A cousin of New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez, who was the star’s longtime personal assistant, has been sentenced to seven months in prison.
Yuri Sucart admitted Friday in Miami federal court that he conspired with others to distribute human growth hormone to athletes, some of high school age.
A cousin of New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez is scheduled to plead guilty next week in the baseball steroids scandal, the last defendant remaining in the case.
The former owner of the South Florida clinic that supplied performance-enhancing substances to Major League Baseball players and other athletes has been sentenced to four years in federal prison.
Sucart’s lawyer is seeking at least a two-month delay due to health problems. Alex Rodriguez figures to be a witness if Sucart does go to trial on charges related to Biogenesis.
Blood is thicker than water. We’re not sure where the pee comes in.
Attorney Frank Quintero Jr., who represents Lazaro Collazo in his defense against charges of conspiracy to distribute PEDs, told the AP that the Yankees third baseman confessed to steroids use.
Alex Rodriguez insisted publicly that he didn’t take PEDs from Biogenesis. He told the DEA a different story, according to the Miami Herald.
Alex Rodriguez’s suspension is officially over. But the drama is still in full swing.
And so lingers the aura of suspicion after suspensions. It has been somewhat quiet on the steroid front this year. But does that mean the masses have learned a lesson, or are they just waiting for a new drug?
The DEA’s investigation into Tony Bosch’s operation “revealed previously unnamed MLB players,” according to ESPN’s T.J. Quinn. And those names, he reported, are bound to be released.
A Florida appeals court has ruled Major League Baseball can take a deposition from a cousin of Alex Rodriguez as part of the sport’s lawsuit involving banned substances.
A South Florida judge has granted a delay in witness depositions in MLB’s lawsuit against a now-closed clinic accused of providing banned substances to players.
A-Rod’s controversial offseason could soon involve a courtroom.
Alex Rodriguez’s only World Series ring is up for auction, although Rodriguez himself is not the one who consigned it.