Mark McGuire

About Mark and His Life In The MLB

Mark McGwire was a great baseball player. He had some of the best home run records in the MLB. He was caught using drugs he claims that he used them to get over an injury. Do to the use of steroids he was kicked out of the MLB and could never play again. But starting his career he was drafted in the first round 10th pick. Mark hit the record home run vs. the cubs that beat the 37 year record. Mark also played on the united states team. During this time Mark was the MLB's feared hitter. Mark was tied with home runs with Sosa until the end of the season is when Mark pulled it off.
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The 5 facts

*he was 6'5 215lbs.

* he broke a record held for 37 years.

*he broke the record vs> the cubs.

*he has a 10 year old son that was the bat boy wile he played.

*starter hi career as a pitcher in collage.

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This is mark when he said that he used drugs.
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This is when Mark was first drafted to the MLB

Work Cited

"Former St. Louis Cardinals Slugger Mark McGwire Admits Steroid Use While Playing Baseball." UPI Photo Collection. 2010. Biography in Context. Web. 12 May 2014.

"Mark McGwire Admits To Using Steroids." UPI Photo Collection. 2010. Biography in Context. Web. 12 May 2014.

"Mark McGwire." Gale Biography in Context. Detroit: Gale, 2010. Biography in Context. Web. 12 May 2014.

"Mark McGwire." St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture. Ed. Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast. Detroit: St. James Press, 2000. Biography in Context. Web. 12 May 2014