12 players were suspended for 50 games by MLB for their involvement to Biogenesis, including Nelson Cruz of the Texas Rangers. He's leads the Rangers in home runs (26) and RBI (75).
Alex Rodriguez was also suspended by the league, but is the lone player appealing the process. He's scheduled to start tonight against the White Sox. You can follow the circus surrounding A-Rod in Chicago live here,
The #Rangers were stunned by Nelson Cruz's decision to accept the suspension. http://t.co/3H0KArBwY6
— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) August 5, 2013
Yeah, the Rangers will miss Nelson Cruz's bat http://t.co/33gGh2gzl7 but what they won't miss is his glove http://t.co/QHwQWK91S8
— CJ Fogler (@cjzero) August 5, 2013
A-Rod autographed baseballs more than half off (Nelson Cruz too) @ the National pic.twitter.com/EPYnChETIt
— Michele Steele (@ESPNMichele) August 1, 2013
Non-sports media is talking A-Rod. But for baseball heads, a Peralta, Colon, or Nelson Cruz suspension changes the 2013 season.
— Dave Zirin (@EdgeofSports) August 1, 2013
RG3 says he doesn't have any problems with his knee and he's ready to move on from drills he's been limited to in practice. Don't suppose they can really take his word on that one now, can they?
Kevin Sumlin says he didn't find out about the NCAA investigation of Johnny Manziel until Saturday. A friend of Manziel's reportedly told a broker he won't sign anything for free anymore.
RT @GaryParrishCBS: good news for A&M is that w/ everybody leaving NCAA – Angie Cretors the latest – there’ll be nobody left to investigate
— Bryan Fischer (@BryanDFischer) August 5, 2013
"Advice has been discarded like a linebacker trying to wrap up." –@DennisDoddCBS on Johnny Manziel's offseason: http://t.co/LdNvMDzrdn.
— CBSSports.com (@CBSSports) August 5, 2013
i feel bad for johnny football. texas a&m/ncaa is making millions & millions off him. so what if he made a few grand?
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) August 5, 2013
Why Texas A&M will defend Manziel – remember Terrelle Pryor? Here's what happened to his jersey sales when he left http://t.co/3p76W2nXtU
— Jason McIntyre (@jasonrmcintyre) August 5, 2013
Yikes. RT @RJinVegas: If Johnny Manziel does NOT play, Alabama would be favored by over two touchdowns at Texas A&M [via @LVSuperbook]
— Jeff Schultz (@JeffSchultzAJC) August 5, 2013
Alabama signed the No. 2 rated QB in the 2015 class, Ricky Town from California.
Mark Sanchez is already getting booed in New York. Santonio Holmes may miss four weeks.
Here's what Clint Dempsey meant when he said, "[Seattle] moved mountains to get me here."
Newsweek's new owner may or may not believe he is the second coming of Christ.
President Obama will speak to 4,000 veterans about the backlog in veterans benefits.
Republicans are threatening to block CNN and NBC from airing their debates if they follow through with planned programs centered around Hillary Clinton.
Another version of Beyonce's "Grown Woman" hit the internet for a few hours before it was taken down.
Big Sean gave his biggest fan a preview of Hall of Fame.
In case you missed it, Jay Z premiered his video for "Picasso Baby."