Alex Rodriguez, 12 MLB players suspended in drug probe
Major League Baseball has suspended New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez without pay for the remainer of the 2013 season and the entire 2014 season. MLB says Rodriguez used numerous forms of prohibited performance-enhancing substances over the course of multiple years, according to a statement released to NBC News.
Twelve other players have received 50-game suspensions without pay for their violations in relation to the Biogenesis investigation. More updates on BreakingNews.com.
Photo: Alex Rodriguez talks during a news conference on Feb. 17, 2008, at which he admitted taking a substance known as “boli” acquired with his cousin in the Dominican Republic in 2001. (Al Messerschmidt / Getty Images)