look at the scores, or, say, the Pirates' batting averages.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2010
  16. Two Dominican Summer League players suspended for positive test f...

    Two Dominican Summer League players have been suspended following positive tests for steroids under baseball's minor league drug program, one getting a 100-game ban for a second offense.

    Story | Conversation | March 18, 2010