Steroids

Mike Piazza (credit: Jonathan Daniel / Allsport / Getty Images)

Keidel: The Book On Mike Piazza — We Can’t Assume He’s Clean

Piazza was perhaps the greatest-hitting catcher that baseball has ever seen. We’d like to assume that he was clean. But we can’t.

02/13/2013

Mike Piazza (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Birdies for Breast Cancer)

Boomer To Mike Piazza: ‘Man Up’ And Talk About Your Book

“Don’t write the freaking book of you’re not gonna come out and you’re not gonna talk about it,” WFAN co-host Boomer Esiason said Tuesday.

02/12/2013

Mike Piazza (credit: Jonathan Daniel / Allsport / Getty Images)

Mike Piazza Denies Using Steroids In Book, But Skeptics Remain

“In my opinion — I want to be very clear about how I present this, OK? — if you don’t think that Mike Piazza did some type of steroid, you are crazy,” WFAN co-host Craig Carton said Monday morning.

02/11/2013

Mike Piazza (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Steroids, Clemens Addressed In Mike Piazza’s Autobiography

Former All-Star catcher Mike Piazza addresses steroid rumors, his feud with Roger Clemens, his monster contract with the Mets and other topics in his soon-to-be released autobiography, “Long Shot.”

02/10/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), Ray Lewis (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images) and Ryan Braun (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Giglio: From Angst To Acceptance — Stop Caring About PEDs In Sports

The 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.

02/08/2013

David Stern (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stern: NBA Could Begin Testing Players For HGH As Early As Next Season

The NBA, for the most part, has managed to avoid the major performance-enhancing drug scandals that have plagued the NFL and Major League Baseball over the last decade. Commissioner David Stern is hoping to keep it that way.

02/07/2013

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Rivera, Teixeira: Yankees Will ‘Embrace’ Embattled Teammate A-Rod

Sitting on a stage with their manager and GM during a fundraiser, Mariano Rivera and Mark Teixeira vowed to welcome Alex Rodriguez back to the New York Yankees following the latest drug allegations against the New York Yankees star.

02/04/2013

Ray Lewis (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Keidel: Is Super Bowl Sunday Even Super Anymore?

I’ve been alive and lucid for about 37 of the 47 Super Bowls, and it’s hard to recall a game this big shrink in the shadow of peripheral stories.

01/31/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Report: A-Rod ‘Unlikely’ To Return To Frustrated Yankees

Once considered a player who could shatter the career home run record, Rodriguez has transformed from All-Star to annoyance for some in the Yankees organization.

01/31/2013

A-Rod (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

A-Rod Denies Relationship With Alleged PED Peddler; MLB Investigating

On Tuesday, the Miami New Times blew the doors open on Anthony Bosch and his anti-aging clinic, Biogenesis. There was A-Rod’s name, among others, reportedly listed in “an extraordinary batch of records.”

01/29/2013

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: No Apologies Left For Vanity-Driven A-Roid

Alex Rodriguez has become the disaster du jour — an endless loop of errors off-the-field that dwarf any gaffes on the diamond.

01/29/2013

Barry Bonds (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Controversial Stats Give Reason To Doubt Fairness

Mr. Jacob Carpenter is another student presently taking a course on sabermetrics. In this installment of By The Numbers, he doesn’t mince words as he looks at some “controversial” numbers.

01/29/2013

Sammy Sosa (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Sosa: McGwire And I Should Be In Hall — Oh, And I Might Run For President Of D.R.

Sammy Sosa thinks he and fellow steroid-tainted star Mark McGwire belong in the Hall of Fame. Slammin’ Sammy also said the Chicago Cubs should retire his number, and he left open the possibility of running for president of the Dominican Republic.

01/25/2013

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Lance Armstrong Stripped Of 2000 Olympic Bronze

Thirteen years after he stood on the podium in Sydney, Lance Armstrong was stripped of his bronze medal from the 2000 Olympics because of doping.

01/17/2013

Oprah (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images), Lance Armstrong  (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Oprah Says Lance Armstrong ‘Met The Moment’ In Confession Interview

“I would say he did not come clean in the manner that I expected,” Oprah said Tuesday on “CBS This Morning.” “I was surprised.”

01/15/2013

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