Report: A-Rod Met With BALCO Founder For Legal SupplementsAlex Rodriguez sought advice on legal nutritional supplements from the founder of the company at the center of the largest federal criminal investigation into sports doping, according to the New York Daily News.
Hartnett: Let's Not Paint Bud Selig As The Savior Of Baseball Baseball knew it had a PED problem in the mid-1990s. Had Selig truly cared, he would have blown the whistle and sought measures to clean up the game.
Keidel: Will The PED Era Ever End? Don't Count On It Remember when BALCO fell like the Roman Empire? Somewhere in the ashes, we assumed that a fatal blow was struck against dopers and dealers. We thought that the eye of the steroid storm had drifted off to the sea of history. How's that going?
Giglio: From Angst To Acceptance -- Stop Caring About PEDs In SportsThe drugs are evolving. The conversation must follow suit. It’s time to stop the anger and disappointment that spews everywhere from airwaves to columns to happy hours.
Keidel: Major League Baseball Should Call Victor ContePerhaps, the MLB should turn to the "Godfather of BALCO" Victor Conte.
Giants Outfielder Melky Cabrera Suspended 50 GamesMelky Cabrera has been suspended 50 games by the MLB after testing positive for testosterone.
Hartnett: Regarding The Epidemic Of Booze And Drugs In BaseballHas baseball actually gotten over the drug and alcohol problems of its past? It's time for those in charge to bring major baseball into the 21st century and adopt stronger clubhouse policies.
Kallas Remarks: The Unusual Barry Bonds VerdictIn an unusual verdict coming out of a federal courtroom on Wednesday, Barry Bonds was convicted of obstruction of justice but a mistrial was declared on all three perjury counts against him.
Keidel: Barry's BondIt’s a bad time for bad boys. Roger Clemens may have misremembered his way into an orange jumpsuit. Lawrence Taylor is, well, Lawrence Taylor. And perhaps the pack leader of these dirty dogs, Barry Bonds, is on trial for perjury.
Bonds Trial For 2003 Testimony Starts MondayStarting Monday, a jury will be selected in the very same court house where Barry Bonds testified all those years ago to determine whether he broke the law with four short answers totaling nine words: "Not that I know of," "No, no," "No," and "Right."
Bonds' Lawyers Want To Prevent Players From Testifyingawyers for Barry Bonds want to bar slugger Jason Giambi and other former pro athletes from testifying at his perjury trial scheduled to begin March 21.