The surprising truth about steroids in baseball Andy Andres October 29, 2007
Can Major League Baseball stop steroid use? Is it harmful to players? Does HGH make you stronger? Professor Andy Andres has some interesting answers to some of baseball’s most important off-season issues.
Andres has taught the Physiology of Human Athletic Performance at Harvard and Sabermetics baseball analysis at Tufts, giving him a unique perspective on the intersection of baseball and performance enhancing drugs.
In this conversation Andres debunks popular misconceptions about the limitations and repercussions of steroid use and offers a surprising conclusion about a popular alternative:
“When you look at the research, actually go to the science where they’ve done a designed study to see just the impact of HGH on getting stronger, there’s nothing there.”
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