Price for Bowers' Honesty May Be Prison


There are always explanations from these poor athletes in trouble, even the worst kind of trouble, the kind facing an accused murderer named Oscar Pistorius in South Africa, all the way down to some of these baseball players with their tortured explanations of how their names ended up in the books of a two-bit “biochemist” and anti-aging specialist named Anthony Bosch. They all have a story to tell when they are caught. Do they ever.

The king of tall tales, at least for the time being, remains The Rocket himself, Roger Clemens, who now says he barely knew his great and good old friend Mindy McCready, whose life ended young the other day.

“The few times I had met her and her manager/agent they were extremely nice,” Clemens said when he heard McCready was dead...

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