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Hidden steroids? It isn't fair!

If Rafael Palmeiro and everybody else who tests positive find steroids hidden in their supplements, why can't Patrick Hruby?

Updated: August 9, 2005, 12:01 PM ET
By Patrick Hruby | Page 2

Rafael Palmeiro had no idea. No clue, really. One moment, he's downing an innocent protein shake, ingesting some blameless flaxseed oil, getting pinpricked by something that fell from a syringe tree.

And the next? He's busted for stanozolol, the same industrial-grade steroid that helped Ben Johnson dust the 100-meter dash field at the Seoul Olympics, then glow in the dark.

Sigh.

Some guys have all the luck.

Last week, I wrote that Palmeiro's ...

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