Chapter[ Appendices ]
Section[ Appendix C - Media Articles Before August 1998 ]
Appendix C - Media Articles Before August 1998
Mike Downey, Are these Guys Sluggers, or Just Lucky Swingers,
L.A. Times, July 1, 1987, at Sports 1.
Neil Hohlfeld, Glance at Mets Impressed Lanier,
Hous. Chron., May 8, 1988, at 12.
Jeff Gordon, Officials Laud Johnson’s Ouster Move May Aid Sports’ Fight vs. Drug Use,
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Sept. 28, 1988, at D7.
Dennis Brackin, Big Buildup Canseco Denies Charge He Used Steroids,
Minneapolis St. Paul Star-Tribune, Sept. 30, 1988, at C1.
Bud Geracie, Major Leagues Plan No Probe of Canseco Over Steroid Charge,
San Jose Mercury News, Sept. 30, 1988, at E8.
Susan Fornoff, Canseco Denies Use of Steroids, A’s Slugger May Take Action Against
Sacramento Bee, Sept. 30, 1988, at C3.
Ken Rodriguez and Jorge Ortiz, Canseco Denies Using Steroids,
Miami Herald, Sept. 30, 1988, at D1.
Annette John-Hall, Canseco Stops Talking on Steroid Issue,
San Jose Mercury News, Oct. 1, 1988, at E9.
Report That He Used Steroids Denied by Athletics’ Canseco,
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Oct. 1, 1988, at C3.
Bill Sullivan, Baseball Playoffs ‘88 Canseco Puts Steroid Taunts in Fans’ Face,
Hous. Chron., Oct. 6, 1988, at Sports 8.
Peter Gammons, Socking it to the Red Sox, With an All-Around Performance Worthy of the A's of
the 1970s, Oakland Beat Boston for the Pennant in Four Straight, Sports Illustrated,
Oct. 17, 1988, at 34.
Michael Janofsky with Peter Alfano, Steroids in Sports – Last of Five Articles. Victory at Any
Cost: Drug Pressure Growing, N.Y. Times, Nov. 21, 1988, at A1.
David Bush, Steroids Found on Canseco’s Friend Incident at Detroit Airport,
S.F. Chron., Mar. 22, 1989, at D19.
John Castine, Friend Says He Pleaded Guilty to Protect A’s Canseco,
New Orleans Times Picayune, Mar. 22, 1989, at C10.
C.W. Nevius, Thank You, Ben Johnson,
S.F. Chron., Mar. 24, 1989, at D1.
Rich Lorenz (compiled from wire reports), 1989 Spring Training Report, National League,
Chicago Tribune, Mar. 31, 1989, at Sports 5.
Tracy Ringolsby, This Fan Happens to Be Boss – Giamatti Will Bring a Fresh Perspective,
L.A. Daily News, Apr. 2, 1989, at Sports 14.
Phil Hersh, In End, Rose Not Bigger than Baseball,
Chicago Tribune, Aug. 25, 1989, at 1.
Ray Ratto, Opponents Sense Giants Out-of-Kilter Rosen, Craig Suddenly Have Been Forced to
Patch Roster with Bodies from the Waiver Wire National League Notebook, S.F. Chron.,
Apr. 17, 1990, at D3.
Dan Bostrom, Dykstra's 4-For-4 Leads Phils to Win Over Cards,
The Morning Call (Allentown, PA), Apr. 16, 1990, at C1.
Rick Hummel, Cox Hopes to Be Back in Month…Says 25 Starts Are Possible This Season,
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Apr. 16, 1990, at C4.
Stan Hochman, Thomas: Blame Union, Not Phils,
Phil. Daily News, Mar. 16, 1991, at 45.
Bob Hertzel, Bell Unselfish, and It Cost Him,
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Feb. 23, 1992, at C6.
Gene Collier, Baseball’s Field May Not Be Level,
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Mar. 22, 1992, at C1.
Peter Gammons, They’ve Met Disappointment,
Boston Globe, Aug. 16, 1992, at Sports 4.
David Cunningham, More Than a Few Make Much Ado Over Voodoo,
Long Breach Press – Telegram, June 28, 1993, at E3.
