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Kirk Gibson says he would like to have a private conversation with disgraced slugger Ryan Braun. The Arizona Diamondbacks manager said Sunday that ''cheaters'' like Braun rob other players of opportunities for moments such as his pinch-hit home run during the ninth inning of Game 1 of the 1988 World Series for the Dodgers. Braun accepted a 65-game suspension last month. The Milwaukee Brewers star apologized for ''mistakes'' but has yet to publicly admit to using performance-enhancing drugs. Before Sunday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Gibson said that if he saw Braun, ''I've got a question for him right to his face.'' Gibson says he would ask: ''Is he about rehearsed (enough) by now, you think? About ready to come out? He's probably practicing at the theater school somewhere.''
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