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Forgiveness ain't worth a damn to MLB baseball writers

The tagline of The Shawshank Redemption was "the truth will set you free." Unfortunately, redemption story about Mark McGwire has yet to be made -- truth or no truth.

It Takes Tiger To Break The NFL's Grip On The Most Hated Sports Figures


Forbes is a publication that thrives on lists, though primarily ones that chart incredible wealth. Of course, as people who write for online publications know, lists, either fact-based or not, are...

ESPN Reports What Everyone Knows: Mark McGwire Is Living in Half-Truths


↵So let's get this straight: Mark McGwire admitted to taking steroids and human growth hormone, but swore to reporters that it was only to get healthy and not to increase his performance....

Albert Pujols Backs Mark McGwire With Big Bird Defense


↵The steroid news cycle lasted longer than the PR people in Mark McGwire's corner had hoped. SportsBusiness Daily had a wonderful breakdown of the PR strategy for McGwire's team, with several...

Jack Clark Is Not a Fan of Steroids Use


↵ ↵No one ever accused Jack Clark of being a shrinking violet during his MLB career. It's a good bet no one will make that mistake in his retirement, either. ↵ ↵ ↵St. Louis Post Dispatch...

Offsides: Reaction to Mark McGwire's Steroids Admission


↵ ↵Although Mark McGwire reportedly hadn't started using steroids until between the 1989 and 1990 seasons, the image of Kirk Gibson's iconic home run is all the more interesting against the...

Mark McGwire Did Steroids, Now Let the Cheaters in the Hall of Fame


↵Stop the presses. This just in. Breaking news. Pete Rose admitted he bet on baseball. ↵ ↵ ↵Wait, wait. It's not that. Oh, here it is. Shoeless Joe Jackson conspired to fix the 1919 World...

McGwire cheated, but so did everyone else

Mark McGwire took steroids. But if he were to get into the Hall of Fame, would he really bring shame to the Hall's sanctity? Probably not...

Today in Sports History: August 5th

(Glavine recording win No. 300. Photo by Nam Y. Huh, Associated Press) 8/05/1999 - Big Mac serves up 500Reaching the plateau one year after setting the single-season home run record, Mark McGwire...

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