Originally written on My Sports Rumors  |  Last updated 10/24/14
This morning we’ve learned that there may be a shocking turn in the Biogenesis PED scandal. The New York Daily News is reporting that New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez and Major League Baseball may have reached their version of a plea deal. The agreement would call for a 150 game suspension for the slugger. This is huge as people were expecting a 100 game ban, this tells me MLB was going for the lifetime ban. This could also explain why he skipped Friday’s game, he might have been really upset at the reality of his actions. “I can see a scenario where if they’ve got multiple offenses (against A-Rod) that rather than going for his career with an arbitrator, baseball might settle on something like 150 games,” said one of the sources. According to one of the baseball sources, MLB is believed to have brought up the possibility of a settlement in its meeting with Braun, who might also consider a deal, as would other players involved. (New York Daily News) If these reports...
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