John Rocker: Steroids make baseball a ‘better game’
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Jul 10, 2013
Later in the interview, Rocker admitted that steroids helped him recover on the second and third straight day. Rocker told a Cleveland radio station this week that performance-enhancing drugs made Major League Baseball "more entertaining" during the Steroids Era. John Rocker: A voice of reason above the hysteria. In his day, Rocker says, guys did performance-enhancing drugs to "almost keep up with the Joneses" . With MLB threatening in June, and then re-threatening this week to suspend perhaps 20 players in the Biogenesis fiasco, it seems like a good time to sit ourselves down, take a breath and let crazy ol' John Rocker give some #realtalk: "At the end of the day when people are paying their $80, $120 whatever it may be, to buy their ticket and come watch that game, it's almost like the circus is in town," he said.