Tag Archives: steroids
- MLB commish says steroid abusers less of a threat to integrity than sports bettors
April 11, 2015
The commissioner of Major League Baseball (MLB) believes players who gamble deserve harsher punishment than players who take performance-enhancing drugs. Commissioner Rob Manfred (pictured) appeared on CNBC’s Squawkbox program on Friday, shortly after the announcement that the league would prohibit its players from participating in daily fantasy baseball contests that...
- Manny Pacquiao punches back at anonymous steroid allegations
May 13, 2011
After losing a unanimous decision to Manny Pacquiao last weekend, boxer Shane Mosley decided to throw a few late punches over his Twitter feed. Claiming Manny had hit him harder than anyone else, Mosley alerted his followers to a May 3 anonymous internet post on RingTalk.com which claimed one of...
- Bonds already losing Hall of Fame votes
March 23, 2011
Everyone seems to have an opinion on Barry Bonds. But from the testimony that has been heard in Bond’s ongoing trial, you’d have to be a former member of the O.J Simpson murder trial jury to not think Bonds used an abused steroids. Right now, Bonds is on trial facing...
- The Hall Calls for Alomar and Blyleven
January 5, 2011
Roberto Alomar and Bert Blyleven have been elected to the baseball Hall of Fame. The Baseball Writers’ Association of America named Alomar and Blyleven on over 75% of the ballots, after both narrowly missing that mark in 2010. Robbie Alomar will be the first player representing Toronto Blue Jays in...
MLB commish eyes joining Las Vegas expansion party
April 21, 2017
Dodgers, Astros lead way on MLB Pennant odds at break
July 12, 2017