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Alex Rodriguez seems to be doing everything he can to get on the Yankees’ bad side. First, his tweet announcing he was cleared to play again angered general manager Brian Cashman, next, the third baseman went AWOL before a scheduled rehab game. A-Rod was interviewed Friday by Major League Baseball about his involvement with Biogenesis, a Miami anti-aging clinic at the center of a performance-enhancing drug scandal. After that meeting, Rodriguez was slated to start in his seventh rehab game with the Single-A Tampa Yankees but he never showed up at George M. Steinbrenner Field, according to a report from the New York Post. Organization officials struggled to get a hold of A-Rod after his meeting in Tampa with MLB, and Rodriguez eventually informed the team that he wasn’t going to be playing Friday night, which, apparently, didn’t go over very well. The game ended up being postponed because of rain anyway, but sources told the New York Post that Rodriguez had enough time to get from th...
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  • It's obvious that ARods days in the game are numbered. I have always given him the benefit of the doubt since the Roid positive in Texas. He said he made a mistake and was sorry for it. But if he has continued to use them, then he's a phony liar and joins the others in that category...Palmiero, McGwire, Sosa, Clemens and of course the biggest phony of them all bonds. The real shame of it all is how he joined with an organization and loaned his voice to telling kids to stay away from Roids. I hope that the Biogenesis clams turn out to be false, but I just don't know. If the claims are true I hope there is a way that the Yankees can void the remainder of his contract. If they are false than he needs to be left alone and allowed to complete his career.

Yankees: Are you suspending Alex Rodriguez or not?

Let me get right to the point.  A-Rod Scores! (Photo credit: searching4jphotography) Is anyone else so sick of ESPN’s reporting on the MLB’s Biogenesis investigation? I get that with the NFL, NBA and even the NHL all off maintaining viewership becomes much tougher. Baseball is not everybody’s cup of tea and with the recent development of the MLB Network; die-hard baseball...

Alex Rodriguez, MLB reportedly working on suspension plea deal

Major League Baseball may have enough evidence against Alex Rodriguez in the latest performance-enhancing drug scandal that the New York Yankees slugger is looking to cop a plea deal. According to the NY Daily News, Rodriguez’s lawyers and MLB are having internal discussions about coming to an agreement on a 150-game suspension. MLB’s policy on [...]

Yankees will move Alex Rodriguez to Double-A Trenton today

Despite not showing up to team facilities on Friday and reportedly declining the New York Yankees' request that he play at Triple-A to avoid the rainout that ultimately came on Friday at the Single-A level, Alex Rodriguez will be moved to Double-A today to continue his rehab assignment.  The move is one the Yankees essentially had no choice but to make. According to Bryan...

Alex Rodriguez and MLB reach ‘plea’ deal?

Reports say that Alex Rodriguez and the MLB have been talking about a plea deal which will end with a 150 game suspension for Alex Rodriguez.  Rodriguez is under scrutiny for his role in the biogenesis scandal. There have been rumors going around that Rodriguez may get a lifetime ban from baseball.  Which would not only end his playing career, but it also wouldn’t allow him ever...

Alex Rodriguez has meeting with MLB officials about Biogenesis

On Friday, New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez met with Major League Baseball officials in connection to the Biogenesis scandal. The meeting happened before Rodriguez’s latest rehabilitation game in the minor leagues was rained out. Rodriguez did not speak to reporters following the meeting, but sources confirmed the meeting to the Associated Press. MLB investigators...

Near accepting a plea deal that will result in a 150-game suspension from MLB, Alex Rodriguez may finally be Gotham’s villain of yesteryear

Failing to compete in a Friday rehab game with Class A Tampa, New York Yankees bat cave Alex Rodriguez is reportedly near accepting a plea deal that will result in a 150-game suspension from MLB. An absolutely disgraceful soul, the 37-year-old Rodriguez was pinched frequenting an anti-aging clinic in Miami called Biogenesis. Initially stonewalling investigators, founder Tony Bosch...

A-Rod 0 for 3; skipped Friday's game

New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez struck out twice and went hitless Saturday in his latest minor league game, a day after declining to join the New York Yankees' Triple-A team. Rodriguez was 0 for 3 for Class A Tampa, dropping to 2 for 18 with one RBI and five strikeouts during his injury rehabilitation assignment. Rodriguez met Friday in the Tampa with Major League Baseball...

Yankees officials 'infuriated' at Alex Rodriguez for skipping rehab start

New York Yankees officials are "infuriated" with Alex Rodriguez after the maligned third basemen failed to show up to a rehab game he was scheduled to play in for Single-A Tampa on Friday.Rodriguez had a meeting with Major League Baseball officials in the afternoon to discuss the Biogenesis investigation and was supposed to be finished in time to appear in the game. However...

Alex Rodriguez, Ryan Braun Subjects of Biogenesis Leaks, Which MLB Union Worries Might Undermine Drug Agreement

NEW YORK — The head of the players’ union said Thursday that baseball’s drug agreement could be undermined by leaks to the media about whether players are cooperating with an investigation by the commissioner. Alex Rodriguez and Ryan Braun are among the players being interviewed as part of Major League Baseball’s inquiry into Biogenesis, a closed Florida anti-aging clinic...

A-Rod 0 for 3, struggles in rehab

Alex Rodriguez went 0 for 3 with two strikeouts for the Tampa Yankees on Saturday, dropping to 2 for 18 (.111) with one RBI and five strikeouts in his injury rehabilitation assignment One day after meeting with Major League Baseball officials probing the distribution of banned performance-enhancing drugs, the New York Yankees third baseman played seven innings in the field. He also...

A-Rod and MLB working on 150 game suspension?

Lawyers for Alex Rodriguez are now aware of just how much information MLB has against the Yankees third basemen. Rodriguez’s lawyers are “engaging in internal discussions about brokering a plea deal with MLB to reduce A-Rod’s looming drug suspension” according to the Daily News. Major League Baseball is believed to have extensive evidence against Rodriguez including the testimony...

Is A-Rod finished?

The speculation around Alex Rodriguez is definitely heating up as Major League Baseball seems poised to hammer him on his PED use. The latest has MLB and his representatives negotiating a possible deal that would leave him with a 150-game suspension! It’s still remarkable to me that A-Rod would tarnish his legacy with this greed and stupidity. Even with all the trappings of professional...

Alex Rodriguez now faces 150-game suspension

Alex Rodriguez recently began his rehab assignment in the minors, but that time could come to an end before he is ready to play. According to the rumor mill, the Yankees superstar could be hit with a 150-game suspension. The New York Daily News is reporting that Rodriguez may have come to what amounts to a plea deal with

Report: A-Rod meets with MLB

A person familiar with the gathering says Alex Rodriguez has met with Major League Baseball officials.

Alex Rodriguez Is Handling Rehab Better Than Derek Jeter, As Shortstop’s Yankee Pride Is Hurting New York

We have officially reached that point. The point that New York Yankees fans and front office alike have feared. The point that caused general manager Brian Cashman to play hardball in contract talks after the 2010 season. The point where a god has been reduced to a mere mortal. Derek Jeter is hurting the Yankees with his own hubris. On Thursday night, The Captain made his long-awaited...
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