'Best of' Columns
December 8, 2007
With all of the attention being paid to steroids and HGH, one of the hottest performance-enhancing substances in sports is being overlooked, even though its use is at epidemic proportions.
The chip. Specifically, the chip on the shoulder.
Apparently, the chip on th...
August 11, 2007
FREDERICK, Md. -- Potomac Nationals first baseman Brett McMillan sat by himself in a hotel room at the Frederick Comfort Inn and watched Barry Bonds, after breaking Hank Aaron's home run record, raise his arms to the sky in honor of his late father.
It was an emotion...
July 11, 2007
SAN FRANCISCO -- This city is still trying to figure out a way to call Willie Mays its own, but it remains a love affair without intimacy.
Mays played 15 of his 22 major league seasons here, but it was New York where he began his career in 1951, where he ended it in...