Found August 10, 2013 on The Victory Formation:
Before there was Anthony Bosch, there was Victor Conte. Conte was the man behind the performance-enhancing drugs that reportedly fueled Barry Bonds, Jason Giambi, and Marion Jones. He has attempted to right his life ever since he spent 4 months in prison after negotiating a plea deal where he admitted guilt for conspiracy to distribute steroids, and that includes being a witness to Major League Baseball in their investigation into Alex Rodriguez. According to a report from the New York Daily News, Conte met with MLB officials and informed them that A-Rod showed up with former BALCO customer, Bill Romanowski, in an attempt to land ‘legal’ performance-enhancing drugs. Conte said Rodriguez had been trying to set up a sitdown through Romanowski for two months before they finally met, the day before the Yankees kicked off a three-game series with the Oakland A’s. Romanowski had tried to convince Conte to fly to New York or Los Angeles to meet with Rodriguez, but Conte said he declined the offer. “I flushed it out with Romo before they ever showed up at the office,” Conte said. “I clearly told Romo it (anything he could do for Rodriguez) was about legal performance enhancement.” The [...]
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