The Steroids Era


  1. 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
  2. Jorge Posada says former teammates Alex Rodriguez, Roger Clemens don't deserve to be in Hall of Fame

    Andrew Marchand,

    Former Yankees catcher Jorge Posada resents players who used PEDs and believes former teammates Alex Rodriguez and Roger Clemens shouldn't ever reach the Hall of Fame.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2015
  3. David Ortiz of Boston Red Sox says he never knowingly took steroids

    Gordon Edes,

    Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, in a first-person essay as "editor at large" on, reiterated that he has never "knowingly used steroids" and said "hell, yes," he belongs in the Hall of Fame.

    Story | Conversation | March 26, 2015
  4. Brian Roberts, former Orioles second baseman, retires services

    Second baseman Brian Roberts, who played all but one of his 14-year career with the Baltimore Orioles, is retiring.

    Story | Conversation | October 17, 2014
  5. Jose Canseco shouldn't regret being a whistle-blower

    Johnette Howard,

    Jose Canseco did a lot of regrettable things in his life, but blowing the whistle on the steroids era -- that's not something he should regret, Johnette Howard writes.

    Story | Conversation | July 23, 2014