August 28, 2006 | Mark Bechtel
June 19, 2006 | Mark Fainaru-Wada
League officials and politicians talk a good game, but an IRS investigator is doing the most to keep sports clean
March 13, 2006 | Mark Fainaru-Wada
ON MAY 22, 1998,
the San Francisco Giants arrived in St. Louis for a three-game series with the
Cardinals. That weekend, Giants All-Star leftfielder Barry Bonds got a
firsthand look at the frenzied excitement...
March 13, 2006 | Terry McDonell
On the June 23,
1969, cover of Sports Illustrated is the silhouette of an athlete surrounded by
an assortment of pills--including anabolic steroids--and a hypodermic needle.
The headline reads, DRUGS--A THREAT TO...
December 26, 2005 | Tom Verducci
REMEMBER BARRY BONDS? You'll see plenty of him next spring, when the most polarizing player in baseball returns from injury and exile to suit up for Team USA and to knock Babe Ruth from the record book. And that's...