Why the heat is hotter in MLB

Do other sports have PED problems? Or do they obey the Off Base rules better?

Originally Published: August 7, 2013
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

The Biogenesis penalties have been handed down, and baseball has another public black eye, darker and uglier than any Sylvester Stallone collected in his six "Rocky" movies.

Once again, steroid use is the preferred punch-line for baseball in the media. The game right now is probably cleaner than it's been in the past 15 years, but the pundits are back to making easy wisecracks about prolific doping in baseball. The Biogenesis affair makes it clear that baseball is actively trying ...

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