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Sport and Society for Arete -- Ballbase's Hall of Fame

Richard Crepeau | Posted 07.25.2016 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

If in fact PEDs do enhance performance what is the sum total of that impact when both pitcher and batter are using PEDs? Do they cancel each other out? Do PEDs contribute to foot speed making fielders more effective or causing an increase in infield hits and stolen bases?

An Epic Scandal Comes To An End

| Posted 02.14.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Lance Williams Bicycle racer Tammy Thomas lied to a grand jury about her use of steroi...

Floyd Landis Alleges Lance Armstrong Drug Use

Graham Bensinger | Posted 09.19.2011 | Sports
Graham Bensinger

2011-07-20-landis.jpgThe 2006 Tour de France winner, Floyd Landis, tells me about the doping scandal that ruined his career and delves into the alleged drug use by his former teammate, Lance Armstrong.

Barry Bonds' Prosecution Begins Without Key Witness, Greg Anderson

Paula Duffy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Paula Duffy

The jury was selected Monday -- and Tuesday the real work of the Barry Bonds criminal trial began with someone going to prison.

Barry Bond's Trainer to Government: I Refuse to Testify

Anthony Papa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Anthony Papa

The government is willing to take down Bonds and in doing so blemish baseball so they can push their personal zero-tolerance agenda for drug use.

Where's Lance Armstrong's Fraud? Postal Tour Veteran Doubts Crime

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

If Armstrong truly did not have a contract with the U.S. Postal Service, it's going to be fascinating to see how the government can weave a theory of fraud. Documents more than allegations may determine the cyclist's fate.

Lance Armstrong Ambush: Federal Intimidation

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

Yaroslav Popovych was in Austin on Friday to help Lance Armstrong, his former teammate, raise more than $3.1 million that weekend's Livestrong Challenge. Then the charity event morphed into a scene out of America's Most Wanted.

Barry Bonds' Six Lessons For Lance Armstrong

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

Pre-trial filings last week in USA v. Barry Bonds foreshadow not only next March's highly anticipated San Francisco trial of the former slugger but also what may await Lance Armstrong.

Doubleheader: Barry Bonds and Lance Armstrong Going to Trial

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

If Lance Armstrong needed evidence that the federal investigation into alleged fraud and sports doping on the US Postal team was not going away any time soon, here it is.

Lance Armstrong's Mail Fraud

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

FDA special agent Jeff Novitzky is leading a massive, multi-million dollar federal investigation to discover whether the Postal Service was tricked into overpaying Armstrong and his teammates.

Lance Armstrong, the FDA's Most Wanted

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

Fear not, tens of millions of dollars of this overtaxed agency's budget will now be spent on determining whether Lance Armstrong engaged in blood and sports doping several years ago.

Lance Armstrong Chased by BALCO the Sequel

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France's most decorated rider, is on a collision course with the longest running sports doping investigation in history.

Bye Bye Barry Bonds

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

The $50 million federal crusade to imprison Barry Bonds is running short of courts, time and cash. Whether you love or hate the former slugger, it's time to let this one go.

Lance Armstrong the Hero

Jonathan Littman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Jonathan Littman

This is a story that raises the age-old questions of why we need heroes, and what we do when we find that they have failed to live up to our ideals.

Where Have All the Steroids Gone?

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

It has been months now since we have heard the word "steroids" uttered in the sporting news about the allegedly "cheating" baseball players.

Bond's Alleged Drug Mix -- BALCO Aside, Dude Looks Like a Lady?

Phil Bronstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Phil Bronstein

Court documents show that Barry Bonds took female fertility drug Clomid. So does that mean that Instead of potential "roid rage," any bad mood Barry moments could have simply been a serious case of PMS?

Another Baseball Great, Another Grand Jury: Roger Clemens Did This to Himself

Paula Duffy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Paula Duffy

Clemens' biggest strategic blunder was demanding a hearing in front of the Congressional sub-committee that had poked its nose into the affairs of Major League Baseball. He got his wish.