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Of Mice And (Bats)Men

Ian McMahan | Posted 07.15.2016 | Sports
Ian McMahan

Though baseball has tried desperately to shed the ghosts of Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa and Barry Bonds, steroids in baseball may still yet have a lingering effect, both literally and historically.

Why A-Rod Might Have Gotten 'The Worst Shake Of All' In Steroids-Filled MLB

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 07.22.2014 | Sports

The ups and downs of Alex Rodriguez's career in Major League Baseball have been well-documented. A three-time American League Most Valuable Player, Ro...

Alex Rodriguez And Yankees Drama Takes Another Turn Against Red Sox

Jordan Schultz | Posted 10.19.2013 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

On a 3-0 count with the bases empty Sunday night, Boston Red Sox pitcher Ryan Dempster tagged Alex Rodriguez in the back. In that same at-bat, Dempster threw a ball behind him. His message -- whatever it may have been -- was sent. Not long after, with New York trailing 6-3, A-Rod made his own statement, blasting a near 450-foot home run to dead center field, as if to say, "How do you like these apples?"

For Baseball, Questions Will Linger After Biogenesis Case Vanishes

Richard Crepeau | Posted 10.13.2013 | Sports
Richard Crepeau

The Biogenesis case raises many other questions concerning drug use in sports. We live in world in which science and technology have altered the definition of what is normal, and blurred categories of what is or is not possible. These questions are not going away after the Biogenesis case vanishes.

Will Florida Schools Start Testing High School Athletes For Steroids?

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 08.09.2013 | Miami

High schools in Florida may begin cracking down on students suspected of using performance-enhancing drugs, or PEDs. Following the accusations that...

Madonna To Blame For A-Rod?

Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports

Ozzie Guillen has a theory about the downfall Alex Rodriguez. The former major league manager may also know why the reputations of a few other star at...

A-Rod Not Only Yankees Player Suspended

Posted 08.05.2013 | Sports

New York Yankees catcher Francisco Cervelli was one of 12 players to accept a 50-game suspension for violations of the Major League Baseball's Joint D...

Phillies Pitcher Suspended For PEDs

Posted 08.05.2013 | Sports

Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Antonio Bastardo was one of 12 players to accept a 50-game suspension for violations of Major League Baseball's Joint Dr...

A Lifetime Ban for A-Rod Would Be Bad for Baseball

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 10.04.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Although A-Rod faces the loss of enormous amounts of money, whatever is left of his reputation and his livelihood, this story is only somewhat about him. It is also a reminder of what a complete, and neverending mess MLB, led Bud Selig, has made of the steroids issue.

REPORT: A-Rod Believes Yankees, MLB Conspiring Against Him

Posted 08.03.2013 | Sports

A-Rod doesn't believe he is merely battling Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig for the right to continue his playing career. The 38-year-old...

A Biogenesis Field Day for MLB Critics

Andrew Zimbalist | Posted 10.02.2013 | Sports
Andrew Zimbalist

Although it is a favorite pastime among sportswriters to pick sides and make black-and-white arguments, it is sensible here to recognize that the issue of controlling artificial stimulants is and will continue to be enormously complex.

An Interview with Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr.

Ben Berkon | Posted 10.02.2013 | Sports
Ben Berkon

The interview features Ripken's stance on steroids in the Hall of Fame, the widespread use of sabermetrics, current players he's kept a close eye on as well as many other topics.

Just How Brutal Is Baseball's Case Against ARod?

Bloomberg | Posted 08.01.2013 | Sports

So the Alex Rodriguez suspension is expected any day now. If you haven’t been keeping up with the rumors -- which is to say the various leaks seepin...

REPORT: MLB Prepared To Ban A-Rod For Life

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 07.31.2013 | Sports

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig may be preparing to knock A-Rod out of the park. Selig may also just be using the threat of a lifetime ba...

MLB Prepared To Ban A-Rod For Life, Suspend Eight Others

USA Today | Posted 09.30.2013 | Sports

Commissioner Bud Selig is prepared to levy a lifetime suspension on New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez, while suspending about eight others...

If A-Rod Plays Well What Will the Yankees Do?

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 09.26.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

As Alex Rodriguez's return to the Yankees continues to be delayed the question of whether the aging superstar will ever play again has begun to loom. There are other questions surrounding Rodriguez as well.

Whistleblower: Biogenesis Provided PEDs To NBA, MMA, NCAA Players

Posted 07.25.2013 | Sports

The whistleblower who first shared Biogenesis documents with the Miami New Times last year has told ESPN that the anti-aging clinic at the center of M...

MLB Won't Get Healthy Until Selig Gets Tough: Baseball's Fungible Steroids Rules

Brian Ross | Posted 08.10.2013 | Sports
Brian Ross

MLB is held hostage to their fear of another 1994 strike that cripples the game. Everything, then, is done to appease the Players' Association, and keep the peace.

Major League Baseball: The Coming Storm of Suspensions and What Is Next for MLB

Ben Shapiro | Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports
Ben Shapiro

Does anyone in Major League Baseball really think that there is a set of rules, tests and punishments that would, if enacted create a totally PED-free sport?

Five Questions for the 2013 Baseball Season

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 04.15.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

Baseball is, among other things, a game of questions. As each new year begins there are significant questions facing baseball that address deeper issues facing the game.

UM Assistant Denies Link To PED Ring

Sun Sentinel | Michael Casagrande | Posted 04.01.2013 | Miami

CORAL GABLES -- Glue still stains the stucco wall of the Coral Gables office plaza where Biogenesis once operated. Just a few hundred yards across US...