Major League Baseball’s evidence against Alex Rodriguez is so weak he shouldn’t serve even one inning of his 211-game suspension, the lawyer for the Yankees slugger said Monday.
The PED crucible, which we hoped would be microscopic by now, just won’t go away. It’s turned into a twisted game show of “Name That Cheat.”
Another day, another layer to the Alex Rodriguez three-ring circus.
The eyes of America are indeed on the Bronx these days where a certain slugger will make his home debut tonight at Yankee Stadium.
The Major League Baseball Players Association formally appealed Alex Rodriguez’s 211-game suspension Wednesday, sending the case to an independent arbitrator.
In question-and-answer form, a look at the issues and implications of Major League Baseball’s suspensions Monday resulting from its investigation of the Biogenesis anti-aging clinic, accused of distributing banned performance-enhancing drugs:
Alex Rodriguez figures to have a one-of-a-kind day on Monday.
Alex Rodriguez might not make it back to the Yankees this year. Or ever.
Those are minor quibbles with Manny Machado’s game. For a 20-year-old, he is extremely impressive.
Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.