Alex Rodriguez: A Hero Or Hero?

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The article I chose was about Alex Rodriguez and his many years of steroid use. This applies to what we have talked about in class because by many New York Yankee fans Rodriguez is loved and thought of as a hero because he has hit 684 home runs, drove in 2047 runs, and has hit for a .348 batting average with the Yankees. Where this relates to class is that Rodriguez has admitted to using performance enhancing drugs for many years spread out over his 20 year career. So is he a hero because he used steroids to get to where he is in MLB history? Many New York fans will argue that he is their hero because of how good he has done in New York and the fact that he has helped them in many playoff and World Series games but the years he is accused of

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