Via an Alan Schwarz feature on ESPN.com on July 17, 2002:
“ As a fan, you don’t want to believe it. It’s surreal. My hero was Keith Hernandez. If you had said anything bad about Keith I would call you a liar. It tarnished the purity of the game. ”
— Alex Rodriguez on drug abuse in baseball during the mid-’80s
Then again, A-Rod was young, dumb and naïve when he said this, right?