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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All he does is brag about himself the whole time. Thank you for signing up! Basic Info First Name. 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?
Jose Canseco tells SI he wishes he never wrote ‘Juiced’
Even when this book came out, and the howls of derision from sports journalists on the back pages and ESPN talking head shows about its existence and veracity were loudest, there was always the hunch that Jose Canseco, the one person probably more responsible than any other for making steroids popular among the players of his era, knew where an awful lot of the bodies were buried.
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Canseco shattered the mold of the out-of-shape baseball player and ushered in a new era of superathletes who looked like bodybuilders, made outrageous salaries, and enjoyed rock-star lifestyles. I would argue, baseball is in desperate need for a single or a few star entertainers that can best represent all aspects of what baseball is – thus, Canseco was absolutely correct to how the next decade would shape up!
P-Town Book Sales Condition: Open Preview See a Problem? Shows you a completely different side of he baseball world. So at first when this book came out I was like, no way am I reading that!? New York, New York, U.
Signed by Author s. The Last ShotCanseco said he “regrets mentioning players [as steroid users].
Juiced: Wild Times, Rampant ‘Roids, Smash Hits, and How Baseball Got Big
So many cheap thrillers claim to take you “inside the mind of a psychopath” but I’ve never read a book that lives up to that promise like JUICED. Black Dog Books Published: Jun 12, Taylor Stephens rated it it was amazing.
First Choice Books Published: I, Jose Canseco, have changed my own destiny and become more than just an athletic superstar — I have become a superman. But-obviously, I don’t recommend using them or getting them without supervision, or a prescription, because they are illegal.
I was jumping in my seat when things good happened and when things bad happened!
When you push someone to a point where they feel they are out of options, you might not like what you get. The first-hand experiences that Canseco explains in his book are better than any other news article about performance-enhancing drugs that I found during my time spent with the topic of performance-enhancing drugs in sports. He makes it pretty clear he has no morals. For the rest of his career he wandered throughout teams and had some scattered good seasons but then retired in when he felt that his time in the game was done.
Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Canseco has disturbing views on steroids and an incredibly massive ego.
Light shelf wear on dust jacket. Sunny Day Books Published: Fine in Good DJ Edition: Your purchase also supports literacy charities. This copy of Juiced: Aug 24, Caden rated it really liked it. Views Joes Edit View history.
José Canseco (Author of Juiced)
The man looked like a ham on toothpicks. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Aug 15, Addison rated it it was amazing.