David Cunningham, Biggest Strike May Be Called in Pennant Stretch,
Long Breach Press – Telegram, Aug. 2, 1993, at D3.
Ross Newhan, In Your Face If Not Your Hair,
L.A. Times, Mar. 20, 1994, at Sports 3.
Bob Nightengale, Herzog Says Corked Bats Are Common,
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, July 24, 1994, at F7.
Bill Conlin, Harness Card Beats the Rain,
Sacramento Bee, June 18, 1995, at C2.
Bob Nightengale, Baseball Still Doesn’t Get It,
Palm Beach Post, July 2, 1995, at C13.
Mike Barnicle, Stop Whining; This Is The Year,
Boston Globe, July 4, 1995, at Metro 13.
Bob Nightengale, Steroids Become an Issue; Baseball: Many Fear Performance-Enhancing
Drugs Is Becoming Prevalent and Believe Something Must Be Done,
L.A. Times, July 15, 1995, at C1.
Bob Nightengale, Steroids in Baseball? Say It Ain’t So, Bud,
Sporting News, July 24, 1995, at 16.
Mark Kriegel, On the Mark, N.Y. Daily News, July 23, 1995, at 46.
Will McDonough, Earth to Iafrate: Come in, Please,
Boston Globe, Sept. 9, 1995, at 21.
Bob Klapisch, Yanks Look to Boggs to Fill Clubhouse Void,
New Jersey Record, Mar. 24, 1996, at Sports 6.
Ross Newman, Pitchers Hit the Showers in April,
L.A. Times, May 5, 1996, at Sports 10.
Peter Gammons, Throwing Caution, Boston Globe, May 12, 1996 at 52.
Steve Marantz, Addiction By Distraction, Sporting News, May 27, 1996, at 10.
Ken Rosenthal, Belle-Anderson HR Pursuit Study in Crushing Contrasts,
Balt. Sun, May 31, 1996, at Sports 1.
Mark Kreider, Whatever Happened to the Inside Strike?,
Sacramento Bee, June 2, 1996, at C1.
Ron Cook, Slam Dance, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, June 9, 1996, at D3.
John Harper, Broken-Down Nails Near End?,
N.Y. Daily News June 21, 1996, at 96.
Alan Truex, Reds Can Set an Example,
Hous. Chron., June 23, 1996, at Sports 10.
Jack O’Connell, Leave It to Gooden to Embellish Things,
Hartford Courant, June 23, 1996, at E10.
Will McDonough, Boston Clubs No Bargain,
Boston Globe, July 13, 1996, at 23.
Bob Ryan, Baseball ’96 Full of Big Shots,
Boston Globe, Aug. 22, 1996, at D1.
Mark Kriegel, On the Mark Being Green Sure Ain’t Easy,
N.Y. Daily News, Aug. 23, 1996, at 75.
Frank Fitzpatrick, Ghosts of Maris Fail to Haunt McGwire “I Don’t Concern Myself With What-
Ifs,” the Mellow 6-Foot-5 Athletic Says, Philadelphia Inquirer, Aug. 25, 1996, at C2.
Jerry Crasnick, Power Surge Electrified Fans, Shocked Pitchers,
Denver Post, Sept. 29, 1996, at C16.
Scott Olster, Alderson Should Be the Commish,
S.F. Chron., Oct. 4, 1996, at D1.
Bob Nightengale, Bonds and Belle Will Cash in on Being Bad Boys,
Sporting News, Nov. 11, 1996, at 35.
Barry Johnson, Baseball’s Past Is Still a Good Fit,
The Oregonian, Dec. 23, 1996, at C1.
Bob Nightengale, Commentary Belle is the Victim Now, and You Can Bet on It,
L.A. Times, Feb. 23, 1997, at Sports 1.
Bob Nightengale, Baseball Daily Report Dodgers,
L.A. Times, Feb. 26, 1997, at Sports 5.
Bob Nightengale, Pride, Talent Lacking Baseball Comebacks Are Troubling Trend,
Contra Costa Times, Feb. 28, 1997, at D6.
Rick Hummel, New Heart Surpasses Series Dingers,
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Mar. 2, 1997, at F8.
Peter Gammons, Birds Have Feathered Their Nest,
Boston Globe, Mar. 2, 1997, at C8.
