With Alex Rodriguez hitting his first home run of the season, he is now just 12 home runs away from tying Willie Mays for fourth on the all-time list.
Many fans don’t think A-Rod belongs on this list because of his ties to performance-enhancing drugs and he is not alone. Of the top 14 home run hitters of all-time, six are either known or suspected users of performance-enhancing drugs.
Unfortunately, while some would prefer a list with just “clean” numbers, we are instead left with a list that is now littered with “dirty” numbers…
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