Clemens May Be Subpoenaed by Congress

We may get to see how far Roger* is going to go with his denials of steroid use if he has to testify under oath before Congress. So far he has said it is not the right time to talk about the Mitchell Report although he has issued denials through his agent and lawyer. It […]

The Santana Hunt Continues

The Pioneer Press is reporting the Red Sox are still the frontrunners for landing Twins Ace Johan Santana. “Regardless, there’s buzz that the Santana trade could be made within days.” The report states that Boston has not moved from their initial offer of Lester, Coco, Lowrie, and Masterson. The Yankees seem to be looking elsewhere […]

Gagne Might Get Suspended….Brewers Fans Can Only Hope.

According to ESPN’s Buster Olney, Eric Gagne is one of 14 players from the Mitchell Report who may have used performance enhancing drugs recently enough to warrant a 15 game suspension. This doesn’t punish the Brewers, it punishes the teams that play the first 15 games against Milwaukee; no Gagne give-aways. The Brew Crew may […]

Roger* Takes a Page Out Of Bill Clinton’s Book

Deny, deny, deny. That is the Rocket’s plan to get through the Mitchell Report fallout. He released the following statement through his agent today: “I want to state clearly and without qualification: I did not take steroids, human growth hormone or any other banned substances at any time in my baseball career or, in fact, […]

Okajima Wins Setup Man Of the Year Award

MLB fans voted for Hideki Okajimi in the TYIB Setup Man of the Year Award. Oki is the 4th Red Sox player to win a TYIB award, he joins Beckett (Best Starter) Papelbon (Best Closer) and Buchholz (Best Performance) Okajima had a 2.22 ERA and batters only hit .202 against him. Once he developed the […]

The Mitchell Defense

For everyone else on The Mitchell Report I have included this easy fill-in statement so you do not have to consult with your lawyer or pay a high price PR firm. Feel free to distribute among your teammates. I ____________ did use HGH very briefly during the ____________ season while I was recovering from a […]

4 Spring Training Games Are Already Sold Out

The Red Sox have sold out games on March 8 vs. the Marlins , March 11 vs. the Mets, March 14 vs. the O’s and March 15 vs. the Reds. The Sox play a total of 13 home games during spring training before going to Japan. They have already sold 27000 tickets but some still […]

A-Rod Says He’s Sorry But Brings Up Another Lie

Alex Rodriguez was on 60 minutes last night and the following information came out: Rodriguez said he was sitting in his living room watching the World Series when the news broke and had been shocked. “You know, I got white like a ghost,” Rodriguez said. “I just couldn’t believe my eyes. I was under the […]

Donnelly Says He Never Took Steroids…and Elvis Is Still Alive

From the Boston Herald :“In 2004, I was having multiple health issues and was concerned about not getting on the field fast enough. I made a phone call to (former New York Mets clubhouse attendant turned Mitchell informant Kirk Radomski) about a substance called Anavar. Once I learned Anavar was classified as a steroid I […]

Roger* May Want To Pitch Again For Boston

According to Newsday, Roger Clemens’ friends say he will not want to go out on a low note and will try to pitch again for the Red Sox or Angels. The article goes on to say that Boston would be interested in him it the Yankees get Santana. That is where the article if flawed; […]

Pettitte Admits HGH Use….Now What Roger*?

Andy Pettitte made the following statement today through his agent; “If what I did was an error in judgment on my part, I apologize. I accept responsibility for those two days.” He did the right thing and now baseball can forgive him (even if he is a Yankee.) Will Roger Clemens* follow his lead? I […]

Don’t Believe the Hank

The Yanks are back in the Santana sweepstakes even if Hank Steinbrenner said they were done. Much like his false statements about A-Rod, Hank has done a 180. Dan Haren was traded to the Diamondbacks yesterday taking away one pitching option for New York. The Yankees do not have a true ace and their staff […]

Can The “Clean Generation” Save Baseball?

Dustin Pedroia was interviewed about the Mitchell Report by the Providence Journal today and said that his generation is clean. Here is a quote from the article, “Pedroia was also quick to point out all the young talent within the Sox’ organization — all of whom are 26 or younger — are all of sound […]

A-Rod Denies He’s a Juicer

Jose Canseco has called the Mitchell Report “laughable” because Alex Rodriguez was not mentioned in it. So far Canseco seems like the only honest person in the game. His book Juiced is a lot more accurate than people gave him credit for. (Dan Duquette and Jose Canseco credible…who would have thought?) A-Rod will appear on […]

Schilling and the Mitchell Report

Curt Schilling was asked by George Mitchell to speak about steroids in the game for the investigation because he has been outspoken about the issue and had testified in front of Congress. Schilling declined to participate in the investigation because he “would have nothing to offer other than personal opinion and hypotheticals.” Schilling posted in […]