Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Time for Major League Baseball to move past "Steroid Era"

It's the story that just won't go away.

Any time Major League Baseball is mentioned, there seems to be a sub-conversation about the so-called steroid era.

On Wednesday, the Hall of Fame announced it's three newest members, Greg Maddux, his teammate Tom Glavine and slugger Frank Thomas. None of the three were controversial picks. The numbers that they possessed left them as easy decisions for induction.

With that in mind, the story turned quickly from who got in and what they had accomplished, to the familiar, if not tired story, of who didn't get voted for and why.