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Third baseman Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees at his position against the Tampa Bay Rays.  (credit:  Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

A-Rod Sues MLB, Union To Overturn Drug Ban

Alex Rodriguez sued Major League Baseball and its players’ union Monday, seeking to overturn a season-long suspension imposed by an arbitrator who ruled there was “clear and convincing evidence” he used three banned substances and twice tried to obstruct the sport’s drug investigation.

01/13/2014

Infielder Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees sets for play against the New York Mets in a spring training game April 4, 2012 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Arbitrator Cuts A-Rod Suspension To 162 Games

Alex Rodriguez’s drug suspension was cut to 162 games from 211 by arbitrator Fredric Horowitz, a decision the New York Yankees third baseman vowed to fight in federal court.

01/11/2014

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(AUDIO) NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport: Dashon Goldson Doesn’t Have to Target Receivers to be a Good Player

NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport broke the news on Monday that Dashon Goldson would be suspended by the NFL for Sunday’s game against the Patriots because of his illegal hit on the Saints Darren Sproles. Rapoport […]

98.7 The Fan–09/17/2013

File photo of a school bus. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Police: Bus Driver Staged Fight Between Students

A local bus driver is facing several charges after reportedly staging a fight between two arguing students in an attempt to resolve the conflict.

05/12/2013

File photo of a dentist's tools. (Credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Dentist Accused Of Using Laughing Gas In Front Of Patients Before Procedures

The state has suspended Dr. Sharon O’Steen’s license while investigators look into allegations that she inhaled nitrous oxide in front of patients before procedures.

11/03/2012

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Aqib Talib Suspended Four Games For Violating NFL Drug Policy

Tampa (CBS) According to multiple sources, Buccaneers cornerback Aqib Talib has been suspended for violating the NFL’s policy against performance enhancing drugs. Talib, arguably the Bucs best defensive back, will miss four games, starting with […]

98.7 The Fan–10/13/2012

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Appeal Denied: Schiano’s Son To Serve 6-Week Suspension For Using Profanity With Ref

While Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Greg Schiano prepares his team for a crucial Sunday home game against the Kansas City Chiefs, his son Joe won’t be playing football anytime soon for the Berkeley Prep […]

CBS Tampa–10/10/2012

Tampa Bay Rays v Miami Marlins

Peralta Suspended 8 games For Pine Tar But Will Appeal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Tampa Bay reliever Joel Peralta was suspended for eight games by Major League Baseball on Thursday for having pine tar on his glove. Peralta has appealed, and can continue to play until […]

CBS Tampa–06/21/2012

Rays’ Former No. 1 pick Beckham Gets 50-game Drug Ban

NEW YORK (AP) — Tampa Bay prospect Tim Beckham, the overall No. 1 pick in the 2008 draft, has been suspended 50 games after a second violation of the minor league drug program. The commissioner’s […]

CBS Tampa–05/02/2012

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