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Selig just can't fight the power

Skip Bayless says Bud Selig is more 'Mole Hill' than 'Mountain,' but he's not to blame for baseball's problems.

Updated: August 15, 2005, 1:09 PM ET
By Skip Bayless | Page 2

In June of 2000, I wanted to write about steroids in baseball. I had nothing to go on but gossip and a gut feeling.

As a Chicago Tribune columnist, I couldn't very well accuse superstars of using illegal drugs without considerable on-the-record confirmation from baseball executives or other players, along with responses from the superstars themselves.

I had no Jose Canseco book. I didn't even yet have the 2002 "Sports Illustrated" interview in which Ken Caminiti said ...

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