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Ex-Padre Jim Leyritz admits to amphetamine use


"I can remember my first amphetamine," Jim Leyritz said..."

It was a beautiful spring day, the birds were chirping... it was love at first sight.

"Now I'm walking around, I'm going, 'I don't know how I'm going to do this. There's no way that I can go play this game today.' I ran into my teammate who I knew had some of the 'little helpers,' as they called them.

"He said, 'Take one of these. It should help. It'll take the edge off.'