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Lloyd Christmas wrote:Just imagine how many more HR's Ruth would have hit if he was on steroids. Bonds can only fantasize about being the hitter that the Babe was. Babe just needed a beer and a steak to hit homers, not the juice that Bonds is obviously using.
Bonds is the games ultimate JACKASS to make comments like that. He never was, nor will he ever be, half the player that Ruth, Mays, Williams, or any of the other baseball greats. None of them had to cheat to get results.
Arlo wrote:The year Ruth hit 60, 32 of his home runs came on the road; the year he hit 59, 32 were on the road. Both are still AL records, I believe.
So your saying that it isn't cheating when players use performance enhancing drugs, since they're not illegal yet. IMO, this argument is absurd. If Ruth used a corked bat (which I doubt he did), then he did use a form of cheating. He was able to gain an unfair advantage over other players. Maybe it's not even about cheating or not. It's about right and wrong, and what Ruth did (if he did it) was wrong, and he knew it.
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