Found August 15, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
It took Alex Rodriguez 12 years, but he has finally reached a place in his career where he feels as comfortable with the New York Yankees as he did with the Seattle Mariners. Forget the whole 211-game suspension thing and all the accusations about performance-enhancing drugs. The 38-year-old feels better than ever. “I really think […]
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