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Pujols should sue Clark over PED charge – don’t hold your breath

BY TED SILLANPAA You bet your life that Albert Pujols needs to follow through his threat and file a lawsuit against Jack Clark for the former big league slugger stating he knew, without question, that Pujols used PEDs in his brilliant big league career. Clark already lost the radio show he hosted for seven days before saying on air that, as a former Cardinals’ star himself, he’d been told by a Cardinals’ trainer that Pujols juiced. Clark, now 57, said… Read More »

Jordan at 50: PEDs could get him back in the game

By TED SILLANPAA Michael Jordan turns 50 this week, so there’s lots of talk about how he could still play for an help an NBA team. We really have trouble seeing our sports heroes as mortal, obviously. Jordan’s overweight and out of shape. His skills were other-worldly when he was the greatest player in the history of the NBA, but had diminished greatly by the time he retired nearly a decade ago. As a man who celebrated his 50th birthday… Read More »