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 Canseco, Jose
He told the New York Daily News that he thought Canseco didn’t have a book in the material he gave him. Sign Up for our Newsletter Don’t get stuck on the sidelines!
Jul 02, Katie rated it it was ok Shelves: And the ticket for this ride? The title JUICED refers to both the fast-paced lifestyle that he engaged in as well as the secret substance that helped Canseco and others become a new breed of performance-enhanced super-players who set new records.
Jose Canseco tells SI he wishes he never wrote ‘Juiced’
Zip Code Please enter zip code or country for newsletter signup. Description text copyright www. My book juiced was totally a great book!!
Obviously, I read this way after canaeco time, but I found this disappointing and much less interesting than I expected.
Umpires get a whole chapter, and it is not favorable. I’ve made similar points to the ones made in this book about racism in the baseball press, particularly with regards to the steroids non issue. 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. Jose and Ozzie reportedly participated, but I never saw them, so my copy remains un-autographed.
Surprisingly entertaining and fun, especially considering the subject matter. Sep 17, Moira rated it it was ok Shelves: Email Address Enter valid email address. At the time, people came out of the woodwork to call him a liar, but in the wave of congressional hearings and positive steroid tests that followed, Canseco turned out to be right on just about every single count. Timeline of Major League Baseball History of team nicknames Dead-ball era Live-ball era Golden age of baseball Defunct and relocated teams Relocation of the s—60s Expansion The challenge is to find a top player who hasn’t.
Russell Books Ltd Condition: Afraid of electricity, or of splitting the atom. Read this in about two hours flying home from a softball tournament in Las Vegas. Once they successfully got out of Cuba they lived in Miami Florida where Jose and his Brother went to high school.
Canseco, the pioneer and Godfather of steriod use in the MLB does a good job enumerating the benefits of steroids and growth hormone for the person who knows how to use them in a controlled, responsible way. Signed by Canseco a beautiful first printing.
Commentary: Why Jose Canseco Really Regrets ‘Juiced’ | Only A Game
I would recommend this book to boys mostly because I really think you guys will like this book because it’s totally awesome. I forced myself to read Moneyball despite my bitter, painful, deep-seated hatred of the A’s, specifically t Warning: Published February 28th by It Books first published This review has been hidden because it contains spoilers.
About A-Rod and everything. Aug canaeco, Nick Webb rated it did not like it Recommends it for: I loved this book it was about the baseball career of Jose Canseco.
All this combined with lifting turned him into the hitting beast he was in the pros. I have heard about the book because it was juicev by the pioneer of steroid use, Jose Canseco.
Sign In Register Help Cart. I think that steroid use should not be allowed because it makes the game unpure.