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Steroids (INACTIVE)

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  • Legal challenge, more inquiries could unfold

    Former Sen. George J. Mitchell called it the closing of a chapter. Baseball commissioner Bud Selig said that with the past now better explained, the game is ready for a more honest future. Many praised the honesty and recommendations in Mitchell's...
  • Testing policies and penalties for performance-enhancing drugs

    Testing policies and penalties for performance-enhancing drugs: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLAt least two annual urine tests administered during and between seasons for anabolic steroids and amphetamines. Positive steroid tests result in a 50-game suspension for...
  • Steroids report includes an All-Star list

    Steroids report includes an All-Star list
    Former Sen. George J. Mitchell unveiled his 409-page report on steroid use in baseball yesterday, naming two current and 17 former Orioles among dozens of players and delivering a stinging assessment of the league and team officials who allowed a drug...
  • History shows baseball will bounce back

    Baseball is no stranger to scandal and unsavory history. One of its earliest superstars, Cap Anson, perpetuated a culture of fierce segregation that scarred the game for decades. Another early great, "Shoeless Joe" Jackson, was one of eight Chicago...
  • Segui makes Roberts' case

    Segui makes Roberts' case
    Former Oriole David Segui is mentioned continually throughout baseball's newly released Mitchell Report on steroids, but what irks him most is that his ex-teammate also is implicated as a performance-enhancing drug user based on what Segui believes is a...
  • Pettitte says he used hGH to recover from injury

    Andy Pettitte used human growth hormone to recover from an elbow injury in 2002, the New York Yankees pitcher admitted two days after he was cited in the Mitchell Report. Pettitte said he tried hGH on two occasions, stressing he did it to heal faster and...
  • A. Rodriguez denies using steroids

    Alex Rodriguez denied using performance-enhancing drugs, telling CBS' 60 Minutes in an interview aired last night that he has never felt as if he needed them to compete. The New York Yankees slugger also said he isn't sure he's worth his record...
  • Benoit's shocking death raises question of fans' complicity

    This might be hard for non-wrestling fans to understand, but to those who loved Chris Benoit's work, his grisly double-killing and suicide was as shocking as if Peyton Manning or Tim Duncan or Derek Jeter had committed the same acts. He was that good...
  • Roberts admits he used steroids

    Roberts admits he used steroids
    Orioles second baseman admitted last night that he used steroids "once," in 2003, but said he hasn't used them or any other performance-enhancing drugs since. He was silent for four days after his name appeared in former Sen. George J. Mitchell's...
  • Apology accepted, O's say

    Apology accepted, O's say
    tried to stick to his routine. He woke up early, surfed the Internet and worked out. When he returned to his Arizona home, he had hoped to relax. But there was no way yesterday could be normal. Roberts, the Orioles' two-time All-Star second baseman, told...
  • 'Fess up or fight? Accused confront difficult decision

    'Fess up or fight? Accused confront difficult decision
    Orioles second baseman , after a weekend of silence, chose to fall on his sword. He had been named as a steroid user in the Mitchell Report released by Major League Baseball last week, and though the evidence against him amounted to hearsay - the word of...
  • Rep. Cummings asks Roberts to join awareness effort

    Rep. Cummings asks Roberts to join awareness effort
    Rep. Elijah E. Cummings wants Orioles second baseman to turn a negative into a positive. Cummings, a Baltimore congressman representing Maryland's 7th District, has written a letter asking Roberts to join Powered by ME!, a campaign based in the Baltimore...