Essential Pittsburgh
2:10 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Bob Dvorchak on Steroids in Baseball

Bob Dvorchak
Credit Bob Dvorchak / Sports n'at

Professional sports have an extensive history with performance enhancing drugs. From a mandatory training supplement to a pill that can lead to professional suspension, steroids have always been prevalent. But each sport has dealt with users differently. Bob Dvorchak, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Sports Writer Emeritus, says while major sports are implementing tough drug tests and punishments for users, steroids won’t be out of the athletic scene any time soon.

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3:44 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

High School Athletic Associations Examine Steroid Rules

The Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) has begun to review its policies on performance-enhancing drugs (PED) after several of its athletes were connected to a steroid scandal that led to the suspensions of 13 Major League Baseball players.

Now schools across the country could begin to follow suit.

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