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Steroids Era

Sammy Sosa was on the Drug List

June 16, 2009

For what it’s worth, former home run guru Sammy Sosa’s name was on a list of 104 MLB players who tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs back in 2003.  Back in the day (as a passive fan of baseball) I was rooting for Mark McGwire over Sammy Sosa back when they were both chasing Roger Maris, then [...]

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Manny Ramirez Out on 50 Game Suspension

May 7, 2009

Manny, Manny, Manny…  Fifty games out because you “saw a physician” who gave you a drug that contained a banned substance, hCG.  No steroids, but MLB isn’t messing around – MLB wants the drug-laden Steroids Era to end as soon as possible.  I like the zero tolerance stand that they have;  it’ll be helpful for the rehabilitation [...]

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