• A-Rod camp rejects offer MLB made in letter

    Summary of 5 articles · Updated Aug 20, 2013
    Waiving that clause, which Tacopina could have agreed to during the interview by signing the letter, would also give MLB permission to talk publicly about its case against Rodriguez as well as any of his previous violations. During an interview on "Today," host Matt Lauer presented one of Rodriguez's attorneys, Joe Tacopina, with a letter from MLB offering to waive the confidentiality clause in the Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program, which would allow Rodriguez and his lawyers to speak freely in his own defense against the allegations regarding his use of and involvement with performance-enhancing drugs. But Manfred didn't stop at drug-testing information, suggesting the remainder of evidence in the Biogenesis case as it concerns Rodriguez could be released for public consumption, including "all documents, records, communications, text messages, and instant messages relating to Rodriguez's treatment by Anthony Bosch."
    Source: MLB.com
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  • A-Rod's lawyer won't release evidence

    NEW YORK (AP) -- A lawyer for Alex Rodriguez declined Major League Baseball's challenge to make public the evidence that led to the 211-game suspension of the New York Yankees star.
    Source: CNNSI.com
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      A-Rod's lawyer Joe Tacopina "would love nothing more" than to defend A-Rod and to talk about his testing history. If only MLB would be kind enough to waive the confidentiality agreement in the joint-drug agreement!Read more...
      Source: deadspin.com

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