fbpx
Your source for the latest health, disability and Insurance news and tips

Steroid and Other Performance Enhancing Drug Use in Major League Baseball | DarrasLaw Podcast

With Major League Baseball playoffs now in full swing, Gary Poszik of Health, Wealth and Happiness, along with Frank Darras – the nation’s top disability attorney – take a step back to discuss steroids and the use of other performance enhancing drug and its effects on the game.

Darras pulls back the curtain to explain some of the disability issues that are involved in the Alex Rodriguez story. To date, 99 players have been charged with the use of a performance enhancing drugs by Major League Baseball. Many of those charged are some of the best and most gifted players of this era.

As we know, Major League Baseball is steeped in tradition, with a history that goes back as far as the 1800s. This historical perspective is evident in the references and statistical comparisons that are often made during baseball games. However, since performance enhancing drugs like steroids have influenced the modern era of baseball it gets more difficult to compare the modern slugger to legendary players that played without the aid of substances.

What You’ll Learn in this Episode:

  • Penalties for performance enhancing drug use in Major League Baseball
  • The potential ramifications and outcomes of the developing Alex Rodriguez story
  • How the MLB is struggling to figure out what to do with “Steroid-era” super stars
  • Players like Pete Rose that have been blocked from the Hall of Fame due to off field decisions
  • The far-reaching effects of drug use penalties in the MLB

This episode of approximately 28 minutes in length.

Connect With Frank Darras

Searching for more episodes of the DarrasLaw podcast? Click here to view the full list. Also don’t forget to follow Frank Darras on social media, including Google+, Facebook, and Twitter.

See you next Friday for another episode of the DarrasLaw Podcast.

Our Promise To Our Clients:

  • FREE: Consultations and Insurance Case Evaluations Are Always Free
  • UNDERSTANDING: We understand how you feel. Our clients are often at the very bottom of their life, feeling emotionally, physically, and financially exhausted.
  • PASSIONATE PEOPLE: Our expert Attorneys and Dedicated Staff Love The Work We Do. We are Compassionate, Caring, and Results Driven.
  • UNPARALLELED RESOURCES: We will not be bullied or outspent by billion-dollar insurance companies or their army of lawyers. 
  • RESPECTED: We have fought and won the respect of every disability and Long-term care insurance carrier for our policyholders.
  • RESULTS: Frank Darras and his firms have recovered nearly a $1 billion dollars in wrongfully denied insurance benefits to date, and we put that proven track record to work for you and your family.

DarrasLaw is Americas' most honored and decorated disability litigation firm in the country. Mr. Darras has seen more, evaluated more, litigated more, and resolved more individual and group long term disability and long-term care cases than any other lawyer in the United States.

Request a Free, Confidential Case Review.
Skip to content