Tagged: Sports Illustrated

To Cheat or Not to Cheat

And while I’m in the article-sharing mood, here is another must-read from Tom Verducci of Sports Illustrated, albeit of a completely different, more serious and tragic bent.

The real cost of steroids in baseball.

And kudos to Verducci for putting faces to one of the central points of the story, beautifully captured in two matter-of-fact sentences:

Ninety percent of all drafted players never spend one day in the big leagues. Steroid users made the odds even worse for clean players.