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...Brightest Awards. South Aiken's Andrew Faulkner will likely be the top draft pick among Augusta-area athletes today when Major League Baseball conducts rounds 2 through 30 of the draft. Don't Miss

Charlie Sheen says he is HIV-positive, has been blackmailed

...dramas, Platoon (1986) and Wall Street (1987), and found success with big-screen comedies as well, including Major League (1989) and Hot Shots! (1991).In 2003, Two and a Half Men debuted on CBS and starred Sheen as womanizing bachelor...

Braves to bring back A.J. Pierzynski

...who will turn 39 in December, will enter his 19th major league season needing just 11 hits to reach 2,000. He hit...playoffs when the Dodgers' Chase Utley upended him, Major League Baseball is examining whether to adopt a rule eliminating...

Cubs' Kris Bryant, Astros' Carlos Correa claim Rookie of the Year honors

...Correa began this year in Double-A and made his major league debut June 8. He hit .279 with 22 homers, 68 RBI...appearance in a decade. The youngest position player in the major leagues, he turned 21 in September."It's like a season...

FanDuel, DraftKings embrace 'gambling' label overseas

...gaming license," he said. "It's hypocrisy."Haas said DraftKings plans to offer its familiar range of NFL, NBA, Major League Baseball and NHL contests in the U.K. but with a special emphasis on professional soccer.DraftKings and FanDuel...

Former Atlanta Braves pitcher Tommy Hanson in coma, report says

...fainting during a news conference at Citi Field.AWARDS: Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Josh Donaldson was voted Major League Player of the Year and AL Outstanding Player in the annual Players Choice Awards, and Washington slugger Bryce Harper...

State of the Braves, part 2

...The purpose of having a baseball team is to win at the major league level, but developing prospects is more important to...also means I won't write anything further about the major league team in this year's State of the Braves series, because...

Braves: Simmons trade comes with risks, big potential talent

...the slightest step forward in development in those areas could turn him into a dangerous frontline arm, but I see a major league starter either way. Chris Ellis is less of a sure bet as a future rotation piece, but the potential is there as a...

David Price, Johnny Cueto among top tier pitchers that hit the free agent market

...assistant hitting coach.Cockrell was the ninth overall pick in the 1984 amateur draft and did not make it to the major leagues until 1996, when he played nine games for Colorado. MARLINS: Don Mattingly was introduced as the team's new manager...

Black managers now abscent from Major League Baseball

Here's a stat Major League Baseball would like to change: There are no black managers in the game.Lloyd McClendon was the only one until the Seattle Mariners...