FANALYTICS: A PED misconception clarified

As much as we all keep hoping it will go away and allow us to focus on baseball games, performance-enhancing drugs refuse to leave the headlines.

The summer has been characterized by the Biogenesis "scandal." Even now, we continue to speculate about the handful of players whose suspensions are coming to an end. Will Jhonny Peralta see some playing time during the last week? Will Nelson Cruz play in October? How do we rate Evereth Cabrera and Ryan Braun for 2014? And the hypocrisies surrounding Alex Rodriguez are mind-numbing.

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