Are Players Worth Keeping In Fantasy Baseball During A PED Suspension?The big news of the week in baseball, of course, was the suspension of Miami Marlins second baseman Dee Gordon for the use of performance-enhancing drugs. Never mind that disgraced slugger Barry Bonds is the Miami hitting coach: There are plenty of jokes to be made there. How does this impact fantasy baseball? If you own Gordon, should you keep him on your roster? How are you going to replace his 50 stolen bases this season in the stat column? Don't fret: We have all the answers you need right here.
One Owner's Fantasy Baseball Trash Is Another Owner's TreasureA lot of owners play fantasy baseball with too much emotion, waiving players they don't like personally or that they have a grudge against because of some game result a few years back. That's when you—the analytical owner—step in and make your team better by picking up players from waivers or via trade.
Biogenesis Ringleader To Be Sentenced TuesdayThe ringleader of a Major League Baseball steroid scandal is facing judgment day on Tuesday.
Ex-Coach's Lawyer Seeks MLB Records In Drug CaseA former pitching coach for the University of Miami is on the hook for the drug scandal that rocked baseball. His lawyer is now asking Major League Baseball to release records for his clients upcoming trial.
DEA Report Reveals A-Rod Confessed To Using SteroidsNew York Yankees superstar Alex Rodriguez vehemently denied using steroids from the Coral Gables clinic Biogenesis of America. He insisted for the 21 months that Major League Baseball was on a “witch hunt” and he was target number one.
Longoria Gets Winning Hit, Rays Beat Blue Jays 2-1 Evan Longoria singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 on Sunday.
Report: MLB To Let A-Rod Choose SuspensionIn the standoff over a suspension between Major League Baseball and New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez, it appears that A-Rod has blinked.
Biogenesis Client Names May Be Withheld More client names involved in the Biogenesis clinic that allegedly provided performance-enhancing drugs to athletes may not be known for some time.
A-Rod To 'Monitor' MLB Drug Investigation Alex Rodriguez says he plans to keep tabs on developments in Major League Baseball's latest drug investigation — the one where his name keeps popping up along with several other stars.
Players Linked To Gables Clinic Could Face SuspensionsMajor league baseball is reportedly preparing to take action against some of the biggest names in the game accused of using performance enhancing drugs.
Report: Baseball Pays For Anti-Aging Clinic Documents Major League Baseball paid a former employee of a Florida anti-aging clinic linked to performance-enhancing drugs for documents, The New York Times reported Thursday on its website.
MLB Sues Coral Gables Clinic, Claims Drug SchemeMajor 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.
Fallout From Performance-Enhancing-Drug Report Just StartingThe fallout from a Miami New Times investigative report is just beginning as multiple players deny they had any involvement with the company Biogenesis and performance-enhancing drugs.
Marlins HR "Thing" Takes First Slug From SluggerDo you hate that home-run thing the Marlins have parked in the outfield? Then you should love slugger Giancarlo Stanton. As his season heats up, he's putting more balls out in the area of the home run thing. Friday, one of his powerballs almost took the thing out.
Coghlan Homer Lifts Marlins Over Giants, 7-6Chris Coghlan snapped out of a season-long slump with a tiebreaking three-run homer off Tim Lincecum in the sixth inning Friday night, and the Miami Marlins rallied past the San Francisco Giants 7-6.