Alex Rodriguez admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs in an interview with ESPN’s Peter Gammons Monday. In 2007, he told Katie Couric of CBS’s 60 Minutes that he never used steroids and felt he was “never over-matched on the baseball field.” It turns out, he flat-out lied.
Alex Rodriguez, who anonymously tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs in 2003 admitted to ESPN’s Peter Gammons of past steroid abuse dating back to 2001. Rodriguez joined the Rangers in 2001 after signing a then-record 10-year, $252 million deal. In A-Rod’s words: “When I arrived in Texas in 2001, I felt an enormous amount of pressure, […]
This could be the big tamale. CNNSI.com is reporting they’ve received word from four independent sources that Alex Rodriguez tested positive for an anabolic steroid and testosterone in 2003 – which happened to be an MVP season. Arod was on a list of 104 players who tested positive for steroids in 2003, but while the […]
When Jose Canseco first released “Juiced” in 2005, news of the widespread use of steroids in Major League Baseball throttled the game. Canseco ratted a number of his former friends including Rafeal Palmeiro and former Bash Brother Mark McGwire, and made a lot of money doing it. That is perhaps the motivation for Mark’s brother, […]
Mets pitcher Junior Guerra and Boston Red Sox outfielder Cristopher De La Rosa were suspended for 50 games each Friday following positive tests under baseball’s minor league drug program. Both penalties will be served at the start of the season. De La Rosa is a member of Boston’s Dominican Summer League team. He tested positive for […]
Despite reports of Barry Bonds testing positive for steroids in November 2001, ESPN is reporting that those claims are indeed false and a result of clerical error. Then again, who really needs a report to prove anything about Bonds? Just read Game of Shadows, you’ll get all your answers there. Bonds himself is in enough […]
Reuters is reporting that U.S. prosecutors in charge of Barry Bonds’ federal perjury and obstruction of justice charges filed papers Thursday saying the home run king tested positive for steroids in Nov. 2001, just more than a month after hitting his record setting 73rd home run. Investigators also claim Bonds received the steroids he tested […]