Ashley Merryman is an award-winning journalist living in Los Angeles. She previously served in the Clinton Administration in various positions, including as a speechwriter and researcher to Vice President Al Gore. With Po Bronson, Merryman is the co-author of the New York Times bestseller NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children and more recently Top Dog: The Science of Winning and Losing. She has a JD from Georgetown and a BFA from the University of Southern California.
As the second MLB doping scandal shows, there are not enough disincentives to play clean in the first place