The Steroids Era


  1. George Mitchell on the legacy of the Mitchell Report, PEDs and the Hall of Fame.

    Jerry Crasnick

    A decade after the Mitchell report rocked baseball, Joe Morgan brought MLB's steroid investigation back to the forefront of the Hall debate. Senator Mitchell discusses the lasting impact of the report and its place in the Cooperstown conversation.

    Story | Conversation | January 23, 2018
  2. San Francisco Giants legend Willie McCovey says Joe Morgan anti-steroids Hall of Fame letter aimed at Barry Bonds

    ESPN News Services

    Giants legend Willie McCovey said Barry Bonds deserves a spot in Cooperstown, adding that a letter circulated by fellow Hall of Famer Joe Morgan last month to voters is aimed at keeping the all-time home run leader out of the Hall.

    Story | Conversation | December 29, 2017
  3. Olympics - Q&A with Richard McLaren - How much are Russian authorities cooperating in doping scandal?

    Bonnie D. Ford,

    The Russian doping scandal is unlike anything we've seen before. Richard McLaren, who was hired to run an independent investigation, sheds some light on what progress has been made.

    Story | Conversation | March 13, 2017
  4. NFL - Which dynasty reigns supreme, New England Patriots or New York Yankees?

    Ian O'Connor,

    Sixteen years each. Brady and Jeter. Wells report and Mitchell report. Jeffrey Maier and the Tuck Rule. And a lot of wins. Of the past Yankees and the present Patriots, who takes the crown?

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2017
  5. Ken Griffey Jr., Mike Piazza voted to Cooperstown as Baseball Hall of Famers news services

    Ken Griffey Jr. earned a record 99 percent of the vote, the highest percentage ever for the Baseball Hall of Fame. Joining Griffey in the 2016 class is catcher Mike Piazza.

    Story | Conversation | January 06, 2016