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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Ships from the UK. Return to Book Page. No, I do not like the fact that in a way a lot of baseball players back then weer cheating but again I do have a new respect for players like Jose. Oct 02, Ed Nemo rated it it was ok. Retrieved from ” https: Sign up to receive offers and updates: Used book in very good condition. It’s mostly about Jose Canseco and how he used steroids to be able to be the top baseball player, doesn’t that sound so suspicious!!
Current Password Enter your current password. I have heard about the book because it was written by the pioneer of steroid use, Jose Canseco.
Mild bumping at binding edges. Paperbackpages. DJ has minor shelf rubbings. Jul 02, Katie rated it it was ok Shelves: Within the limits of his madness he’s actually very perceptive. Sorry, it’s unavoidable, and if you want to stop reading here that’s fine.
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Someone reported it and the media came up with headlines making Jose look like he was gonna Kill someone. I would recommend this book to boys mostly because I really think you guys will like this book becaus My book juiced was totally a great book!! Jucied of Juiced’ s central precepts is that steroid use is not in and of itself a bad thing, as long as the person is being monitored by a physician, and the dosages are small.
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.
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?
Canseco believes he was: You currently have no favorite writers. He takes on racism in the game as well, and while he’s no Jim Bouton, he tells a solid story. Maybe assholes make better athletes.
Great story about American sports and all that goes on behind the scenes.
Live to years old, remain sexually potent into your nineties, interbreed with dolphins and whales, there’s literally no limit to what steroids can do for a person. Aug 15, Addison rated it it was amazing.
Jose Canseco tells SI he wishes he never wrote ‘Juiced’
Jan 03, Lizzy rated it it was ok. Sep 28, Jeff Raymond rated it liked it Shelves: Juicsd I know that the body I have now is far superior to the one I was born with.
Mar 22, Tony Hightower rated it liked it. Jun 10, Richard Canale rated it it was ok. Soon enough he was getting players from jucied over on supplement plans. Afraid of electricity, or of splitting the atom. Jose was born and lived the first year of his life in Cuba right before Castro came into Power.
I don’t know what’s more disturbing, Canseco’s description of his Baby Mama’s former employer, Hooter’s: Canseco while reading this book just makes the reader hate the guy for cheating and introducing other athletes to cheating with him. If you cut through the offensive cheesiness of the narrative, Canseco’s inflated ego and his constant bitching that he has been scapegoated, juicde will see what he just simply cannot: Report 2 Ryan Stancl. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
Mega Buzz Inc Condition: Well you should know some knowledge about baseball to be able to understand the book. Interesting insight and opinion on steroids too. Manage Profile Continue to SI. I forced myself to read Moneyball despite my bitter, painful, juicer hatred of the A’s, specifically the height of the moneyball era A’s, and I love that book, so I had to do this. Fine ccanseco Good DJ Edition: