Frank Thomas weighs in on scandal

Updated: June 8, 2013, 11:27 AM ET
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- Frank Thomas was ahead of the curve as a critic of Major League Baseball's steroid culture as a slugging first baseman with the Chicago White Sox in the 1990s. Now that he's on the verge of the Hall of Fame, that attitude hasn't changed.

Thomas, in New York on Thursday for baseball's first-year player draft, called the Biogenesis scandal "embarrassing'' for the game and a "shameful'' episode in baseball history. He said he has spoken with numerous Hall of Famers recently ...

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