• Report: Alex Rodriguez was a no-show for Friday’s scheduled rehab game

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Jul 14, 2013
    But apparently A-Rod felt like he needed a night off to clear his mind because Joel Sherman of the New York Post is reporting that Rodriguez was a complete no-show to his scheduled rehab appearance on Friday night. The New York Yankees don't plan on disciplining Alex Rodriguez even though he failed to show up for a scheduled minor league rehab game on Friday, a source confirmed. Steinbrenner Field for the Single-A Yankees' game, but team executives in New York were left wondering why he was a no-show. Entering play on Sunday, Rodriguez was 2-for-18 with one RBI and five strikeouts in seven games during his rehab assignment with Class A Charleston and Tampa. Rodriguez's promotion comes after news that the slugger did not show up to the team's facilities for a game on Friday following a meeting in the Tampa area with Major League Baseball officials investigating the distribution of performance-enhancing drugs. Obviously that had to be a stressful experience for the 37-year-old third baseman, but I don't think the New York Yankees are going to buy a little stress as a good excuse to not show up for work.
    Source: yahoo.com
  • A-Rod collects extra-base hit in rehab game

    With a host of off-the-field issues seemingly mounting against Alex Rodriguez, he saved the best on-field performance for his last day in Tampa.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • A-Rod slated to rehab with Trenton on Monday

      Alex Rodriguez's tumultuous Minor League rehabilitation assignment will reach the Double-A level on Monday, as he will be promoted to join the Trenton Thunder for their 7:05 p.m. ET game in Reading, Pa.
      Source: MLB.com
    • Source: A-Rod skips rehab, won't be penalized

      The New York Yankees don't plan on disciplining Alex Rodriguez even though he failed to show up for a scheduled minor-league rehab game on Friday, a source confirmed.
      Source: ESPN.com

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