Former MLBer Robert Fick admits to steroid use

Robert Fick has first-hand knowledge of baseball's PED problem. (USATSI)
Robert Fick has first-hand knowledge of baseball's PED problem. (USATSI)

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Some highlights from a recent episode of Good Day L.A., which is a show that some people may in fact watch ...

  • Former major-leaguer Robert Fick (Robert Fick!) admits to using steroids twice during his playing days in an effort to recover from shoulder injuries.
  • Fick estimates that these days MLB, thanks to its rigorous testing policies, is about 90-percent clean.
  • The dear, departed Tiger Stadium is quite possibly known as "Tiger Park" throughout the entirety of the Los Angeles metropolitan area.

If you're interested in seeing for yourself, here's the link to the video.

Fick spent parts of 10 seasons with the Tigers, Braves, (Devil) Rays, Padres and Nationals. He was an All-Star in 2002.

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Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for FOXSports.com and ESPN.com. A member of the BBWAA, He's the author of three books, the most recent being... Full Bio

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