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Major League Baseball Players may consider tobacco ban discussion in 2016 labor talks

...labor contract in two years. For now, they hope individuals decide on their own to stop dipping.Players' union head Tony Clark said Monday that several of his members have quit cold turkey following the death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn on June...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/major-league-baseball-pl
With hitting down, should Major League Baseball lower the mound?

...players' association says the time to consider such a step is "too far off right now," according to new union head Tony Clark."It's a game of adjustments," the former All-Star first baseman said, "and we'll see as the pitching has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/hitting-down-should-majo
Miguel Cabrera, Tigers come to terms on new 10-year deal

...hits in 38 at-bats this spring while trying to make a comeback. He sat last season because of injuries. HEAD NAMED: Tony Clark has been confirmed as the new head of the Major League Baseball Players Association.The former All-Star became acting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-27/miguel-cabrera-tigers-co
Exceptions can be made to home-plate collision rule

...use to interpret the rule."There are some things that often times can make the water a little muddy," union head Tony Clark said after meeting with the Yankees. "Over the course of the off-season, the concern was protecting players, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-24/exceptions-can-be-made-h
MLB cracks down on PED violations immediately

...Our hope here is that the adjustments that we've made do inevitably get that number to zero," said new union head Tony Clark, a former All-Star himself. "In the event that that doesn't happen, for whatever reason, we'll reevaluate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-03-28/mlb-cracks-down-ped-violations-im
Win or lose, Marlins want faster games

...I'm assuming we're going to be a lot happier than with a one-hour, 30-minute loss."New players' union head Tony Clark says the lack of a clock is part of what makes baseball special. But he says the union does want to keep games moving...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-03-24/win-or-lose-marlins-want
Columnist Dan Le Batard gives away his Hall of Fame vote

...C., has been hired as chief operating officer of the Major League Baseball Players Association under new union head Tony Clark.McGuiness, 61, whose hiring was announced Wednesday, will fill a post that had been vacant since Gene Orza retired...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-08/columnist-dan-le-batard-
Torre, LaRussa are easy votes for baseball's new Hall of Fame class

...and his unparalleled contributions to the growth and prosperity of Major League Baseball," players' association head Tony Clark said in a statement. "Over the past 50 years, no individual has come close to matching Marvin's impact on the sport...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-09/torre-larussa-are-easy-v
Ex-Brave Brian McCann happy to be a Yankee

...Winfield has joined the Major League Baseball Players Association staff as a special assistant to new executive director Tony Clark.The 12-time All-Star was a player representative during 15 of his 22 major league seasons, hit 465 homers and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-05/ex-brave-brian-mccann-ha
Yankees sign former Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury to seven-year contract

...Johnson, third baseman Paul Janish and right-hander Cristhian Martinez were not tendered contracts. PLAYERS' UNION: Tony Clark said he's "blown away" that he is the first former major leaguer to become head of the baseball players' union...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-03/yankees-sign-former-red-