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A’s Minor League All-Star Suspended For Banned Drug Use

Herschel “Boog” Powell, a Midwest League All-Star outfielder in the Oakland Athletics’ system, has been suspended for 50 games following a positive test for a banned amphetamine under baseball’s minor league drug program.

07/07/2014

Manny Machado #13 of the Baltimore Orioles argues with catcher Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics during the eighth inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on June 8, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. Machado was ejected from the game. (Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Baltimore’s Machado Suspended 5 Games For Tossing Bat At A’s

Orioles third baseman Manny Machado has been suspended for five games and fined for throwing his bat toward A’s third baseman Alberto Callaspo during Sunday’s game in Baltimore.

06/10/2014

(AP)

Palo Alto High School Principal Successfully Cracks Down On Student Streakers

The tradition of students streaking at Palo Alto High School, locally known as Paly, is on the decline after a principal has come up with a strict crackdown.

06/09/2014

Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling looks on from his seat during a game against the Utah Jazz at Staples Center on October 23, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

KCBS Sports Fans: Clippers Owner’s Bad Behavior Not Exactly New News

It is laughable to watch pundits far and wide demand action right now against the buffoon who’s owned the Los Angeles Clippers since 1981. He’s been an embarrassment pretty much since Day One. It doesn’t take much digging to find the long record of allegations against Sterling–or the things he’s said and done on the record.

04/28/2014

(CBS)

SF Schools’ New Suspension Policy Still Take Hard Line Towards Violent Behavior

Students who show up to class unprepared or with a bad attitude would no longer be subject to suspension under a resolution approved Tuesday by the school board.

02/27/2014

San Jose State University (San Jose State University)

4th Student Suspended From SJSU Amid Hate Crime Allegations

A fourth student was suspended Friday from San Jose State University in the wake of alleged hate crimes by white students against a black student at a residence hall, a university spokeswoman said.

11/22/2013

Randy Bennett, Saint Mary's Gaels

Saint Mary’s Coach Bennett Gets 5-Game Suspension

Saint Mary’s coach Randy Bennett must serve a five-game suspension and won’t be allowed to recruit off campus this season as the NCAA has upheld penalties against the successful mid-major program for recruiting violations.

10/14/2013

Demarcus Dobbs of the San Francisco 49ers. (NFL/Getty Images)

49ers Defensive Lineman Dobbs Banned For Season Opener

San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Demarcus Dobbs was suspended Wednesday for a Week 1 game against Green Bay for a violation of the NFL’s substance abuse policy.

08/14/2013

New York Mets v San Francisco Giants

Giants’ Kontos Suspended 3 Games By MLB, Bochy Out 1

San Francisco pitcher George Kontos has been suspended for three games by Major League Baseball, which said he intentionally threw a pitch at Pittsburgh’s Andrew McCutchen, and Giants manager Bruce Bochy has been banned for one.

06/12/2013

San Jose Sharks General Manager Doug Wilson. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL Fines Sharks $100,000 For GM’s Comments

The NHL fined the San Jose Sharks $100,000 on Saturday for general manager Doug Wilson’s comments criticizing the league for forward Raffi Torres’ suspension for the rest of the second round of the playoffs.

05/18/2013

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