Ouch: Fan reaction to Alex Rodriguez’s suspension


New York Yankee’s star player Alex Rodriguez was suspended for 211 games on Mondays for purchasing PEDs from the Miami-based Biogenesis clinic and then trying to obstruct MLB’s investigation of his purchases.

What did media and fans think? Was it too harsh? Not harsh enough? Read below to see how others reacted to Rodriguez’s suspension.




According to a press release by MLB, Rodriguez’s discipline under the Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program is based on his use and possession of numerous forms of prohibited performance-enhancing substances, including Testosterone and human Growth Hormone, over the course of multiple years. Rodriguez’s discipline under the Basic Agreement is for attempting to cover-up his violations of the Program by engaging in a course of conduct intended to obstruct and frustrate the Office of the Commissioner’s investigation.

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