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Cubs seem to imply they think Eric Thames is using PEDs

April 19th, 2017 at 8:21 PM
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Apr 17, 2017; Chicago, IL, USA; Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Eric Thames (7) hits a single during the first inning of the game against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field.  Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports

It seems like some with the Chicago Cubs are ascribing Eric Thames’ hot start to the season to the use of PEDs without actually saying so.

Thames, who spent the past handful of seasons slugging home runs in Korea, has been scorching hot to start the 2017 MLB season. He has six doubles and seven home runs for the Brewers, and produced three hits in each of the first two games of Milwaukee’s series with the Cubs this week.

Thames went 3-for-4 with an opposite field homer off John Lackey in the first game of the series on Tuesday. Lackey talked about Thames after the game and seemed to show suspicion about Thames’…

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Tags: Barry Bonds, Chicago Cubs, Eric Thames, Jake Arrieta, John Lackey, Ken Griffey, Milwaukee Brewers, MLB, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Francisco Giants, Starling Marte

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