Former Yankee, got a nice little connect going. Check!
All of a sudden having an awesome season. Check!
.... Hrmmm. Crazy news though.
There's a stunner. His career OPS+ with NY was 86, with the Braves it was 83. Suddenly in the last two years it's 121 and 158. Only shocker is why it took MLB two years to catch him.
Not to pick on this particular quote, and I definitely don't know your stance on PED's and whether they help performance, but I'm just using it as a jump-off ...
Can someone clarify to me what point the subset of bloggers/writers/whoever who don't believe that PED's actually improve performance is? Because the Keith Law's and the David Shoenwhateverhisname is's of the world, I thought they were adamant that it didn't help. I could also be entirely mis-representing their sentiment or what point is actually being made.
EDIT: Or to put it this succinctly:
Yet steroids do not help player performance right?
Edited by HillysLastWalk, 15 August 2012 - 02:11 PM.