Hot dogs and hormones

The Sultan of Swat finally reveals how he found his competitive edge against the likes of Walter Johnson.

Originally Published: March 3, 2004
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

NEWS ITEM: Second baseman Jeff Kent proposed last week that Babe Ruth might have been on steroids. "Babe Ruth didn't do steroids? How do you know?" Kent told reporters. "People are saying Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth -- how do you know those guys didn't do steroids? So all of a sudden, you've got guys doing steroids now in the 20th century, 21st century? Come on. Keep going backward. Pete Rose? Who knows? ... How do we know those guys were clean? Did they test those guys?"

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