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Why Won’t Braun Prove He Hired Bosch As Consultant?

Another offseason, another scandal involving Ryan Braun and performance-enhancing drugs. Perhaps the above statement is a little overstated. What we really have is a Yahoo! Sports report of Ryan Braun’s name on a piece of paper, indicating that he owed money to Tony Bosch. The… [More]

Ryan Braun’s name is on pieces of paper (and that’s about it)

This feels familiar, doesn’t it? For the second straight winter, Ryan Braun’s name is being mentioned in a PED scandal — this time with the Biogenesis lab in Miami that had everyone talking about Alex Rodriguez, Melky Cabrera and Gio Gonzalez last week. The Miami… [More]

The Vindication of Ryan Braun

Ryan Braun spent the entire offseason reading about why he should not be considered the 2011 Most Valuable Player in the National League. He heard radio personalities and television talking heads suggest he give back the trophy. Even into the season, he has endured boos during… [More]

Dissecting Braun Appeal: Interview w/ Will Carroll [UPDATED]

The Ryan Braun appeal has been dominating the Brewers’ news cycle over the past week. The conflicting information and various reports have been difficult to digest and comprehend, so I asked Will Carroll (@injuryexpert) of Sports Illustrated to come on the podcast and dissect the Ryan Braun saga…. [More]

New Reports In Braun Case Only Increase Uncertainty

As with most large news stories being covered from multiple angles by a myriad of media outlets, we continue to learn more long after the story is originally reported. The same goes for this fascinating Ryan Braun story. Major League Baseball and the testing facility… [More]

Video: Ryan Braun On Winning Appeal

***** Full video of Ryan Braun’s statement regarding his winning appeal against charges that he tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug in October 2011:

Reactions To Braun’s Appeal Victory

A wide range of opinions have hit the baseball blogosphere since Thursday afternoon, when news broke that Ryan Braun won his appeal. I thought it useful to gather some of the more interesting articles together in one place for your viewing/reading pleasure this morning. Mark… [More]

Ryan Braun And His Bittersweet Victory

Ryan Braun will not serve a 50-game suspension for violating the league’s PED policy. News broke on Thursday evening that Braun won his appeal, via a 2-1 decision, yet that has not stopped an extremely vocal segment of baseball fans from maintaining his guilt. According… [More]