// Mark McGwire

As Jeter Leaves, Let’s Reminisce on Nomar: What Could Have Been

Regardless of your stance on the appropriateness of Jeter’s farewell tour, you’d have to admit that watching the Red Sox organization showering Jeter with adoration last weekend was painful.  Not for the fact that is was obligatory and contrived or even the over-to-top theatrics, but that it reminds us of a short stop that we used to […]

Who Makes Up Your “Mt. Rushmore of Hatred?”

Hatred. We all have it, whether we admit it or not. As sports fans, we’re fueled by hatred. There wouldn’t be rivalries if it weren’t for hatred. We wouldn’t get so emotional after big games, win or lose, if it weren’t for hatred of the opponent. This week, two of the world’s most hated athletes […]

Mark McGwire Steroids Confession: My Personal Response

Dear Mark McGwire, I would just like to say that I feel sorry for you. I felt sorry when you tried to hide behind your microphone during the 2005 hearings. Now, I feel sorry that even when you try to admit to your wrongdoings, you are still in denial. We already knew you took steroids, […]

Sosa Tested Positive for Steroids in 2003

In another not-so-shocking report, Sammy Sosa – the man who hit more than 600 career home runs, spent more than 10 years in the league then forgot most of his English while testifying before congress – tested positive for steroids in 2003. The now infamous list of players who tested positive in 2003 – the […]

Deadspin: McGwire “Steriods Secret” Revealed!

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, […]