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Eligibility is cut to 10 years for Baseball Hall of Fame

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. - Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire will have less time to remain eligible for the Hall of Fame ballot under changes made Saturday.The Hall of Fame's board cut...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-26/eligibility-cut-10-years
It's back to work for MLB after the break

...favorite for AL Rookie of the Year with Tanaka on the shelf, could become baseball's first rookie home run king since Mark McGwire with the Athletics in 1987."He's continuing to make adjustments with what other teams are trying to do to him...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-17/its-back-work-mlb-after-
Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas elected to baseball hall of fame

...real and that's why I've got this smile on my face right now because the writers, they definitely got it right."Mark McGwire, appearing for the eighth time, fell to 11 percent and Rafael Palmeiro, who finished his career with more than 500...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-08/greg-madduxtom-glavinean
Hall of Fame says any changes to voting to be handled by the BBWAA

...Cooperstown.Writers are limited to a maximum 10 votes, and some say there's a logjam as Barry Bonds, Rogers Clemens, Mark McGwire remain on the ballot at a time new players are added.The Hall electorate includes anyone who has been a BBWAA member...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-09/hall-fame-says-any-chang
Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine on hall of fame ballot for first time

...Sexson, J.T. Snow and Mike Timlin, the Hall said Tuesday.Steroid-tainted holdovers Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa are still on the ballot again.Voters are the approximately 600 writers who have been members of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-11-26/greg-maddux-tom-glavine-
Scandal hurts Lance Armstrong, but doesn't destroy image

...sign of the emotion his story still holds. That's an element missing from the stories of Jones, Bonds, Clemens, Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa and others who've been tainted by the cloud of performance-enhancing drugs.None of them overcame...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2012-10-13/scandal-hurts-lance-
Police arrest three men in killing of ex-Braves pitcher

...saves. He tore a ligament in his right knee in early May while shagging fly balls during batting practice.DODGERS: Mark McGwire is expected to become Los Angeles' next hitting coach, according to people familiar with the situation who spoke on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-11-03/police-arrest-three-men-
Investigation shows that steroid use in college football is not under control

...college football has operated with barely a whiff of scandal. Between 1996 and 2010 ? the era of Barry Bonds, Mark McGwire, Marion Jones and Lance Armstrong ? the failure rate for NCAA steroid tests fell even closer to zero from an already...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-12-22/investigation-shows-steroid-use-c
Bonds, Clemens and Sosa denied entry into Baseball Hall of Fame

...drugs."We've a forgiving society, I know that," he said. "But I have too great a passion for the sport."Mark McGwire, 10th on the career home run list, received 16.9 percent on his seventh try, down from 19.5 last year. He received...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-01-09/bonds-clemens-and-sosa-d
Hall voters won't care about PED usage one day

...the sports section.Just imagine if there had been a photo of that bottle of Androstenedione sitting on the shelf of Mark McGwire's locker back in 1998 to accompany the story, the way there almost certainly would be these days. The story that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-01-09/hall-voters-wont-care-ab