Thought this was an interesting story.
Though I certainly do not condone the recent steroid use, I'm not so naive as to think that it (or something like it) is only a recent
Performance enhancing drugs are nothing new, though there may be new performance enhancing drugs. What is relatively recent is (i) appreciation for and commitment to strength training; and (ii) expressed desire to rid the game of these drugs. Obviously a lot of other things come into play, but these two factors have certainly served to help highlight the role of drugs in ALL sports - baseball included.
Something to keep in mind the next time you hear someone call for any asterisks to be placed in the record book ...
"The game has a cleanness. If you do a good job, the numbers say so. You don't have to ask anyone or play politics. You don't have to wait for the reviews." - Sandy Koufax