Bob Molinaro, Steroid Alert: Some Might Be Corking Their Biceps,
Virginia Plot and Ledger-Star, Mar. 7, 1997, at C1.
Dan O’Neill, Eye Openers, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Mar. 8, 1997, at Sports 5.
Alan Truex, Despite His Form, Galante Fit Role of Manager to a T,
Hous. Chron., Mar. 9, 1997, at Sports 9.
Bob Nightengale, Baseball Is One Industry Badly in Need of a CEO,
Sporting News, Mar. 24, 1997, at 22.
John Steigerwald, Lemieux’s Way Out, Mario Just Got Tired of Waiting for NHL to Open Up
Game, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Mar. 29, 1997, at C3.
Michael Bamberger and Don Yaeger, Over the Edge Aware that Drug Testing Is a Sham,
Athletes to Rely More Than Ever on Banned Performance Enhancers,
Sports Illustrated, Apr. 14, 1997, at 60.
Ted Silary, Lieberthal Grows into His Strong Start,
Phil. Daily News, May 2, 1997, at 114.
Jim Reeves, Sierra Added Muscle, Lost Great Career,
Fort Worth Star – Telegram, May 8, 1997, at Sports 1.
Ross Newhan, The Best Star of Stars, L.A. Times, July 8, 1997, at Sports 1.
Jerry Crasnick, Get a Load of This! Baseball Players are Taking a Powder – Creatine, Which is
Becoming as Much a Part of Strength Training as Barbells and Free Weights,
Denver Post, July 28, 1997, at D1.
Tracy Ringolsby with Jim Bowden and Alan Meersand, Drug Policy Skirts the Issue, Should
Baseball Test for Steroids?, Denver Rocky Mountain News, Aug. 28, 1997, at C10.
Ian Thompson, He’d Raise a Bunion on Their Squash Onion Vantage Point,
Int’l Herald Tribune, Sept. 13, 1997, at Sports 20
Debbie Arrington, Muscles Built through the Lab; Bodybuilding: Pros Spend Thousands on
Steroids, but Sport Hopes to Begin Testing, Long Beach Press-Telegram, Sept. 16, 1997,
Dwight James, Slaney Never Will Be Free of Suspicion, The Oregonian, Sept. 17, 1997, at D1.
Mark Shields, Babe Ruth Proved Why Darwin Was Wrong about Baseball,
Mobile Register, Oct. 6, 1997, at A6.
Randy Harvey, The Inside Track, Richmond Would Provide More Than Just Scoring,
L.A. Times, Nov. 4, 1997, at 2.
Peter Gammons, Time for Owners to Show Resolve, Boston Globe, Jan. 4, 1998, at F9.
Tom Verducci, Mark McGwire the Most Powerful Slugger in Baseball Talks about Sending 61,
Changing Leagues, Helping Children, and Hitting His Prime, Sports Illustrated, Mar. 11,
1998, at 18.
Tom Keegan, Bombers Turn into Men of Steel, N.Y. Post, Apr. 12, 1998, at 93.
Bill Chastain, Welcome to the Big Leagues, Tampa Tribune, Apr. 29, 1998, at 1.
Todd Jones, Using Drugs Same as Deal with Devil,
Birmingham News, May 31, 1998, at Sports 11.
Mike Lefkow, Whether McGwire Likes It or Not, the Baseball World Can’t Take Its Eyes Off His
Mammoth Blasts as He Pursues a Hallowed Record, Contra Costa Times, June 28, 2998,
Patrick Reusse, Juan Gonzalez’s 101 RBI Have Put Him on Pace to Break Hack Wilson’s 68Year-
Old Record and Have Made Him the Talk of the All-Star Game,
Minneapolis St. Paul Star Tribune, July 7, 1998, at C1.
Joel Stein, The Fun Is Back, Time, July 27, 1998, at 40.
Alan Truex, The Creatine Craze / Steroids Mortgage Future for Muscles, Glory,
Hous. Chron., Aug. 11, 1998, at A1.
Steve Wilstein, Sports Spotlight: Home-Run Derby / ROGER THAT / Legendary Season Grows
with Every Prodigious Clout, Hous. Chron., Aug. 16, 1998, at Sports 1.