Your Top Plays for Today

July 23, 2013 - 3:36 AM
Braun Suspended Baseball

File-This April 27, 2012 file photo shows Milwaukee Brewers' Ryan Braun preparing to bat during a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals in St. Louis. Braun, a former National League MVP , has been suspended without pay for the rest of the season and admitted he "made mistakes" in violating Major Leauge Baseball's drug policies. MLB Commissioner Bud Selig announced the penalty Monday July 22, 2013, and released a statement by the Milwaukee Brewers slugger, who said: "I am not perfect. I realize now that I have made some mistakes. I am willing to accept the consequences of those actions." (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

Your Top Plays for Today: AP's Sports Guide

--BASEBALL MVP BRAUN BANNED FOR THE SEASON IN DOPING SCANDAL

Two-time National League MVP Ryan Braun is banned for the remainder of the season for an undisclosed doping infringement, sparking disgust among fellow players.

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--SPRINT STAR O'GRADY CALLS IT A DAY

Australian cyclist Stuart O'Grady, long regarded as one of the sport's elite sprinters, retires after his 17th Tour de France.

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--DJOKOVIC TO DISCLOSE DETAILS OF DIET

Novak Djokovic will release a book on the diet he credits with helping him to the top of tennis' rankings.

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--BADMINTON GOES BAD AS DOUBLES PARTNERS TRADE PUNCHES

Two former doubles partners from Thailand exchange punches in remarkable scenes at badminton's Canada Open.

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--BARCELONA PLAYERS TO DO BEST FOR NEW COACH AFTER CANCER SHOCK

Barcelona captain Carles Puyol says the players will pull behind the new coach after Tito Vilanova stands down with throat cancer recurrence.

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