Tagged Baseball

A Braves New World

By: Korey Boehm The Atlanta Braves shocked their native city last week when the team announced their intentions to leave Turner Field, their downtown home since 1997. When their 20-year lease expires after the 2016 season, they intend to move into a new stadium in the northern suburb of Cobb County, which team President John…

Three Strikes and You Are Out

By: Jackson Garner While testifying to the House Government Reform Committee in 2005, Major League Baseball Player Rafael Palmeiro famously pointed his finger to the full Committee and told them he had never taken steroids. Just five months later in August of that same year, Palmeiro was suspended ten games for using performance-enhancing drugs, or…

Ignorance is Bliss?

By: Ronnie Kurtz “I love Fidel Castro.” By now, Miami Marlins’ manager Ozzie Guillen’s statements made in an interview with Time magazine have become a quote heard ‘round the world. And if you’ve been paying attention to the media firestorm that has followed his statements, you would think that all hell has broken loose in…

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