Originally posted on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 1/29/13
An  explosive report in the Miami New Times Tuesday that claims Alex Rodriguez purchased illegal performance-enhancing drugs from an anti-aging clinic over the past four years has been challenged by the New York Yankees slugger. A spokesman for A-Rod denied the report — which included other athlete's names — hours after it was released this morning, according to The New York Post. "The news report about a purported relationship between Alex Rodriguez and Anthony Bosch are not true," Citrik and company incorporated said in a statement. "Alex Rodriguez  was not Mr. Bosch's's patient, he was never treated by him and he was never advised by him.  The purported documents referenced in the story — at least as they relate to Alex Rodriguez — are not legitimate." Rodriguez faces suspension by Major League Baseball if the evidence is authenticated.  MLB released a statement Tuesday after the story broke and said they are in the "midst of an investigation." The MLB statement read:...
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