Ryan Braun

PHOENIX, AZ - JUNE 17: Home plate umpire Ted Barrett throws relief pitcher Evan Marshall (not pictured) of the Arizona Diamondbacks out of the MLB game for hitting Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers with a pitch at Chase Field on June 17, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

D-backs Hit Braun, Then Lucroy’s Slam Beats Them [VIDEO]

The Arizona Diamondbacks, although they probably will not say so on the record, apparently decided the seventh inning was a good time to plunk Ryan Braun.

97.1 The Ticket–06/18/2014

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Longest Suspensions In Sports History

With the recent season-long suspension of Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington making news, let’s take a look at other hefty player suspensions throughout the NHL, NFL, NBA and MLB.


Caption:PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 05: Jhonny Peralta #27 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates after hitting a two run home run in the ninth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park April 5, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Braun, Cruz, Peralta Move On After Biogenesis Case

Nelson Cruz was branded a cheater and punished accordingly.

97.1 The Ticket–04/09/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 01: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim singles in the top of the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 01, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Outfield

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top players in the outfield for your fantasy baseball draft.


ARLINGTON, TX - NOVEMBER 25: Prince Fielder #84 of the Texas Rangers shares a moment with his son Jaden after being introduced as the newest member of the Rangers on November 25, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Hunter On Prince: ‘I Think It Was The Comments That Really Ticked People Off!’

“I think fans and media were probably upset with him not having no RBIs and no homers,” Hunter said.

97.1 The Ticket–01/23/2014

Ryan Braun #8 of the Milwaukee Brewers grounds out in the bottom of the third inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Miller Park on July 09, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  (Getty Images/Mike McGinnis)

Ryan Braun Finally Admits Drug Use In 2011

A month after acknowledging only that he made “mistakes,” Ryan Braun admitted taking performance-enhancing drugs during his NL MVP season of 2011.

97.1 The Ticket–08/22/2013

PHOENIX, AZ - FEBRUARY 21: Diamondbacks Manager Kirk Gibson hold the Oscar during his press conference during the First-Ever Oscar Roadtrip on February 21, 2013 in Phoenix, Az. (Photo by Mike Moore/Getty Images)

Gibson: ‘Cheaters’ Like Braun Rob Other Players

Kirk Gibson would like to have a private conversation with disgraced slugger Ryan Braun.

97.1 The Ticket–08/19/2013

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Keidel: The End Of MLB Innocence

The PED crucible, which we hoped would be microscopic by now, just won’t go away. It’s turned into a twisted game show of “Name That Cheat.”


DETROIT, MI - JUNE 17: Max Scherzer #37 of the Detroit Tigers reacts to a call made by home plate umpire Tim Timmons during the fifth inning of the game against the Baltimore Orioles at Comerica Park on June 17, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Orioles 5-1. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Scherzer Calls Ryan Braun Situation ‘Despicable’

“There’s so much player outrage towards him because of how brash he was against MLB and how brash he was in his defense,” Scherzer said before Tuesday’s game.

CBS Detroit–07/24/2013

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Karsch And Anderson Champ And Chump 2-28-12

Champ: Dwayne Wade for his hard foul on Kobe Bryant in the NBA All-Star game on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–02/28/2012