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MLB paternity leave now becoming more accepted

...be with their families in the delivery room. Yet Major League Baseball remains the only one of the four major professional...see the baby be born and come back. You're a Major League Baseball player. You can hire a nurse to take care of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-14/paternity-leave-now-beco
Newberry: 'Madness' is lacking in the NBA playoffs

...they might have a glimmer of hope for winning a championship.The NBA? No way.More than the NFL, NHL or Major League Baseball, the cream of the regular season in the NBA always seems to rise to the top of the rim come playoff time.In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-18/newberry-madness-lacking-nba-
Baseball's new replay system is lauded by commissioner Bud Selig

...Umpires review challenged calls in a room filled with computers, screens and technicians at the offices of Major League Baseball Advanced Media."Technology takes a while to work," MLBAM chief executive officer Bob Bowman said. "We're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-15/baseballs-new-replay-system-laude
Volunteers work to save Negro League stadium in New Jersey

...months after Jackie Robinson broke the National League's color barrier ? actions being celebrated this week by Major League Baseball.The Friends of Hinchcliffe Stadium hopes to restore the stadium for use by new generations in the working-class...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-16/volunteers-work-save-neg
MLB withdraws lawsuit against clinic

MIAMI - Major League Baseball has withdrawn its lawsuit against a defunct Florida anti-aging...MVP since being suspended for 65 games in 2013 for violating Major League Baseball's anti-drug agreement.Braun faced familiar questions and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-20/mlb-withdraws-lawsuit-ag
Alex Rodriguez drops lawsuits, accepts season-long suspension

...Rodriguez has accepted his season-long suspension from Major League Baseball, the longest penalty in the sport's history related...drugs.Rodriguez withdrew his lawsuits against Major League Baseball, Commissioner Bud Selig and the players' association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-07/alex-rodriguez-drops-law
Hall of Famer Ozzie Smith wants baseball's Opening Day to be a national holiday

...the federal government to make Opening Day of the major league baseball season a national holiday.The Hall of Fame shortstop...Tuesday that a home plate collision rule adopted by Major League Baseball and its players does a good thing."The main thing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-25/hall-famer-ozzie-smith-w
Baseball fans get thrills after months of chills

...umpires, and at some ballparks new metal detectors at fan entrances as teams installed the devices a year before Major League Baseball's industrywide requirement.On the field, there were four video reviews in the day games. In the two decisions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-31/baseball-fans-get-thrill
Brewers blank Braves on Opening Day

...overturned under baseball's expanded replay system. Gonzalez challenged Ryan Braun's infield single under Major League Baseball's new replay format."They got the play right. That's the bottom line," Gonzalez said.The review of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-31/brewers-blank-braves-ope
Atlanta Braves honor Hank Aaron with pregame ceremony to open home schedule

...at Turner Field, Aaron spoke, along with Braves chairman Terry McGuirk, chairman emeritus Bill Bartholomay, Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig, and former Braves broadcaster Pete Van Wieren.Several of Aaron's teammates were in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-04-08/atlanta-braves-honor-han