NEW YORK (WFAN) — WFAN host Mike Francesa landed the exclusive of the year last November when Alex Rodriguez, after storming out of his appeal hearing, marched into the CBS Radio studios in Manhattan to tell his side of the story.
The New York Yankees third baseman was asked point-blank whether he was guilty of any charges against him in Major League Baseball’s investigation into performance-enhancing drugs and Biogenesis of America.READ MORE: Anne Donnelly, Nassau County's New District Attorney, On Her Goals In Office: 'A Big Responsibility That I Take Seriously'
He denied everything.
Two months later, Rodriguez came clean to the Drug Enforcement Administration in exchange for immunity, admitting to PED use and detailing his involvement with Biogenesis founder Anthony Bosch, according to a bombshell Miami Herald report.
Francesa responded after the news broke Wednesday, saying he wasn’t “insulted” by A-Rod allegedly pulling a Pinocchio act on his show nearly one year ago: