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Rangers Blindly Accept Washington's Explanation

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Of all the hard-to-believe whoppers baseball lobs at its fans vis-à-vis drug use, Ron Washington’s explanation of his positive cocaine test set a new standard on the BS meter. The Texas Rangers manager said Wednesday he took the cripplingly addictive drug one time last year, at age 57 no less, and just happened to have the misfortune of running into a Major League Baseball-mandated drug test in the days thereafter.

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