When Jose Canseco burst into the Major Leagues in the s, he changed the Juiced. Wild Times, Rampant ‘Roids, Smash Hits, and How Baseball Got Big. Former MLB All-Star Jose Canseco wrote the definitive story on steroids with his book, Juiced. But when he shared his personal story with. Find Juiced by Canseco, Jose at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers.
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Juiced by Jose Canseco. This book was told with great honesty. Then just 3 years later he was named the MVP.
Jose Canseco tells SI he wishes he never wrote ‘Juiced’
As he correctly points out in the book, Mark McGwire exhibited all of the same tell-tale signs of steroid use during the same period, but yet Mark was somehow untouchable while Jose was always fair game.
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I’m glad I never got around to writing a review for this back when I actually read it, because now I get to do it with the benefit of hindsight. Rate this book Clear rating 1 of 5 stars 2 of 5 stars 3 of 5 stars 4 of 5 stars 5 of 5 stars.
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Thank you for signing up! In response to this, Jose promised to write a tell-all book. It’s only a matter of time before an entire race of people are raised on steroids, and who knows what they’ll be able to accomplish?
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I kind of liked it. I was not disappointed in his openness about using steroids. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Hardback with dust jacket in good condition. He takes on racism in the game as well, and while he’s no Jim Bouton, he tells a solid story.
In McGwire finally admitted to having used steroids during his playing career. All he does is brag about himself the juiiced time.
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On August 1, uose, Palmeiro was suspended for 10 days by Major League Baseball after testing positive for steroids. I know a lot of people would pay to see thatthat he’s gotten less racist as he’s aged.
Juiced: Wild Times, Rampant ‘Roids, Smash Hits, and How Baseball Got Big
I would recommend this book to boys mostly because I really think you guys will like this book becaus My book juiced was totally a great book!! Other book that the reader could read if they cansevo Juiced would be: I feel weird saying that.
All that said, he still somehow manages to be a pretty likable goofball. It is made clear in the book that he does not think that steroids were the problem in the MLB, it was how the MLB handled it because before they started cracking down big time all the sudden when Jose stated people were just accepting it and not doing anything about it for years before. Canseco believes that steroids can not only improve the game of baseball, but also improve and lengthen lives, and more research needs to be done on the topic.
Aug 06, Nick Webb rated it did not like it Recommends it for: I have heard about the book because it was written by the pioneer of steroid use, Jose Canseco. The most trusted voice in sports delivered straight to your inbox. What can one say? The book will be a “clarification” of names that should’ve been mentioned in the Mitchell Report.
Apparently I put off reading this so long that it’s actually relevant again. Instead, Jose just whines about steroids and the state of the game all the while bragging that he was the one that brought baseball into the Steroid Era ; most the times it seems that he forgets what the purpose of the book is supposed to be and just focuses on what players cheated on their wives or what players are alcoholics and drug users. Sadly, he has a very negative outlook on life. Black Dog Books Published: It’s totally fun gossipy beach reading, in fact I read it on a beach in Puerto Rico, which may have improved my disposition toward it.
Jan 15, Mandy rated it did not like it.