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Alex Rodriguez feels “singled out” by Major League Baseball, and he plans to take drastic action.
The Yankees third baseman is in the process of appealing the 211-game ban handed down to him for violating MLB’s Joint Drug Policy, and he plans to sue Major League Baseball in federal court if the entire ban isn’t lifted, according to TMZ. A-Rod apparently feels “persecuted” in MLB’s investigation, according to TMZ’s sources.
Rodriguez claims he hasn’t tested positive for PEDs or knowingly used PEDs since 2003, when he last admitted to using steroids. In 11 drug tests between 2011 and today, A-rod has reportedly tested negative for PEDs. That’s exactly why Rodriguez says he’s been singled out.
TMZ’s source brought up Ryan Bruan as an example, pointing out that the Brewers outfielder tested positive for PEDs in 2011 — and then lied about it — and was only suspended for the remainder of the 2013 season. The source claims that MLB’s investigation of A-Rod has been “abusive and border
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Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez has been cut from "Henry & Me," an animated family film where the slugger has a voice role and hits a home run for a cancer patient.
THEY NAMED NAMES
Members of Alex Rodriguez's inner circle reportedly leaked names of players implicated in the Biogenesis scandal, including Ryan Braun, to the media.
Our detective skills tell us that this Boston Sports Club newspaper ad is talking about Alex Rodriguez, what do you think? This ad was seen in today’s edition of the Boston Herald, a nice shot at the 211-game suspension handed down to A-Rod. The Yankees third baseman is appealing the suspension, but is likely to serve most, if not all of it when an arbitrator makes his decision.
On Tuesday’s front page of the Boston Herald, Boston Sports Club, a Boston-area health club, utilized its advertising space to do a bit of trolling at the expense of the sullied reputation of New York Yankees pariah Alex Rodriguez. As you can see above, the message reads, “Alex, losing $34 million? don’t miss our summer […]The post Health club expertly trolls Alex Rodriguez...
Facing a fight with the Yankees and MLB that could make it all the way to federal court, Alex Rodriguez reportedly has retained top New York lawyer Joe Tacopina.
Tacopina has had several high-profile criminal cases, including those of Kenneth Moreno, an NYPD officer acquitted of rape, and former senator Hiram Monserrate, who pleaded guilty to using $100,000 of nonprofit funds for...
Alex Rodriguez seems to be all over the news and people can’t get enough of him. Sports is entertainment and there’s no figure in sports now who is more entertaining than Alex Rodriguez. Like him or not, he is moving the needle. And the guys sitting in the pinstripe suits in high rise buildings that sell advertising are liking Alex Rodriguez. That fact is underscored by the...
It’s always a spectacle when the Red Sox take on the Yankees. But one of the greatest rivalries in all of sports will have an added bit of intrigue when New York travels to Boston this weekend.
Alex Rodriguez will play at Fenway Park for the first time since he was suspended 211 games by Major League Baseball for his involvement in the Biogenesis performance-enhancing drug scandal...
Alex Rodriguez's legal team plans to contest Major League
Baseball's allegation that the New York Yankees third baseman is a
repeat offender of the league's drug policy, ESPN reports.
Is there a GIF that captures Alex Rodriguez more perfectly than this one? That’s A-Rod’s face superimposed onto the body of Vince McMahon, doing the WWE boss’ power walk into the ring. Though he has always wanted to be liked and have that good guy persona, Rodriguez is disliked by most sports fans and makes […]
The Boston Red Sox are beginning a three-game series against the New York Yankees on Friday night at Fenway Park. John Lackey is scheduled to pitch for Boston on Saturday, but he is not looking forward to facing Alex Rodriguez. It’s not that he fears the Yankees slugger — he just doesn’t think he deserves […]
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With the Yankees in town, Red Sox pitcher John Lackey let it be known under no uncertain terms that he has an issue with A-Rod playing during his appeal.
According to Bob Nightengale of USAToday, Major League Baseball has "evidence" that New York Yankee third-baseman Alex Rodriguez used PEDs throughout the 2010-2012 seasons. It's pretty clear that Bud Selig is not going to take any crap from The Fraudulent One and his pack of lackeys. This should be a sweet battle right to the bitter end.
The rivalry continues, this time with a little bit more juice behind it (pun intended).
Alex Rodriguez makes his first appearance at Fenway Park since the Biogenesis allegations and MLB suspension/appeal. He’ll be greeted cordially by the Fenway Faithful. Nothing to see here.
The Boston Red Sox (72-51) try to turn around their recent woes with...
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Purdue hopes that Darrell Hazell is the solution at head coach.
A cool look into baseball history, including a rookie Alex Rodriguez and a 20 year old David Ortiz.
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Alfonso Soriano homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs, Alex Rodriguez had a two-run double, and the New York Yankees' bats bailed out a wild CC Sabathia for a 14-7 rout of the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.
Vernon Wells homered against his former team, and leadoff batter Eduardo Nunez drove in four runs as New York equaled its highest run total of the season...