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  1. Standing on a principle about baseball and A-RodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... years, many players used banned substances to get an edge, they say, and they might bring up former Oriole Rafael Palmeiro . One of but a few players to record 3,000 hits and more than 500 home runs in a major league career, Palmeiro once violated ...

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  2. Manfred tackles MLB issues on first opening dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | USA Today

    ... the risk, we're going to catch them." All three tested positive for stanozolol, the drug that tripped up Rafael Palmeiro in 2005 and Olympic gold medal sprinter Ben Johnson in 1988. Manfred says the reasons behind the recurrence of such a ...

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  3. Thursday Bird Droppings: Where there's an Orioles Opening Day ticket shortageRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Camden Chat

    ... Day. That is Bud Norris days until Opening Day, or, if you haven't deleted him from your memory banks, Rafael Palmeiro days. Watching the Orioles offense so far in spring training, the inexorable march towards the beginning of real baseball is ...

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  4. Baltimore Orioles: Drama will often find youRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Birds Watcher

    ... deal when there were signs of trouble on his physical. One could make the same argument with things such as Rafael Palmeiro being suspended in 2005, among other incidents. The point here is that people have probably conditioned themselves to blame ...

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  5. What remains for Ichiro Suzuki to play for?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Call to the Pen

    ... mere weeks ago, 3000 career hits is essentially a free pass to the Hall of Fame. There are exceptions ( Rafael Palmeiro and more notably, Pete Rose ), but Ichiro played his games clean for a decent chunk of an era when steroids ran rampant in the ...

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  6. 28 days until pitchers and catchers reportRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Lone Star Ball

    ... thing is, the Rangers should have had more quality picks, but they lost their first rounder for signing Rafael Palmeiro from the Orioles. They got two compensatory picks apiece for the loss of Todd Stottlemyre and Will Clark, but the D-Backs and ...

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  7. Sosa seeks turnaround in Hall of Fame ballotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Chicago Cubs

    ... drugs in 2003. Sosa never was found guilty by an official MLB entity. In 2005, he joined McGwire, Rafael Palmeiro and Jose Canseco at a hearing before Congress regarding drug use in baseball. Sosa's attorney testified on his behalf, saying the ...

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  8. Monday Bird DroppingsRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2014 | Camden Chat

    ... Charles Johnson was acquired for the low, low price of one Armando Benitez. December 1, 1998 also saw Rafael Palmeiro leave Baltimore for less money in Texas and Albert Belle arrive on a huge five year deal. Of slightly lesser import was the ...

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  9. Five former Orioles are on 2015 Baseball Hall of Fame ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... Sammy Sosa , Tim Raines and Lee Smith are on the ballot again this year. Former Orioles first baseman Rafael Palmeiro fell off the ballot after he did not receive the mandatory five percent of the vote required to remain. Palmeiro received 4.4 ...

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  10. Sosa seeks turnaround in Hall of Fame ballotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | Chicago Cubs

    ... drugs in 2003. Sosa never was found guilty by an official MLB entity. In 2005, he joined McGwire, Rafael Palmeiro and Jose Canseco at a hearing before Congress regarding drug use in baseball. Sosa's attorney testified on his behalf, saying the ...

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  11. Alex Rodriguez admits to steroid use, do we even care anymore?Read the original story

    Nov 8, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... in flames. He lied to everybody, again. However it's nothing that other guys haven't done. Remember the lies Rafael Palmeiro, Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa pulled in front of Congress over a decade ago? Palmeiro flagrantly pointed his finger at ...

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  12. Free agent Nelson Cruz says returning to Orioles is still his first choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the Orioles their first multiple Gold Glove winners in the same year since Mike Mussina, Roberto Alomar and Rafael Palmeiro in 1998. Markakis won his second career Gold Glove in 2014. In 2011, right fielder Nick Markakis and catcher Matt Wieters ...

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  13. Emphasis on defense on display with Orioles' recent Gold Glove successRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the Orioles their first multiple Gold Glove winners in the same year since Mike Mussina, Roberto Alomar and Rafael Palmeiro in 1998. Markakis won his second career Gold Glove in 2014. In 2011, right fielder Nick Markakis and catcher Matt Wieters ...

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  14. Orioles defense is gold-plated, againRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the Orioles their first multiple Gold Glove winners in the same year since Mike Mussina, Roberto Alomar and Rafael Palmeiro in 1998. Markakis won his second career Gold Glove in 2014. In 2011, right fielder Nick Markakis and catcher Matt Wieters ...

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  15. Orioles' Adam Jones, J.J. Hardy, Nick Markakis win Gold Glove AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... the Orioles their first multiple Gold Glove winners in the same year since Mike Mussina, Roberto Alomar and Rafael Palmeiro in 1998. Markakis won his second career Gold Glove in 2014. In 2011, right fielder Nick Markakis and catcher Matt Wieters ...

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  16. Sister known as 'baseball nun' talks Orioles fandomRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | WBAL-TV Baltimore

    ... a memory of a season she's been a part of, good or bad. Some players seem to be banned from her office, like Rafael Palmeiro. While he once bobbled around with the other bobbleheads, he's now nowhere to be found. She also has a blank space on her ...

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  17. Friday Bird DroppingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Camden Chat

    ... Orioles' starting first baseman." On this day in 2005, a Congressional subcommittee declined to prosecute Rafael Palmeiro for perjury. Palmeiro had tested positive for PEDs during the season after giving sworn testimony that he had never used PEDs. ...

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  18. ALCS: Five reasons to root against the OriolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Sporting News

    ... Cruz, who led the majors in homers this year, continuing Baltimore's long tradition of embracing drugs, from Rafael Palmeiro to Jay Gibbons to We get it. There once was a great show on HBO that was set in Baltimore. NOBODY CARES. At least mix in a ...

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  19. Thoughts on the Orioles' offense, Nelson Cruz, a 9th-inning scare and Bud NorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Davis (53 in 2013), Brady Anderson (50 in 1996), Frank Robinson (49 in 1966), Jim Gentile (46 in 1961) and Rafael Palmeiro (43 in 1998) in that category. Cruz's 40 homers are the second-most by a player in his first year with the Orioles. Robinson ...

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  20. Cruz sixth in O's history with 40-homer yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... hit the 40-homer mark in a season. Cruz joins Chris Davis , Brady Anderson, Jim Gentile, Frank Robinson and Rafael Palmeiro. Cruz also raised his RBI total to 107, another career high. Signed to a one-year deal this spring, Cruz trails only Robinson ...

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