On this date in 2004, Ken Caminiti passed away from a heart attack partially caused by cocaine use at age 41.
"My body was torn up and broken down but it felt good (on steroids). I was running better. I'd be running the bases and think, 'Man, I'm fast.' And I had never been that fast. But I was. Steroids made me like that."
Seasoned Midwesterner who's interests include baseball, collectibles, Detroit Tigers, heavy music including gothic and symphonic metal, history and offering unsolicited social and political commentary.