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

...their next 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...

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

...cautious, the 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/hitting-down-should-majo
Exceptions can be made to home-plate collision rule

...comments umpires 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...

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

...season."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...

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

...a win, 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...

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

...Washington, D.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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-08/columnist-dan-le-batard-
Cardinals reach deal with shortstop Jhonny Peralta

...Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria, incoming union head Tony Clark and former union head Donald Fehr were among the hundreds who crowded...51, less than four years after taking over as union head from Fehr. e was eulogized by his wife, Diane...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-11-24/cardinals-reach-deal-sho
Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw lands lucrative deal

...Schuerholz said he was uncertain whether owners would vote on the proposal during today's meeting. DRUG DISCIPLINE: New union head Tony Clark says players won't agree to terminating contracts as part of discipline for drug violations."I'd venture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-15/dodgers-clayton-kershaw-
Alex Rodriguez sues MLB, union over suspension

...investigation. His lawyers criticized Michael Weiner, the union head who died from a brain tumor in November, for saying...aggressively defend ourselves and our members," new union head Tony Clark said in a statement. "The players' association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-13/alex-rodriguez-sues-mlb-
MLB average salary up 5.4 percent to record $3.39 million

...aware what their 2013 spending would be and that there wasn't enough there to move beyond acknowledging as much," new union head Tony Clark said in an e-mail to The Associated Press. "With Houston a big factor is their impending 'market disqualification...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-12-18/mlb-average-salary-54-pe