Originally written August 15, 2012 on Front Office Blogs:
Melky Cabrera is just the latest in what will eventually be a long line of steroid users in baseball. It has been, is now and always will be the ruination of baseball. There are those in the sports community, fans and writers alike, who believe naively or in a deluded fashion that steroid use in baseball is mainly confined to the "steroid era." There are those who believe that it might still be around but it's isolated or only in eager naive minor league players. There are those who would try and convince themselves and you that steroid use in baseball doesn't exist at all. That every player in Major League Baseball right now is playing clean. All of these people are wrong. If every single player in baseball were tested right now, this minute, today, more of them would turn up positive for PED use than would turn up negative. To believe otherwise is naive and delusional. This Pandora's box of ruination once opened will never again be shut. Especiall...
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