Steroids In Baseball News
'A-Rod' Alex Rodriguez talks about JLo, family, past regrets
The Yankees legend says his girlfriend Jennifer Lopez is "an amazing person" and how the highs and lows of his career have made him a better role model.
Giants to retire No. 25 jersey of Barry Bonds in August
The San Francisco Giants will retire the No. 25 of Barry Bonds this season, the team announced Tuesday. The number will be retired on Aug. 11, 2018, when the Giants host the Pittsburgh Pirates . Bonds spent 15 of his 22 major league seasons with the Giants; the other seven were with Pittsburgh.
Cubs owner wants Sammy Sosa to 'put everything on the table'
CHICAGO -- Cubs owner Tom Ricketts said franchise all-time home run leader Sammy Sosa needs to "put everything on the table" in regards to PED use during his playing days if he is to be ever welcomed back by the team. "Players from that era owe us a little bit of honesty," Ricketts said Saturday
Inside a Hall of Fame voter's toughest ballot decision
A month after my Baseball Hall of Fame ballot arrived in the mail, I'm barricaded in my office with a cup of Candy Cane holiday coffee and a sheet of paper with 33 names on it. I have Jay Jaffe's "Cooperstown Casebookand the Bill James 2018 Handbook?within reach, and I can rest easy in the
Rafael Palmeiro, 53, says 'no doubt' he can make it back to MLB
Rafael Palmeiro, who's 53 and last played in 2005, says he is thinking about trying to make a comeback. Palmeiro told The Athletic "there's no doubt in my mind I can do it." A four-time All-Star first baseman, Palmeiro played for the Chicago Cubs , Texas Rangers and Baltimore Orioles over a 20-year
Crushing blow to Bucs, baseball as steroid cloud descends on Starling Marte
Major League Baseball's reaction to Starling Marte's 80-game suspension Tuesday -- and the cloud that has now descended on the sport just two weeks into the season -- consisted of a 51-word news release announcing the specifics. But it doesn't take a great deal of imagination to envision what an
Mort & Schefter's notebook: Predicting the biggest offseason headlines
Topics this week include the biggest offseason stories, nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame, what awaits the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons after Super Bowl LI, the Cleveland Browns ties to the big game and more. Romo, Watson and the quarterback carousel Deflategate has already
Why Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens will get the Hall call
Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens . What a cute Hall of Fame induction day couple they're going to make. Feel free to imagine what that day will look like -- because guess what? Barry and the Rocket are going to get elected. Sorry, I can't tell you what year. But what the 2017 vote totals told us was
Vote: Do Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens deserve to be in the Hall of Fame?
In their fifth year on the ballot, both Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens saw a notable increase in support from Hall of Fame voters. Needing 75 percent of the vote to be enshrined, Bonds finished at 53.8 percent, while Clemens received 54.1 percent. Last year, Bonds was at 44.3 percent and Clemens was