| 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,...
| Mar 26, 2011
According to the McHenry County sheriff's official records of traffic stops, Pedro Lopez is not Hispanic.
Neither is Jose Salas.
Or Pablo Toxqui-Zavala.
That's despite jail records showing that the three had brown skin, spoke Spanish and were from...
| Nov 18, 2010
| 11:49 PM
VALLEY GLEN — Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa were still untainted home-run heroes the last time the Corona del Mar High girls' tennis team failed to reach at least the CIF Southern Section semifinals.
The Sea Kings (18-6) needed a quarterfinal...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 7:31 AM
Men's College Basketball-Maui Invitational, seventh place game, 1:30 p.m. (ESPNU), fifth place game, 6:30 p.m. (ESPNU), third place game, 4 p.m. (ESPN2), championship game, 9 p.m. (ESPN); Preseason NIT, semifinals, Virginia Commonwealth vs....
| 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...
| Aug 3, 2010
| 12:56 AM
The numbers on the specially marked balls for Alex Rodriguez's at-bats must be getting up there — perhaps, uhm, close to say 600.
The Yankees slugger's quest — and by now it is one — for membership in the exclusive 600-homer club...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 7:17 AM
Shane Tritsch is the managing editor of Chicago Magazine. He will be joining us to discuss his article ' Sammy Sosa: Cubs 'Threw Me into the Fire''. The article follows Sosa's fall from grace as a Chicago sports icon.
Born Samuel Sosa Peralta on November...
| Aug 25, 2010
| 7:27 AM
| Jun 23, 2010
At the height of his career with the Chicago Bears in the mid-'90s, Chris Zorich was perhaps better known for the work of his charity than for his tackling skills on the gridiron: Thanksgiving turkeys for needy families, holiday toy drives, college...
| Sep 9, 2010
| 8:01 PM
A charity founded in 2006 by legendary Bears running back Gale Sayers has collected more than $581,000 in contributions yet failed to fulfill its stated mission to open a state-of-the-art facility offering after-school programs to Chicago children....