What should be instructive for the media in planning future exposes is that one player (it could be anyone but happened to be Bonds)
(NY Times on the news about Ortiz and Ramirez): "Five others have been tied to positive tests from
that year: Barry Bonds
, Alex Rodriguez
, Sammy Sosa
, Jason Grimsley and David Segui.
- although federal agents seized his 2003 sample and
"Ortiz and Ramirez said to be on '03 Doping List," NY Times, by Michael S. Schmidt
"The players union issued a statement, saying it could not comment on the matter.
Donald M. Fehr, the union’s executive director, said in the statement.
The NY Times saves the most interesting piece of the story until the last sentence:
- P.S. From the same article:
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