Manny Tests Positive

If you haven’t heard yet, Manny Ramirez has tested positive for a banned substance of MLB’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.  Manny has already accepted his 50 game suspension, saying, “Recently I saw a physician for a personal health issue. He gave me a medication, not a steroid, which he thought was OK to…

Traitor-Rod

The rumors and allegations surrounding A-Roid A-Rod keep getting worse and worse.  SI is reporting that in a new book to be published this Monday about Alex Rodriguez, there are allegations that A-Rod used to intentionally tip pitches to opposing batters when playing for the Texas Rangers.  According to the report, A-Rod would do it…

A Time to Differentiate

No, this isn’t geeky calculus talk. We’re talking about baseball here. Nerds, go back to your TI-83 and your online girlfriends. The latest news that A-Rod and 103 other players tested positive for steroids in MLB’s 2003 tests is tragic for two reasons. Number 1: This is definitely a steroid era in baseball that will…

Nationals Need a New Trainer

Let’s take a look at the two men who are fighting to be the everyday 1st baseman for the National’s this season: Dimitri Young and Nick Johnson. AP Photo/Nati Harnik I think it’s safe to say that the only steroids that these guys might be guilty of taking is found in their cheeseburger meat.  Keep…

Hank Steinbrenner Points Fingers

Now that Andy Pettitte has come out and officially told reporters and congress that he used HGH in 2002 and 2004, Hank Steinbrenner is doing everything he can to get the attention off of the Yankees and onto anyone within reach. According to ESPN.com, Hank Steinbrenner came out yesterday saying that the NFL has a…

Curt Schilling Bugs Me

Since the Mitchell report, we’ve had plenty of players coming forward and speaking out.  They’ve talked about their own situations and commented on their fellow players who have been named or spoken out.  And of course, Curt Schilling is no different.  But for some reason, more than any other player, Curt Schilling bugs me.   …

The Mitchell Report

The bombshell landed today and the finger pointing is going crazy right now.  ESPN right now is reporting that Roger Clemens, Andy Pettitte, Barry Bonds, Eric Gagne, and Miguel Tejada have been mentioned in the Mitchell Report.  While I wasn’t that hyped to see and hear about who did what, our guest columnist SubversiveTheory certainly…