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Anthony Bosch (R), former Biogenesis of America clinic owner, walks out of a federal building after being charged with conspiracy to distribute steroids on August 5, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Anthony Bosch, Former Owner Of MLB Steroid Clinic, Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison

The former owner of the South Florida clinic that supplied performance-enhancing substances to Major League Baseball players and other athletes has been sentenced to four years in federal prison.

02/17/2015

The New York Mets' infield plays a defensive shift against Carlos Gonzalez of the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on April 16, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Kallet: Manfred Is Progressive, But His Openness To Nixing Shifts Is Asinine

Pitch clocks — though they would bother me as a baseball purist — make sense. But eliminating defensive shifts is just plain brainless. You’re going to take strategy out of the game to produce more runs?

02/09/2015

Rob Manfred (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Jared Max: NBA, MLB Commissioners Looking To Shake Up Their Sports

Determined to remain relevant with current American culture, our two newest governors of sport rocked our world this week.

02/08/2015

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MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred Open To Eliminating Defensive Shifts

“The second set of changes that I would look at is related, and that relates to injecting additional offense in the game,” Manfred told ESPN. “For example, things like eliminating shifts. I would be open to those sorts of ideas.”

01/26/2015

Pitcher Jose Quintana #62 of the Chicago White Sox reacts on the mound as he struggles during the fourth inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on September 19, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

MLB To Use Pitch Clock In Double-A, Triple-A In 2015

Major League Baseball will use a pitch clock this season in Class Triple-A and Double-A games. Commissioner Bud Selig made the announcement at the conclusion of baseball’s owners meetings.

01/15/2015

Investigators say Berejuk was the main supplier for Anthony Bosch, who ran the now-closed Biogenesis of America clinic that supplied banned substances to MLB players and other athletes. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Drug Supplier Paulo Berejuk Pleads Guilty In MLB Doping Case

Paulo Berejuk, a 51-year-old Brazilian citizen with permanent U.S. residency, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute testosterone.

12/18/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Jason Aldean’s Baseball Dreams Hit U.S. Stadiums

For country music superstar Jason Aldean, it all comes down to the strategy of baseball and the pageantry of college football.

12/09/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers argues with home-plate umpire Dale Scott after getting called out in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 3 of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 6, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

Veteran MLB Umpire Dale Scott Comes Out As Gay

The Oregon native has been a member of the big-league staff since 1986 and is a crew chief. He worked the World Series in 1998, 2001 and 2004.

12/02/2014

Anthony Bosch (R), former Biogenesis of America clinic owner, walks out of a federal building after being charged with conspiracy to distribute steroids on August 5, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Anthony Bosch Has Bail Revoked Because Of Positive Tests For Cocaine

The former owner of the clinic at the center of Major League Baseball’s recent performance-enhancing drug scandal had his bail revoked Monday because of recent positive tests for cocaine use.

10/06/2014

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Pace-Of-Game Initiatives To Be Experimented With In Arizona Fall League

Teams will be limited to three trips to the mound by managers, coaches and catchers during a game, except for pitching changes, under experimental speedup rules to be used during the Arizona Fall League.

10/01/2014

Fans walk through a newly installed metal detector at Gate 2 prior to the game between the New York Yankees and the Houston Astros at Yankee Stadium on August 19, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Reviews Mostly Positive Following Metal-Detector Debut At Yankee Stadium

Welcome to Yankee Stadium, where security measures now resemble those at the airport. And starting next season, that will be the case at every ballpark in the big leagues.

08/20/2014

Soon-to-be Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Silverman: Rob Manfred May Have An Impossible Task On His Hands

The World Series seems almost like an afterthought in national sports coverage. It takes a back seat to the NFL and even college football.

08/18/2014

Soon-to-be Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Many Pressing Issues On Tap For Next MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred

Minutes after he was elected baseball’s 10th commissioner, Rob Manfred didn’t want to discuss what great issues he expects to take on when he succeeds Selig on Jan. 25.

08/15/2014

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Rob Manfred Wins Election And Will Become Next MLB Commissioner

Rob Manfred has been elected baseball’s 10th commissioner and will succeed Bud Selig in January.

08/14/2014

Mets cap and glove (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Minor Leaguer Derrick Bernard Suspended 62 Games For Positive Drug Test

Major League Baseball said Wednesday that the right-hander tested positive for a metabolite of Nandrolone in violation of the Minor League drug prevention and treatment program.

08/14/2014

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