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Thread: Robinson Cano suspended for PEDs

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    Quote Originally Posted by vdubmvp View Post
    He's so obnoxious.
    He's also not wrong.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Angrioter View Post
    old news here at DR


    He's using drugs since day one
    Hint: Most Are.

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    Voiding a players MLB contract, may get the players to stop using PED. Make them a FA at the teams request.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maico450 View Post
    Voiding a players MLB contract, may get the players to stop using PED. Make them a FA at the teams request.
    Giving teams $10s of millions in incentives for getting detectable banned substances into a sunk costís body seems like a bad idea.
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    Quirky thing about this is the Mariners kind of caught a break, in that Cano just broke his hand and had surgery yesterday, he was likely going to miss 60 games, regardless. Thing is if they did make the playoffs, he's ineligible.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maahfaace View Post
    Other than Andy Pettite, I can't think of another player who has.
    Pettitte might be the last guy that had openly confessed, lots of players before his time admitted to it, amphetamines, coke, etc...

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    Apparently Miggy knows that Cano didn't cheat.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brownie19 View Post
    Apparently Miggy knows that Cano didn't cheat.

    Ftfy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Spanky99 View Post
    Quirky thing about this is the Mariners kind of caught a break, in that Cano just broke his hand and had surgery yesterday, he was likely going to miss 60 games, regardless. Thing is if they did make the playoffs, he's ineligible.
    He was appealing the case. Once his hand was broke it became a pretty easy decision I would imagine to drop the appeal.

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    Quote Originally Posted by L54 View Post
    He was appealing the case. Once his hand was broke it became a pretty easy decision I would imagine to drop the appeal.
    I don't know about easy, as he doesn't draw a paycheck while being suspended. That's a considerable amount of money, plus a potential playoff share (however unlikely).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Abomination View Post
    I don't know about easy, as he doesn't draw a paycheck while being suspended. That's a considerable amount of money, plus a potential playoff share (however unlikely).
    So instead of $240M he's going to about $228M. Damn, I think we should start a fundraising campaign. I hope he can still send his kids to college and feed his family.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brownie19 View Post
    Hurl - what % of NBA and NHL athletes do you think are using PED's?
    Our oldest daughter in about 2005 said most of her highschool senior football players were on PEDS!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Virgil_Hiltz View Post
    Our oldest daughter in about 2005 said most of her highschool senior football players were on PEDS!
    that was the case on my high school football team in the 1980's
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    The only thing furosemide is used for (medically) is heart failure, fluid-buildup (due to liver/kidney failure or end-stage disease) and rarely, if ever, for hypertension. Since I doubt with the first two conditions, he would be able to play, it would be high blood pressure for which there are many better drugs (first-line).

    So... hm.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Solaxys View Post
    The only thing furosemide is used for (medically) is heart failure, fluid-buildup (due to liver/kidney failure or end-stage disease) and rarely, if ever, for hypertension. Since I doubt with the first two conditions, he would be able to play, it would be high blood pressure for which there are many better drugs (first-line).

    So... hm.

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    Regardless...no MLB player should take anything without filing a TUE. There is zero medical reason that is a legit excuse for this.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BTS View Post
    It would be refreshing to see a player own it for once.
    BTS, meet Wellington Castillo.

    Now watch it be ignored as a one off, cause it's only Wellington Castillo
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