Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Tuesday, August 28, 2012

ESPN: Bans didn’t surprise Brian Cashman

Colon, 39, played for the Yankees last season. After only pitching in 257 innings the previous five years—and not pitching at all in 2010—Colon came to camp with his old 90-plus mph fastball in 2011. Before that season, Colon had unique surgery on his elbow in the Dominican Republic in which stem cell and fat-bone marrow were used.

fat bone marrow—impressive achievment

Pasta-diving Jeter (jmac66) Posted: August 28, 2012 at 10:14 PM | 7 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: steroids, yankees

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Dingbat_Charlie Posted: August 28, 2012 at 11:25 PM (#4220811)
Sounds delicious.
   2. Bhaakon Posted: August 28, 2012 at 11:37 PM (#4220816)
Colon injected with fat bone marrow, someone call Andrew Zimmern!
   3. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: August 29, 2012 at 12:03 AM (#4220827)
Don't say anything bad about enhanced Colon, it saved my marriage.
   4. AJMcCringleberry Posted: August 29, 2012 at 03:11 AM (#4220887)
Is there anything about Colon that isn't fat?
   5. DKDC Posted: August 29, 2012 at 07:25 AM (#4220904)
Headline should be:
Yankees employed players they suspected of steroid use
   6. ??'s Biggest Fan! Posted: August 29, 2012 at 08:44 AM (#4220943)
Yankees employed players they suspected of steroid use

I wonder how the posters on this site would react should the Yankees decided to not sign a player based on nothing more than suspicions and innuendoes? I'm sure they would look upon that kindly and think the Yankees were altruistic in their intentions.
   7. There are a lot of good people in alt-Shooty Posted: August 29, 2012 at 08:53 AM (#4220952)
I wonder how the posters on this site would react should the Yankees decided to not sign a player based on nothing more than suspicions and innuendoes?

How would we ever know they did this unless Cashman inexplicably shot his mouth off about it?

Oh, yeah. Never mind!

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
The Ghost of Sox Fans Past
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOTP 15 January 2018:Mississippi's anti-gay marriage law is hurting two college baseball teams
(1320 - 2:26am, Jan 19)
Last: The Yankee Clapper

NewsblogWhat Is Baseball’s Equivalent of the Vikings’ Miraculous Victory?
(69 - 2:16am, Jan 19)
Last: An Athletic in Powderhorn™

NewsblogRyan Thibs has his HOF Ballot Tracker Up and Running!
(1523 - 1:48am, Jan 19)
Last: The Ghost of Logan Schafer

NewsblogOT - NBA 2017-2018 Tip-off Thread
(2686 - 12:04am, Jan 19)
Last: tshipman

NewsblogChristian Yelich can only blame himself for Jeter entanglement | New York Post
(61 - 11:52pm, Jan 18)
Last: Ziggy: The Platonic Form of Russell Branyan

NewsblogRubbing Mud: The Evidence of Price Fixing We Have So Far - Baseball Prospectus
(23 - 11:33pm, Jan 18)
Last: Zonk, Genius of the Stables

NewsblogComparing a Player Outside His Era | Articles | Bill James Online
(6 - 10:23pm, Jan 18)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 1-18-2018
(12 - 9:30pm, Jan 18)
Last: Mike Webber

NewsblogAndruw of Center Field
(189 - 9:28pm, Jan 18)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 1-17-2018
(9 - 9:14pm, Jan 18)
Last: RMc's Unenviable Situation

NewsblogThe Current MLB Free Agent Market - Perception vs Reality? | Jays From The Couch
(8 - 7:46pm, Jan 18)
Last: 6 - 4 - 3

NewsblogHere's why baseball's economic system might be broken
(66 - 7:28pm, Jan 18)
Last: Zach

NewsblogTaking Back the Ballparks - Kansas City Royals
(9 - 6:57pm, Jan 18)
Last: Zach

NewsblogFrancisco Mejia leads top catching prospects
(26 - 5:29pm, Jan 18)
Last: bfan

NewsblogDebating the Mets' Signing of Adrian Gonzalez With Myself
(4 - 4:34pm, Jan 18)
Last: 6 - 4 - 3

Page rendered in 0.2812 seconds
47 querie(s) executed