Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  By JOE McDONNELL  |  Last updated 8/7/13
LOS ANGELES I'm really concerned about Alex Rodriguez. I'm not worried that he'll never play another game he probably doesn't have many of those left in his 38-year old body anyway. And I'm not worried about him being elected to the Hall of Fame, because as long as suspicion and not fact can keep you out, it's not a real HOF anyway. No, I'm actually worried that A-Rod is cracking up. And I don't mean laughing. This is what he said to the Washington Post Tuesday as he was pleading his case that he's not the biggest sports cheat since Pheidippides inadvertently created the marathon: "I'm a human being. I've had two hip surgeries. I've had two knee surgeries. I'm fighting for my life." If this was radio, I'd be playing the clip over and over again, urging Rodriguez to quickly get in to see a psychologist, before he ends up on a street corner, swilling Thunderbird wine and begging for, well, anything. Because if he really feels that way, he's so far out of touch with reality tha...
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