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The Most Infamous Baseball Scandals Ever

Posted 05.02.2012 | Sports

The trial of former star pitcher Roger Clemens on charges that he lied to Congress when he denied taking steroids and human growth hormone is just the...

How To Solve The Steroids/Hall Of Fame Dilemma

Avi Sinensky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Avi Sinensky

Here is the answer: let them in. And not just the steroid guys. Rose, Shoeless Joe, all of them. Put them all in the Hall of Fame. Except, not really. Here's what I propose: a Hall of Fame purgatory.

Baseball's Big Black Eye: Black Sox, Blackouts and the Banning of Buck Weaver

Devra Maza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Devra Maza

In the notorious Black Sox scandal of 1919, eight players were banned from baseball for life. George "Buck" Weaver never should have been one of them.

Clearing 'Shoeless' Joe Jackson: Lawyers Say 'Eight Men Out' Full Of Fiction

Chicago Tribune | Erika Slife | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Two Chicago attorneys have joined the ranks of those trying to clear "Shoeless" Joe Jackson's name....

What Wonders He Has Seen

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

On Saturday, April 24, we went to Fenway Park to see Arthur Giddon, the Red Sox honorary bat boy. Also scheduled was a match bet...