Last updated on: 1/21/2019 | Author: ProCon.org

Chris Archer Biography

Title:
Major League Baseball Pitcher for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Position:
Con to the question "Should Performance Enhancing Drugs (Such as Steroids) Be Accepted in Sports?"
Reasoning:

“Got hit with a random BLOOD and URINE test for performance enhancers today. Y’all came to the wrong house. This is wild, free roaming, 100 percent grass fed, antibiotic & hormone free over here. I ain’t mad though, I want a clean sport.”

Twitter post, @ChrisArcher22, Nov. 27, 2017

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Major League Baseball Pitcher, Pittsburgh Pirates, 2018-present
  • Major League Baseball Pitcher, Tampa Bay Rays, 2012-2018
  • Founder, Archway Foundation
Education:
  • None found
Other:
  • Born Sep. 26, 1988 in Raleigh, North Carolina
  • Selected to play in the MLB All-Star Game, 2015 and 2017
  • Twitter: @ChrisArcher22
Quoted in:
  1. Should Baseball Players Who Have Used Banned Substances Be Voted into the Hall of Fame?