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Ryan Braun. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Let’s Mock Anti-Semitic Responses To Ryan Braun

You know the drill. On to the shaming.

670 The Score–07/24/2013

Ryan Braun. (Getty Images)

Braun In 2012: ‘I Would Bet My Life That This Substance Never Entered My Body’

After his successful appeal of a 50-game suspension for using PEDs in 2012, Ryan Braun held a press conference where he emphatically declared his innocence.

670 The Score–07/23/2013

Ryan Braun. (Photo by Mark Hirsch/Getty Images)

Doyel: We Know What Braun Is – A Cheater & A Liar

It’s not the cheating that has us — OK, me — so mad at Ryan Braun. It’s the lying. It’s the attacking of that specimen collector. It’s the oath upon his own life that he was telling the truth.

07/23/2013

Bud Selig. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Bud Selig’s Brain Cloud

By Tim Baffoe- (CBS) I’ve long contended that one of America’s most heinous shortcomings is the underappreciation of the film Joe Versus The Volcano. Since you’re probably not privy, the film is about a guy played […]

670 The Score–07/17/2013

Ryan Braun. (Photo by Mark Hirsch/Getty Images)

Silverman: MLB Gaining Ground In The PED War

Major League Baseball is testing hard. They are looking for enhanced testosterone readings. They are administering blood tests for HGH.

670 The Score–06/06/2013

Alex Rodriguez and Ryan Braun. (Credit: Getty Images).

Rodriguez, Braun Implicated In New PED Scandal

The founder of a Miami anti-aging clinic has agreed to talk to Major League Baseball about players linked to performance-enhancing drugs, a person familiar with the case told The Associated Press on Tuesday night.

670 The Score–06/05/2013

Gabe Miller.  (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)

Bears TE Gabe Miller Suspended For PEDs

Bears tight end Gabe Miller has been suspended for the first four games of the 2013 season for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances.

CBS Chicago–06/04/2013

Alex Rodriguez.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

MLB Sues Fla. Clinic Over Banned Player Drugs

Major League Baseball on Friday sued a now-shuttered South Florida clinic and its operators, accusing them of scheming to provide banned performance-enhancing drugs to players in violation of their contracts.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2013

Alex Rodriguez. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Wisch: MLB Needs To Institute ‘Zero Tolerance’ PED Testing

I love Major League Baseball. But Major League Baseball is wearing me out.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2013

Alex Rodriguez. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Report: A-Rod Unlikely To Ever Play For Yankees Again

Struggling to return from a hip injury and mired in yet another PED scandal, a report from the New York Daily News claims Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez may have played his last game in pinstripes.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2013

Alabama players celebrate winning the 2012 BCS National Championship. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Report: Alabama Players Received PEDs Before 2012 National Championship

A report from Sports Illustrated claims members of Alabama’s 2012 National Championship team received banned substances produced by Sports with Alternatives to Steroids prior to the BCS championship game.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2013

Bartolo Colon. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Baseball Still Has PED Problem – So Let’s Fix It

In just the past week, we’ve seen San Francisco’s Melky Cabrera and Oakland’s Bartolo Colon both receive 50-game suspensions after tests revealed elevated testosterone levels, making the Bay area again the epicenter of PED use, same as it ever was.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

Bartolo Colon

Bartolo Colon Suspended 50 Games For PEDs

Former AL Cy Young Award winner Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics has been suspended for 50 games after testing positive for testosterone.

670 The Score–08/22/2012

Ryan Braun. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Braun’s Lawyer Criticizes Drug Collector

Ryan Braun’s lawyer criticized the lengthy statement from the person who collected the slugger’s drug sample, saying Thursday the NL MVP “was properly vindicated.”

670 The Score–03/02/2012

Ryan Braun. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ryan Braun’s Appeal Is Heard

Ryan Braun’s appeal of his positive drug test began Thursday before baseball arbitrator Shyam Das.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2012

Ryan Braun. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: MLB Should Strip Braun Of His MVP

Ryan Braun shouldn’t keep his MVP. Not if the test result showing that the Milwaukee Brewers’ star left fielder and 2011 NL MVP had elevated levels of synthetic testosterone in his system this past season is indeed upheld upon appeal.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2011

Sammy Sosa, Mark McGwire and Barry Bonds

Dorfman: The Steroid Shame Shouldn’t Be Forgotten

Major League Baseball has so many things working to its advantage including a century old resilience to overcome every challenge placed before it.

670 The Score–03/30/2011

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