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Former Oakland Athletic Jeremy Giambi acknowledges using steroids

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) __ Former Oakland Athletic Jeremy Giambi is the latest big league baseball player to be injected into the sports´ expanding steroid scandal.

During a recent interview with the Kansas City Star, Giambi acknowledged using steroids in the past.

His older brother — Jason Giambi — along with Mark McGwire and several other baseball players have been subpoenaed to testify on Thursday before a House of Representatives on steroids and professional baseball.

Both Giambis and McGwire all made their first mark in the majors playing for the Oakland Athletics.

As did Jose Canseco — the man who wrote the tell-all book on the subject — titled “Juiced”.