Originally written on Bronx Pinstripes  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Alex Rodriguez has been hit with a suspension running through the end of the 2014 season. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images) After months of speculation about his future, New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez was suspended for a total of 211 games on Monday, which will carry him at least through the end of the 2014 season. The 38-year-old’s suspension comes due to his involvement in the scandal surrounding the Miami-based Biogenesis anti-aging clinic. Rodriguez’s suspension also stems from subsequent efforts to obstruct evidence that he purchased HGH and other performance-enhancing drugs from clinic owner Anthony Bosch. This comes according to a statement released from the Commissioner Bud Selig’s office. Part of the text is below: “Rodriguez’s discipline under the Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program is based on his use and possession of numerous forms of prohibited performance-enhancing substances, including Testosterone and human Growth Hormone, over the course...
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