When I decided to pen yesterday’s piece about Travis Hafner and his comments denying steroid use, I never thought it would create such a firestorm of chatter. Some of you agreed with my opinions, some of you called me out for slandering Pronk. To all of those who question my motives, let me defend myself.
I wrote this column as nothing more than my opinion to Hafner coming forward, without being directly questioned by the media, and saying he had never taken steroids. While I am of the opinion that Hafner at one point or another may have taken some sort of performance enhancing substance, I never once called it a fact. I am not the first, and certainly won’t be the last, who have pointed a dirty finger at Pronk. [Read more...]