Originally written February 27, 2012 on Lady Loves Pinstripes:
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Let me be clear by stating that Alex Rodriguez has never said anything about Ryan Braun’s failed drug test having to do with him taking medicine for herpes. Of course A-rod wouldn’t because he knows better, as Derek Jeter would have failed way before Braun… right? Kidding again. But now to the point, as this Braun saga is getting annoying but I wanted to weigh in my opinion. So, there are three things that bothered me after I heard that Braun’s 50-game suspension got overturned last Thursday. Quick Summary of the Braun Saga (for the readers who live in a cave): Last Thursday the news broke that Milwaukee Brewers Ryan Braun had beat the system. Braun’s urine tested positive for a banned substance last October, but he will not serve one day of the standard 50-game suspension given to first time offenders. It marks the first time an arbitrator has ever reversed a player’s appeal of the embargo set by MLB for a drug testing violation. Braun’s legal eagles had the 50-game suspens...
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