Originally written August 17, 2013 on NESN.com:
The war wages on between Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees. In an interview with Rodriguez’s lawyer, Joseph Tacopina that was published in The New York Times on Saturday, Tacopina alleged that the Yankees conspired to keep the slugger off the field by feeding him false information about his injury. Now, Yankees team president Randy Levine is firing back. Levine challenged Rodriguez to release his medical records that would support Tacopina’s claim that the Yankees misled him about the extent of his injury, according to ESPNNewYork.com. Those records would show the treatment Rodriguez received from Dr. Anthony Galea – which the Yankees did not sanction. “The one medical issue we can’t confirm is [Rodriguez's] treatment by Dr. Anthony Galea. We obviously didn’t know he was being treated by Dr. Galea,” Levine told ESPNNewYork.com in a phone interview. “We didn’t authorize it. Since [Rodriguez] has put his condition into play, he should release his records with Galea.” With the third b...
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  • This is my first and probably last comment in re A-Rod. I do not understand how a person,( I refuse to think of him as a man),who hasn't the backbone to stand up and admit that what he did was wrong, has the audacity to sue MLB for the right to play because he is a liar and a cheat who got caught. He doesn't need legal help, he needs mental help! I totally agree with those who think PED user should be banned for life. THE FIRST TIME.
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