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Rakuten Golden Eagles pitcher Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)

Capellini: A-Rod Decision Gives Yankees Financial Flexibility To Add A Lot More

The Yankees have to be thrilled that they won’t have to deal with the distraction that would have come with Alex Rodriguez every waking second of next season. And, oh yeah, they just got an additional $25 million to play with, too.

01/11/2014

Kellen Winslow (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Report: Jets’ Winslow Charged With Synthetic Marijuana Possession

Winslow, who finished with 31 receptions for 388 yards and two touchdowns this season, was suspended four games earlier in the season for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs.

01/09/2014

Bobby Valentine (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Bobby V: I Was Told To Curb PED Suspicion In Mid-1980s

With all the talk of performance enhancing drug allegations hindering the credentials of players up for Baseball Hall of Fame consideration, former major league manager Bobby Valentine dropped a bit of a bombshell on Thursday.

01/09/2014

Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Report: A-Rod Ruling Not Expected This Week

It seems we’ll have at least one more weekend to debate the Alex Rodriguez case. An arbitrator’s decision on A-Rod’s 211-game suspension “probably won’t be known until next week,” according to the New York Post.

01/03/2014

A-Rod (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images), Bud Selig (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Team A-Rod Amends Lawsuit Against MLB, Calls Commish Selig A Coward

In a 33-page amended complaint filed Tuesday in federal court in Manhattan, the lawyers said: “Mr. Selig lacked the courage of his convictions to explain under oath the reasons for the suspension.”

11/26/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

AP Source: Alex Rodriguez Scheduled For Interview With MLB

MLB has threatened A-Rod with additional discipline if he answers questions at an interview and denies using PEDs during the period in question.

11/14/2013

Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Report: A-Rod Failed Drug Test For Stimulants In 2006

The New York Times has reported that the three-time American League MVP failed a drug test for stimulants back in 2006. Lanny J. Davis, one of the representatives of A-Rod’s high-powered legal team, denied the accusation.

11/04/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

A-Rod On Bud Selig: ‘Crimes Are Being Committed Under His Regime’

“It is sad that Commissioner Selig once again is turning a blind eye, knowing that crimes are being committed under his regime,” Rodriguez said. “I have 100 percent faith in my legal team.”

10/31/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), David Ortiz (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Here’s The Difference Between David Ortiz And A-Rod

Ortiz is beloved in Boston. Alex Rodriguez is hated … well, just about everywhere it would seem. Is there a double standard? If you look closely, it’s easy to see the differences.

10/31/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Francesa Demands A-Rod Investigation Be On The Up-And-Up

Alex Rodriguez wants his grievance hearing made public, yet so far baseball has not agreed. However, that doesn’t mean what’s being discussed in front of arbitrator Fredric Horowitz isn’t getting out there anyway.

10/24/2013

Carlos Delgado (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Report: Carlos Delgado To Be Questioned About Relationship With Anthony Galea

Former Mets slugger Carlos Delgado will be questioned on Wednesday about his relationship with Anthony Galea, according to the New York Daily News.

10/09/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

A-Rod Camp Denies Using He-Was-Duped Defense

Alex Rodriguez is appealing his 211-game suspension related to MLB’s latest performance-enhancing drugs scandal, and a picture of his defense is finally starting to emerge. Or is it?

10/02/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

‘Let’s Get It On': A-Rod Ready To Make His Case Against 211-Game Ban

In a hearing room before arbitrator Fredric Horowitz, lawyers for Alex Rodriguez will argue, starting Monday, why the suspension imposed by Major League Baseball on Aug. 5 should be overturned.

09/30/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Report: A-Rod’s Reps Planning To File Malpractice Suit Against Team Doc

This ugly mess only appears to be getting uglier. According to ESPN, Alex Rodriguez’s representatives are planning on filing a medical malpractice lawsuit against Yankees team doctor Chris Ahmad.

08/20/2013

A-Rod (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images), Francisco Cervelli (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

‘60 Minutes’: A-Rod Implicated Cervelli, Braun In Biogenesis Mess

Alex Rodriguez’s camp “obtained unredacted versions” of documents published in a bombshell Miami New Times report and leaked them to Yahoo! Sports, according to “60 Minutes.”

08/16/2013

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