I grew up in the late 1980s-early 1990s and got into sports around middle school age. Hockey was my first love because everyone from Minnesota has to love hockey — it’s beaten into you with a stick, pun intended.
But I also liked baseball and basketball just to be different. And I used to enjoy going to my local library and reading old magazines and sports sections of newspapers on microfilm (YES, THIS DID EXIST AT ONE POINT, ALL CAPS!).
So even though I was way too young to remember or understand the cocaine scandal in Major League Baseball, technically called the Pittsburgh Drug Trials in 1985, I read about it as a pre-teen. Most big names were implicated like Dave Parker, Dale Berra, Vida Blue and Keith Hernandez.
I loathe Keith Hernandez.
No, actually I don’t but that’s a “Seinfeld” reference that Boss Man Paul M. Banks would appreciate.
But Boss Man Paul M. Banks would not appreciate news from me about the Kardashian family and rightly so. But Boss Man Paul M. Banks does like ...