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Saturday, January 19, 2013

Read This Comic: Baseball Superstars, Jose Canseco

Author Mitzuko Herrera sounds like a Front Page Sports: Baseball generated player.

Long before the reality shows, body switching, celebrity fights, and mayoral campaigns,  there was simply Jose Canseco: professional baseball masher and suspected steroid user. Let’s take a walk down memory lane, shall we, with the “unauthorized and proud of it” issue of Baseball Superstars Comics: Jose Canseco. 

The District Attorney Posted: January 19, 2013 at 07:51 PM | 1 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: athletics, history, jose canseco

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   1. John Northey Posted: January 21, 2013 at 07:49 AM (#4351660)
Heh. Lots of fun. Also a reminder of how the steroids issue was known in the late 1980's but writers ignored it until the 2000's.

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