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Alex Rodriguez Suspension

A-Rod And Yankees Reach Settlement

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 07.03.2015 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez and the Yankees settled their dispute over a marketing payment with a deal announced Friday that gives $3.5 million t...

Jordan Schultz

Larry King On Yankees And Alex Rodriguez: George Steinbrenner Would Have Handled Things Differently | Jordan Schultz | Posted 04.29.2015 | Sports

With the New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez set to tie Willie Mays' 660 home runs for fourth all-time, the Yankees have chosen to ignore it. Would Georg...

A-Rod Apologizes

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 02.11.2015 | Sports

Disgraced slugger Alex Rodriguez has met with the New York Yankees and apologized "for his actions over the past several years," according to a joint ...

Will Yankee Fans Forg1v3 And Forget?

The Huffington Post | Thomas McKenna | Posted 10.17.2014 | Sports

For New York Yankees fans, the party is over. After two seasons spent celebrating franchise icons Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera, it's time to face re...

Why A-Rod Might Have Gotten 'The Worst Shake Of All' In Steroids-Filled MLB

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 07.22.2014 | Sports

The ups and downs of Alex Rodriguez's career in Major League Baseball have been well-documented. A three-time American League Most Valuable Player, Ro...

In the Matter of A-Rod

George Mitrovich | Posted 03.31.2014 | Sports
George Mitrovich

My own view on ballplayers players using steroids and human growth hormones (HGH) was one mostly of disinterest. I will not be compromised into thinking such issues pose measurable threats to America's future.

A-Rod Speaks Publicly About Suspension

AP | CARLOS RODRIGUEZ | Posted 03.18.2014 | Sports

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Alex Rodriguez says his season-long suspension could be a benefit, allowing him to rest and return to the Yankees for the final t...

A-Rod Sues MLB To Overturn Drug Ban

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER and RONALD BLUM | Posted 03.15.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez sued Major League Baseball and its players' union Monday, seeking to overturn a season-long suspension imposed by an ...

A-Rod's PR Gambit

Andrew Zimbalist | Posted 02.15.2014 | Sports
Andrew Zimbalist

Although Rodriguez may think that MLB's aggressiveness to procure evidence was motivated by a personal vendetta, the public should recognize it for what it is -- an energetic effort by MLB to eliminate the use of performance enhancing drugs from the national pastime.

Mo Backs A-Rod

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 11.22.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Mariano Rivera says he believes Alex Rodriguez is innocent. The retired Yankees reliever said Thursday he's willing t...

A-Rod: 'Let's Get It On'

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 11.29.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez gets to start arguing his case Monday. In a hearing room before arbitrator Fredric Horowitz, lawyers for the New York...

A-Rod: 'I'm Fighting For My Life'

AP | KRISTIE RIEKEN | Posted 09.28.2013 | Sports

HOUSTON -- Alex Rodriguez said dealing with his 211-game suspension stemming from baseball's Biogenesis drug investigation has been a "big burden" and...

'I've Shut Everything Down'

AP | HOWIE RUMBERG | Posted 08.21.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Alex Rodriguez said Wednesday he's cutting off all non-baseball talk after a wild weekend of accusations and retaliations on and off the f...

A-Rod's Lawyer Declines MLB Challenge

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 10.19.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- A lawyer for Alex Rodriguez declined Major League Baseball's challenge to make public the evidence that led to the 211-game suspension of ...

A-Rod's Lawyer: Yankees Lied, MLB Evidence Won't Hold Up

AP | Posted 10.19.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Major League Baseball's evidence against Alex Rodriguez is so weak he shouldn't serve even one inning of his 211-game suspension, the lawy...

MLB Commissioner Defends A-Rod Suspension

AP | JOHN KEKIS | Posted 08.16.2013 | Sports

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig insists he did the right thing in suspending Alex Rodriguez for more than one season. "It was no...

One Strike and Yer Out of MLB!

Leigh Steinberg | Posted 10.08.2013 | Sports
Leigh Steinberg

With a practice this harmful, and the policy so clear, to really rid baseball of performance enhancing substances, shouldn't there be zero tolerance?

It's Official

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 10.07.2013 | Sports

CHICAGO — The Major League Baseball Players Association formally appealed Alex Rodriguez's 211-game suspension Wednesday, sending the case to an...

'A-Rod,' What Would Lou Gehrig Say?

Randy Pipkin | Posted 10.06.2013 | Sports
Randy Pipkin

Dear Mr. Rodriquez, I would be remiss if I did not acknowledge your recent comments about "fighting for your life." I would like you to understand what that profound, emotional claim truly means.

A-Rod's Return Is Ratings Hit

AP | Posted 10.06.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez's return had an immediate impact for the New York Yankees – on the team's television network. A-Rod's first maj...

WATCH: White Sox Fans Boo A-Rod At Bat

Posted 08.06.2013 | Chicago

It sounds like there's a new most-hated man in baseball. Chicago White Sox fans gave Alex Rodriguez an earful during his season debut Monday night...

Defiant A-Rod To Fight 211-Game Suspension

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 10.05.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Defiant till the end, Alex Rodriguez is intent on evading baseball's most sweeping punishment since the Black Sox scandal. Rodriguez wa...

WATCH: A-Rod Talks Drug 'Nightmare'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 08.05.2013 | Sports

Ahead of his return to the New York Yankees' lineup, Alex Rodriguez spoke with reporters in Chicago. The 38-year-old third baseman said he was "thrill...

A-Rod Gets Suspended, A-Rod Returns To Lineup

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 08.05.2013 | Sports

Just hours after Major League Baseball announced that he is facing a 211-game suspension, Alex Rodriguez will make his 2013 debut for the New York Yan...

Why Baseball Still Needs Steroids: A Sociological Perspective

Jill Weinberg | Posted 10.05.2013 | Sports
Jill Weinberg

I am not endorsing athletes to use PEDs. What I am advocating for is keeping the specter of steroids in the background. If we don't, we may forget about a period in baseball history where we must second-guess whether a player's impressive statistics were the result of hard work or pure athleticism.