Bud Selig could send message

Severe punishment for A-Rod could signal end of era, warn others

Updated: January 30, 2013, 2:29 PM ET
By Tim Keown | ESPN.com

On second thought, maybe the steroid era isn't over. Our idea of the steroid era might have ended, along with the antiquated idea of guys sharing a bathroom stall to inject Winstrol, but it's becoming relatively clear the steroid era, as a concept, will never end.

We should accept that. Not embrace it, but accept it for the undeniable, universal truth that it is.

There's no such thing as a clean sport. Never will be, probably never has been.

But ...

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