Tag: Bud Selig

Loophole In MLB Drug Policy Helps Cincinnati Reds After Pitcher Edinson Volquez Suspension

Edinson Volquez, pitcher on the Cincinnati Reds, was suspended for 50 days due to testing positive for drugs that help increase fertility. For those of you not aware of why this is an issue, substances like these are taken by athletes mainly to deal with side effects of steroid or PED (performance enhancing drugs) use... Read more »

Bad Call Is Sad End To Detroit Tigers Pitcher Armando Galarraga's "Perfect" Game

As a former gymnast, I am no stranger to the imperfections of “judging” what should happen, according to the rules, in an athletic competition. It is part and parcel of the subjectivity of the gymnastics arena, as well as in just about any sport you can imagine. I mean life is not always going to... Read more »