Showing posts with category "steroids"

PEDs and Quality of Competition

In a recent TSE post, Brian writes:

August 11, 2022
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general

Why MLBPA Slow to Protect Non-Users?

Milwaukee Brewer Ryan Braun surpised the baseball world this week by admitting his use of steroids and accepting a suspension.  Of course, after failing a

August 12, 2022
tags
mlb

Steroid Publicity & Hall Voting

Whatever readers and contributors to TSE think about publicity given to MLB steroid use, it continues to hammer the chances of Hall of Fame inductions for an

August 14, 2022
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mlb

Is Steroid Use in Baseball a Positive-Sum Game?

I don't like pitchers' duels in baseball. I like to see high-scoring games. Low-scoring games remind me too much of all the things I didn't like about

August 9, 2022
tags
game theory

Aggressive & Passive Responses to Doping

A Yahoo! Sports headline and associated summary regarding the Tour on Monday headline reads, Sastre Wins Doping-Scarred Tour de France. Setting aside moral

August 14, 2022
tags
cycling

Fans Care about PED Use -- Sometimes

What spurred the public's negative view of the use of PEDs?  Why have MLB and pro cycling received much more attention than the NFL?  Some would say fans

August 17, 2022
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cycling