Remember when the baseball world LOVED A-Rod…I bet Mr. Rodriguez does too! Well Major League Baseball has seeming let their love for A Rod turn cold as the suspend him for not only the rest of this season but he is also suspended for the entire 2014 season as of right now! His last game as we know it is tonight!
The steroid era is losing strength and players are playing the price! Here are some excerpts on the latest on A Rod from ESPN.GO.COM
MLB commissioner Bud Selig, in two statements addressing Rodriguez’s discipline and a more general one on the state of baseball’s ant-drug program, said he was “proud of the comprehensive nature of our efforts — not only with regard to random testing, groundbreaking blood testing for human Growth Hormone and one of the most significant longitudinal profiling programs in the world, but also our investigative capabilities, which proved vital to the Biogenesis case.”
Selig said Rodriguez’s punishment will begin Thursday and cover the postseasons and was covered under the drug program’s protocols and Rodriguez’s “use and possession of numerous forms of prohibited performance-enhancing substances, including testosterone and human growth hormone, over the course of multiple years.