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Rodriguez 1-for-4 as White Sox roll Yankees

Rodriguez 1-for-4 as White Sox roll Yankees

Alex Rodriguez blooped a single in his first at-bat of the season hours after being hit with a long suspension, but that was it for the embattled slugger as the Chicago White Sox snapped a 10-game losing streak with an 8-1 win Monday night.
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  • Video - A-Rod Speaks 10:50

    A-Rod Speaks

    Aug 5
    Alex Rodriguez speaks before playing tonight with the Yankees.
  • Video - Biogenesis Investigation Roundtable 18:40

    Biogenesis Investigation Roundtable

    Aug 5
    Buster Olney, Jayson Stark and Doug Glanville discuss the latest news surrounding Alex Rodriguez's 211-game suspension and the 12 players who accepted 50-game suspensions.
  • Video - MLB suspends 13 in PED scandal 05:26

    MLB suspends 13 in PED scandal

    Aug 5
    Curt Schilling and John Kruk share their thoughts on Alex Rodriguez's suspension and the 12 other players banned for 50 games, including All-Stars Nelson Cruz, Everth Cabrera and Jhonny Peralta.
  • Video - A-Rod Suspended Through 2014 07:05

    A-Rod Suspended Through 2014

    Aug 5
    ESPN investigative reporter T. J. Quinn and Bob Ley discuss the 211-game suspension handed down to Alex Rodriguez for his involvement with Biogenesis and violation of the league's PED policy.

Sports Columnists

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    Aug 5
    The MMQB crew has hit the road for training camps. Check out all our coverage.
  • Chip Off the Old Block

    Aug 5
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  • Don Banks: Is Jarvis Jones the next in line of great Steelers linebackers?

    Aug 5
    LATROBE, Pa. -- History says the Pittsburgh Steelers know outside linebackers. How to find them. How to develop them. How to turn them loose to wreak havoc on the rest of the NFL.
  • 2013 NFL training camp: John Clayton's thoughts from the road

    Aug 5
    John Clayton has plenty of thoughts after the first seven days of his training camp tour.