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  1. The Steroids Era

    The Steroids Era



    The Steroids Era

    "The steroids era" refers to a period of time in Major League Baseball when a number of players were believed to have used performance-enhancing drugs, resulting in increased offensive output throughout the game. Unlike other MLB "eras," there is no defined start or end time to "the steroi...

  2. MLB - David Ortiz shaping up to be baseball's first Teflon slugg...

    Johnette Howard

    David Ortiz might be slow to round the bases, but he's quickly on his way to becoming baseball's first steroid era Teflon slugger, Johnette Howard writes.

    Story | Conversation | July 29, 2014
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  4. Jose Canseco shouldn't regret being a whistle-blower

    Johnette Howard

    Jose Canseco did a lot of regrettable things in his life, but blowing the whistle on the steroids era -- that's not something he should regret, Johnette Howard writes.

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2014
  5. Baseball in need of more run production

    Buster Olney

    The topic of parity came up Thursday on "Baseball Tonight," and Rick Sutcliffe mentioned how the sport has changed over the last decade, in the wake of the steroid era. Many, many pitchers have used performance-enhancing drugs, for sure, but the s...

    Blog | July 04, 2014
  6. Mike & Mike on ESPN Radio: Lasting Legacy

    • Baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron comments on his legacy, breaking Babe Ruth's home run record, high and low moments in his career, perceptions of steroid-era players and more. Aaron -Baseball Tonight with Buster Olney » -Behind the ...

    Blog | Conversation | April 08, 2014
  7. Baseball Hall of Fame should add wing to acknowledge steroid era

    Jean-Jacques Taylor

    The Baseball Hall of Fame needs to stop hiding from the truth and add a steroid wing.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2014
  8. Bob Costas, the HOF and 'authenticity'

    Buster Olney

    I've thought more about an argument that Bob Costas presented the other day about the steroid era Hall of Fame candidates. The key word of his thesis -- embraced by others employed by MLB Network and Major League Baseball -- was "authentic." What he ...

    Blog | January 10, 2014
  9. Thomas knocks steroid users

    Doug Padilla

    CHICAGO -- On the day he learned he was going to the Hall of Fame, former Chicago White Sox slugger Frank Thomas might have been asked as many questions about baseball's steroid era as he was about his own accomplishments. Thomas has always mainta...

    Blog | January 08, 2014
  10. Dan Le Batard gives Baseball Hall of Fame vote to Deadspin

    ESPN TV and radio host Dan Le Batard said Wednesday that, as a form of protest, he had given his Baseball Hall of Fame vote this year to Deadspin because he had become disenchanted with the direction the voting process had taken in the steroid era.

    Story | Conversation | January 08, 2014
  11. Baseball Hall of Fame Class of 2014 announced

    Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas were elected to the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers' Association of America on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | January 08, 2014
  12. MLB Hall of Fame voting during the steroid era

    Bryan Curtis

    We know what MLB players were doing during the steroid era. Here's what baseball writers did.

    Story | Conversation | January 08, 2014
  13. Why I vote for PED users for the HOF

    Buster Olney

    On Monday afternoon, ESPN.com revealed the Hall of Fame ballots for the 17 folks here who cast votes, and this seemed to set Twitter on fire in the baseball corner of the world. A brief review of the voting process: Voters are allowed ...

    Blog | January 07, 2014
  14. Bud Selig, Alex Rodriguez, and baseball legacies in the steroid e...

    Charles P. Pierce

    Who will be the face of baseball's steroid era: Bud Selig or Alex Rodriguez?

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2013
  15. Bud Selig was a better commissioner than he is often given credit...

    Jerry Crasnick

    Bud Selig's legacy will always suffer due to the steroid era and a canceled World Series, but that doesn't mean he was a bad commissioner.

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2013
  16. MLB suspends Alex Rodriguez through 2014 season

    Wallace Matthews

    As expected, Major League Baseball on Monday suspended Alex Rodriguez, the game's leading active home run hitter, for 211 games, beginning Thursday, for violations of its Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

    Story | Conversation | August 05, 2013
  17. John Rocker says steroids, PEDs made for 'better game'

    John Rocker, the formerly disgraced Atlanta Braves closer who years after retirement acknowledged having used steroids during his career, said in a radio interview that PED use in Major League Baseball helped it transform into a more appealing sport.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2013
  18. Biogenesis scandal will test MLB labor peace

    Howard Bryant

    Bud Selig and baseball are walking a fine line with the apparent intent to punish the Biogenesis 20. It could cost the game its labor peace.

    Story | Conversation | June 06, 2013