In wake of Davis exemption, MLB's Adderall policy needs to be modified

Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association are right to carefully supervise the use of prescription drugs as part of baseball's Joint Drug Policy, but the...
Pure Sole: Review This!

...AUGUSTJuneau Midnight Suns Post 25 American Legion Baseball player Tod Baseden won the 'Big Stick Award' as the offensive...philosophical impact is 'Yikes!'"Former Major League Baseball player Chad Bentz returned to his baseball roots, taking...
Juneau Post 25 in Northwest Regional

...most outside American Legion programs have Class AAA, AA and A teams but with the disadvantages facing Alaska baseball players in terms of weather and isolation, Alaska's AA teams match up well with outside A teams.Juneau was the third...
Today in Sports History

...Helsinki, Finland.1985 - Commissioner Peter Ueberroth announces the end of the two-day strike by the Major League Baseball Players Association as the players and owners reach a tentative agreement.1992 - Sergei Bubka, the world record-holder...
Juneau's baseball son returns to his roots

...learning how to throw a wet ball," Bentz said. "The thing that I just love about Alaska, or Juneau sports, is that baseball players really have a drive to take advantage of nice weather. They are very eager for any opportunity to play in nice weather...
Sports Briefs

...YANKEES' DEREK JETER HAS BEST-SELLING MLB JERSEY NEW YORK - Derek Jeter heads to his final All-Star game as the baseball player with the best-selling jersey.Major League Baseball said Thursday that Jeter's jersey has been the top seller...
Photo: Safe!

An unidentified Juneau-Douglas High School baseball player slides safely into second base as Thunder Mountain shortstop Zeb Storie plays a throw during a scrimmage game between the Crimson Bears and Falcons on Saturday at Adair Kennedy Field. A baseball preview will run this week.
MLB marks 67th anniversary of Robinson debut

...Everything's now. Not much of an appreciation for the past and what it meant, particularly when it comes to baseball and baseball players. The paths that were paved for them, I don't think they really get it, or really understand it."
Today in sports history

MARCH 171871 - The National Association of Professional Baseball Players is organized to replace the amateur National Association.1897 - Bob Fitzsimmons knocks out Jim Corbett in the 14th round to win...
Sochi-bound: How an accident changed a Juneau man's life and set him on track for the Olympics

...involved."I was a rowdy kid," Tompkins said. "With my accident I put my family through hell. I was a promising baseball player that could have went somewhere with the right guidance. I gave all that away when I got into a car with a drunk driver...


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