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A-Rod, Braun among those to be
suspended by MLB

Miami Herald, by staff

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Posted By:tisHimself, 6/4/2013 11:33:53 PM

Major League Baseball will reportedly suspend about 20 players, including former MVP´s Alex Rodriguez and Ryan Braun, for their involvement in a Miami anti-aging clinic that allegedly supplied the players with performance-enhancing substances. According to an ESPN "Outside the Lines" report, Tony Bosch, the founder of the Biogenesis of America clinic, reached an agreement to cooperate with the MLB officials investigating the matter.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: glcinpdx, 6/5/2013 1:38:14 AM     (No. 9360776)

Suspended? Banned. If MLB wants to clean house, start with A-Rod and the rest of these miscreants...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 6/5/2013 2:22:34 AM     (No. 9360795)

If MLB isn´t going to ban them (the correct thing would be to kick them out), then at least make them play a season at AA before they are eligible to come back to the show.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rather Read, 6/5/2013 5:32:23 AM     (No. 9360826)

I used to love baseball.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: woodsman, 6/5/2013 9:50:13 AM     (No. 9361247)

And Pete Rose was banned for life?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: NOBS, 6/5/2013 10:29:51 AM     (No. 9361336)

What is the problem here? Either do drug tests?? after each game or even after each home run-then all miscreants would be caught!. If the game is entertainment why not let the entertainers take what they could afford and then publish all the test results? Then let the fans determine what should happen.

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