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In The News
July 27th, 2013

Albergotti On Armstrong: Doping Defense Has ‘Chutzpah’

Facing a federal lawsuit, Lance Armstrong now claims that the Postal Service should have known he was doping, despite all of his denials to the contrary. Got that? Reed Albergotti of the Wall Street Journal helps Bill make sense of the latest court filings.

In The News
July 27th, 2013

Biogenesis Blues: Braun Suspended, A-Rod Speculation Swirls

Major League Baseball suspended Milwaukee slugger Ryan Braun for 65 games Monday for his ties to Biogenesis, a Florida clinic that allegedly distributed performance-enhancing drugs. Sports Illustrated writer Michael Rosenberg has some issues with Braun’s apology–or lack thereof.

Commentary
July 24th, 2013

Lessons Children Can Learn

Bill Littlefield has long been of the opinion that athletes make poor role models. But, recent off-field events involving steroids, robbery and barking at dogs have convinced him that children have much to learn from star athletes.

Feature
July 20th, 2013
By David Sommerstein

Hall Of Fame, Cooperstown Prepare For Induction Ceremony Without Living Players

None of this year’s inductees to the Baseball Hall of Fame are still alive. How will Cooperstown handle a ceremony that’s light on living star power because of Steroids Era backlash? David Sommerstein of of North Country Public Radio has our story.

Interview
June 8th, 2013

Predicting The Fallout From The MLB’s Latest PED Scandal

Mike Fish was part of the Outside the Lines reporting team that broke the news about Major League Baseball’s plans to suspend players linked to a South Florida supplement provider. Fish joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the scandal.

Rhymes With Bill
June 8th, 2013

Steroids Again An Issue For Major League Baseball

With 20 Major League Baseball players reportedly caught up in the latest doping scandal, Bill Littlefield takes a look at the sport’s history of performance enhancing drugs.

Interview
February 23rd, 2013

Tim Kurkjian Previews The 2013 MLB Season

With Spring Training getting underway and Opening Day just over a month away, ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the upcoming MLB season.

In The News
February 9th, 2013

Fallout From MLB’s New PED Scandal Continues

This week, a report linked Milwaukee Brewers slugger Ryan Braun to a controversial clinic in South Florida. Braun issued a statement saying his lawyers consulted with Biogenesis about his successful appeal of a suspension for steroid use. CBSSports.com baseball columnist Danny Knobler joins Bill Littlefield to discuss the ongoing fallout.

Commentary
February 6th, 2013

The Excess of Alex Rodriguez

Yankees star Alex Rodriguez may have been using as many as 19 different products over the past several years. Bill Littlefield attempts to put the excess in perspective.

In Depth
January 19th, 2013

Armstrong’s Confession And The Future Of American Cycling

Lance Armstrong has confessed to Oprah, and those who promote American cycling are left to clean up the mess. Only A Game’s Karen Given has our story.

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