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Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez challenged the sixth-inning play at Miller Park in the season opener won by Milwaukee, 2-0. Braun was originally called safe at first base by umpire Greg Gibson on a leadoff infield single fielded by third baseman Chris Johnson.(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Umpire’s Call Overturned, First Time By MLB Expanded Replay

An umpire’s call was overturned Monday for the first time under Major League Baseball’s expanded replay system, with Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Braun ruled out instead of safe.

03/31/2014

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Musicians + Sports: American Authors on Baseball, the Red Sox and Kanye West’s Aquatic Calling

The breakout band riding high on the success of “Best Day of My Life” have few ideas of musicians who’d make great athletes, including Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley.

03/07/2014

The argument for the deal is simple, says Cobb County Commission Chairman Tim Lee and other supporters. Almost $400 million in county bonds and immediate infrastructure improvements, with debt payments approaching $600 million over 30 years — will generate enough economic activity and, thus, tax revenue to justify the spending. Credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Tea Party Battles Business Over Braves Stadium

The argument for the deal is simple, says Cobb County Commission Chairman Tim Lee and other supporters. Almost $400 million in county bonds and immediate infrastructure improvements, with debt payments approaching $600 million over 30 years — will generate enough economic activity and, thus, tax revenue to justify the spending.

12/08/2013

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Alex Rodriguez Leaves Appeals Hearing, Calls Process A ‘Farce’

Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez has walked out on his arbitration hearing — where he’s appealing a 211-game suspension by Major League Baseball for his ties to the Biogenesis scandal — in anger, calling the […]

92.9 The Game–11/20/2013

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2014 Atlanta Braves Schedule Released

ATLANTA – Today the Atlanta Braves and Major League Baseball released their tentative schedule for the 2014 season. A finalized schedule with start times will be released at a later date in the offseason. The […]

92.9 The Game–09/10/2013

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Royals Miguel Tejada Suspended 105 Games For PED Use

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Miguel Tejada has been suspended 105 games by Major League Baseball for violating its joint drug program, one of the longest suspensions ever handed down. The 39-year-old Tejada had previously […]

92.9 The Game–08/17/2013

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Pete Rose: ‘I Picked The Wrong Vice… I Should Have Picked Alcohol’

All-time hits leader, Reds legend and baseball pariah Pete Rose recently appeared on Pittsburgh’s 93.7 The Fan to discuss A-Rod, baseball sins and himself. Rose, of course, was in 1989 banished from baseball for life […]

92.9 The Game–08/13/2013

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A Look At The Players Disciplined By MLB On Monday

A look at the penalties agreed to by players and Major League Baseball on Monday in the Biogenesis drug case, along with their salaries lost: ___ Antonio Bastardo, left-handed pitcher, Philadelphia Phillies, 50 games: At times in […]

92.9 The Game–08/05/2013

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Report: MLB Tells Union That A-Rod, 8 Others Will Be Suspended

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball has told the union which players it intends to suspend in its drug investigation and which ones will receive lengthier penalties for their roles in the Biogenesis case. […]

92.9 The Game–07/31/2013

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Alex Rodriguez All But Assured Of Major Suspension

Alex Rodriguez, who once appeared on his way to breaking baseball’s all-time home run record, is all but assured of a Biogenesis-related MLB ban being levied against him — quite possibly more than the usual […]

92.9 The Game–07/23/2013

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