RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Jason Giambi

A collection of news and information related to Jason Giambi published by this site and its partners.

Top Jason Giambi Articles

Displaying items 13-24
  • Baseball set to strengthen steroid policy

    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Major League Baseball is expected to announce today a new steroid testing policy that would include penalties for first-time offenders. The announcement will most likely come when baseball commissioner Bud Selig holds a news...
  • Canseco book: Players injected each other

    Jose Canseco threatened to name names. He threatened to smear Major League Baseball's image with allegations of widespread steroid abuse. When pressed for details, he said they'd all be in the book. Turns out, Canseco wasn't kidding. Canseco, an...
  • Palmeiro: Canseco claims are 'ludicrous'

    Rafael Palmeiro yesterday denied ever taking steroids, calling those claims in Jose Canseco's pending book "ludicrous," and Orioles owner Peter Angelos rushed to Palmeiro's defense. In a combined statement released by the Orioles, Palmeiro and Angelos...
  • Baseball balks at authority of House

    WASHINGTON - Major League Baseball challenged the authority yesterday of a House committee that issued subpoenas ordering seven current and former baseball stars, including two Orioles, to appear at a hearing next week on steroid use. Baseball's...
  • Hit man

    The shaggy-haired teen lines a pitch into the outfield, and the ping from his aluminum bat echoes throughout an empty Camden Yards. The slightly graying, 40-year-old man on the pitcher's mound offers encouragement and throws again, prompting another...
  • Palmeiro's evolution as slugger cast in doubt after suspension

    When Rafael Palmeiro was starting out with the Chicago Cubs, he seemed more likely to become the next Wade Boggs than to pass Reggie Jackson on the all-time home run list. His smooth swing sent singles and doubles skittering through gaps in the defense,...
  • Article, not book, put Palmeiro on list

    WASHINGTON - Since being placed on a witness list by a congressional committee, Rafael Palmeiro has felt victimized. The Oriole and former Texas Ranger has said he doesn't understand why he should have to testify about possible steroid use simply...
  • Cal grabs All-Star moment

    SEATTLE - The Safeco Field crowd stood at 6:19 p.m., almost too late to force Cal Ripken from the batter's box to acknowledge its welcome as he led off the third inning of a scoreless All-Star Game. A tip of his helmet, a wave of the bat. Then a swing....
  • Two stars, one classic moment

    SEATTLE - A season of lasts brought Cal Ripken to the Emerald City yesterday, where he and San Diego Padres right fielder Tony Gwynn became the focus of a sport that has begun its goodbyes. The 72nd Baseball All-Star Game welcomed Ripken for the 19th and...
  • A man of meager beginnings, Sammy Sosa won over the baseball world and then lost it

    A man of meager beginnings, Sammy Sosa won over the baseball world and then lost it
    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- The man does not do still. He will not -- cannot -- stop moving. Not for anyone. He has tried before, but it is much too difficult. Even when he is relaxed, he is laughing, fidgeting, speaking rapidly and making wild gestures with...
  • Gomes could come off DL Friday

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Cleveland Indians - INSIDE PITCH CHICAGO -- It isn't official yet, but it looks like starting catcher Yan Gomes will be ready to get back in the lineup for the Cleveland Indians on Friday in Kansas City. If so, that...
  • Walters is having a blast with Cleveland

    The Sports Xchange MLB Team Report - Cleveland Indians - INSIDE PITCH CHICAGO -- A lot of players feel a sense of relief when the July 31 trade deadline passes. Zach Walters' relief happened on July 31, when he was called into an office and told by the...