| Jun 18, 2009
After Tuesday's report that Sammy Sosa tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs in 2003, the Tribune asked its Hall of Fame voters again if they would vote to send Sosa to Cooperstown:
Dave van Dyck: TBD The "yes" vote has changed to a question...
| Jul 28, 2010
| 3:41 PM
As the Tigers and Rays were playing on Monday Night Baseball an intriguing storyline began to emerge. Going into the bottom of the 6th inning, Max Scherzer and Matt Garza were both throwing no hitters. Simultaneously, many miles away, Alex Rodriguez was...
| May 28, 2010
| 12:13 AM
Philadelphia -- Hollywood might not come up with a better script than the Philadelphia Flyers have written so far in the Stanley Cup playoffs, entering the finals against the Chicago Blackhawks.
Consider this for a moment. The Flyers needed an overtime...
| Jan 11, 2010
| 12:05 PM
NEW YORK --Mark McGwire finally came clean Monday, admitting he used steroids when he broke baseball's home run record in 1998.
McGwire says in a statement sent to The Associated Press on Monday that he used steroids on and off for nearly a decade and he...
| Jan 12, 2010
| 8:19 AM
NEW YORK -- Sobbing and sniffling, Mark McGwire finally answered the steroid question.
Ending more than a decade of denials and evasion, McGwire admitted Monday what many had suspected for so long - that steroids and human growth hormone helped make...
| Jan 11, 2010
| 2:09 PM
Mark McGwire finally came clean, admitting he used steroids when he broke baseball's home run record in 1998.
McGwire said in a statement sent to The Associated Press on Monday that he used steroids on and off for nearly a decade.
"It's very emotional,...
| Jan 15, 2010
This week Mark McGwire admitted that he took PED's while he played professional baseball including during his record-breaking 1998 season.
"I used steroids during my playing career and I apologize," McGwire said in a statement released on January 11,...
| Feb 1, 2010
Mark McGwire's admission last month that he used steroids during his baseball career reopened the discussion about the risks and benefits of the drugs.
Steroids are synthetic versions of hormones the body produces naturally. Birth control pills are one...
| Feb 23, 2010
| 4:41 PM
Former San Diego Padres General Manager Kevin Towers has seen his life go straight to the dogs. Three bulldogs, to be precise.
His youngest, Arlow, has really taken to the San Diego lifestyle. Right down to the skateboarding.
"He came from the same...
| Mar 11, 2010
Tiger Woods has added former White House Press Secretary Ari Fleischer to his team according to the New York Post. The pair are reportedly discussing a return to golf at the Arnold Palmer Invitational later this month. The Post story also quotes an...
| Nov 9, 2009
| 4:44 PM
Derrin Horton anchors Sports Final nightly at 10:45pm.
For the past 22 years, Derrin has hosted, anchored, reported and called play by play for some of the largest sports networks in America. Since 2004 Horton has hosted a variety of studio shows for NFL...
| Mar 18, 2005
Putting the integrity of the national pastime under a harsh spotlight, a House committee questioned a panel of superstars Thursday about steroids in baseball, eliciting sharp denials from several -- and in the case of retired home run legend Mark McGwire,...