After his playing days were finished, Ryan Leaf became addicted to opioids and his life spiraled out of control until he was eventually imprisoned for burglary, theft and drug charges. He has since gained recovery from his addiction and travels the country speaking to communities about his story. He has also started a foundation to help those who are willing but cannot afford to get the treatment they desire.
MIAMI (AP) — Florida authorities say Miami Marlins star Jose Fernandez was likely operating a speeding boat when it crashed into a jetty, killing him and two other men.
A Florida Fish and Wildlife report released Thursday included a chart listing the "probable seating location of occupants" from evidence collected while investigating the crash off Miami Beach...
On Sept. 5, Ron Washington, then manager of the Texas Rangers baseball club, abruptly resigned his position with the team without citing a reason. Many speculated that he had "fallen off the wagon" as he previously had admitted to battling abuse of cocaine...
The American League East Division-leading Baltimore Orioles' playoff hopes took a major hit today when power-hitting slugger Chris Davis was levied a 25-game suspension by MLB for testing positive for the drug Adderall.
In a comical and ironic twist, a 1987 Donruss baseball card of notorious steroid abuser Barry Bonds has surfaced and is being auctioned off on E-bay for $100,000.
What makes this card have such perceived value? Probably because of the inscription Bonds scrawled above his John Hancock.