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Major League Baseball has told the Yankees that Alex Rodriguez will be suspended Monday for his links to a clinic accused of distributing banned performance-enhancing drugs.
Alex Rodriguez may have to start serving a suspension as soon as it is announced rather than wait for a grievance to play out.
Gresh and Zolak react to the suspension of Brewers slugger Ryan Braun.
Today on the Baseball Reporters, Tony Massarotti discusses the Red Sox opening up the second half of the season back at Fenway Park against the New York Yankees, and the latest set back for the Red Sox bullpen with the loss of Andrew Bailey.
Harold Reynolds joins Gresh & Zo with the latest MLB PED scandal, the Red Sox hot start to the year and Jacoby Ellsbury.
The Boston Red Sox, Major League Baseball and several affiliates are contributing $646,500 to One Fund Boston, the nonprofit established to help people most affected by the Boston Marathon bombings.
Gresh and Sean McAdam spent Wednesday afternoon delving into the new school of statistics in baseball and them compared to the traditional ways they were brought up looking at the game.
Felger and Massarotti opened the discussing Major League Baseball’s Hall of Fame inductee announcement. For the first time since 1996, no players were elected into the Hall of Fame.
Felger and Massarotti discussed the release of Major League Baseball’s 2013 National Hall of Fame ballot. This year’s ballot includes players such as Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa, and other players from baseball’s steroid era.
“John Lackey doesn’t need to be with the team,” Heyman said of Lackey, who hasn’t played this year due to Tommy John surgery. “And if he is with the team, he doesn’t need to be drinking beer.”