Tigers’ Peralta says he’s never used PEDs
Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta says he has never used
performance-enhancing drugs after his name was reportedly found in
the records of the man who ran a Florida clinic being investigated
by Major League Baseball.
SI.com, citing unidentified sources, reports Peralta was listed
in the records of Anthony Bosch, who operated the now-closed
anti-aging clinic. Peralta says through attorney Barry Boss that
he’s never used PEDs – ”and anyone who says otherwise is
According to the SI.com report, Peralta was not directly tied to
PEDs in the records.
The Tigers declined comment on the story, citing baseball’s
The 30-year-old Peralta hit .239 with 13 home runs for the
Tigers in 2012, when they won their second straight division title
and went to the World Series.