Major League Baseball Cracks Down

Alex Rodriguez and other players face suspensions for performance enhancement drug-affiliations.
3:00 | 06/04/13

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Tonight a major scandal could be -- one that might claim the controversial New York Yankees superstar Alex Rodriguez. Our sister network ESPN's program outside the lines reports that Major League Baseball is preparing to suspend Rodriguez and many others. Including -- brawn. All allegedly received performance enhancing drugs also known as PED's. From Miami's bio Genesis clinic. Here's ESP n.'s TJ Quinn. Sources tell outside the lines -- Major League Baseball is preparing to suspend about twenty players. Including Alex Rodriguez -- broad based on Tony bosh is testimony and documents obtained by. MLB investigators. The documents have been in the media since January hand written notes from the now shuttered by a Genesis clinic in Miami. Listing the names of major and minor league players who allegedly received PED's. Including its. -- like Rodriguez. Melky Cabrera Nelson Cruz and broad. Failed a steroid testing 2011. But successfully appealed his suspension. But ever made any mistakes in my life I've taken responsibility for my actions. I truly believe in my heart and I would bet my life that the substance never answered my body at any point. And LB officials remain convinced the adults however -- need the assistance of botched. -- -- name appeared on bio agents -- documents -- explain by saying his attorneys had consulted with -- during his appeal. What services did you offer -- I have an -- -- answers. So when he says that you were -- paid advisor to his legal team. What did you supply in return for that -- just answered a few questions from his legal team. -- is expected to say that he provided banned drugs to players. In the case of A-Rod injected the ailing Yankee slugger himself. Rather than -- standard fifty game suspensions -- first time offenders however one source familiar with MLB's investigation said the commissioner's office. Is considering -- hundred game suspensions for some players including A-Rod and brawn. Arguing that they violated the program twice once when they -- with -- another when he allegedly lied to Major League Baseball about it. The players are sure to fight any suspension with the support of the players union meaning they may end up facing bosh in person and an arbitration hearing.

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