When Jesse Thorn's college radio show got picked up for national distribution by Public Radio International in 2007, he became the youngest national host in public radio history.
Guest Host: Matthew Felling
Major League Baseball sustained another drug-related bombshell after an obscure pitcher was caught using Human Growth Hormone (HGH). We look at loopholes in the current drug testing regime, and the difficulties of ridding baseball of performance enhancing drugs.
- Will Carroll Writer, Baseball Prospectus; and co-author of "The Juice: The Real Story of Baseball's Drug Problem" (Ivan R. Dee, publisher)
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