The friend confided to People Magazine:
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Believe it or not, in a city that isn’t New York, a news station confused their graphics for A-Rod and Nelson Mandela!
Thankfully, the report of the legend's passing went smoothly, but this poor graphics person is probably going to get an earful for the mistake.
Ch-ch-check out the flub AFTER THE JUMP!!!
In case you haven't been paying attention, it's been a pretty rough year for Alex Rodriguez!
However, it's not all bad news for A-Rod! He still has
It sounds like Alex Rodriguez put his A-rod to good use!!
Earlier this year, the New York Yankee was the center of attention when he was once again tied to steroid use!
But apparently one scandal just isn't enough for the Bronx Bomber as some new info has emerged that could damage his reputation even more!
Michael Gross makes some downright dirty allegations in his upcoming book House of Outrageous Fortune: Fifteen Central Park West, The World's Most Powerful Address, and says Alex was known to share his baseball bat with ladies of the night from time to time!
Before receiving a huge suspension and deciding to go head-to-head with MLB in a heated legal battle, Alex Rodriguez was recovering from hip surgery after being injured during the 2012 playoffs.
Well now he might have a little feud with his own team, as the New York Yankees are now saying his steroid use led to his injury!
According to A-Rod's camp, Dr. Chris Ahmad misdiagnosed his injury and caused him to miss playing time due to surgery. However, some are claiming that the troubled baseballer is simply trying to
There are still TONS of questions swirling around Alex Rodriguez's HUGE suspension and his ongoing legal battle with the MLB, so his defense attorney Joe Tacopina decided to make an appearance on the Today show to clear things up.
Well, sort of!
Joe kicks things off by saying how much he would love to discuss the feud, but due to a confidentiality clause put in place by the MLB, he can't!
"If the vice president of Major League Baseball would be good enough to waive the confidentiality clause, I would love nothing more than to talk about Alex Rodriguez's testing history, and various things. I would love nothing more."
It was at that exact moment that Matt Lauer's ears perked up and he presented Joe with a letter sent by MLB overnight saying
It looks like Alex Rodriguez might actually have someone on his side, and who better to have in your corner than the King of New York himself!!
Sources close to A-Rod say he's reached out to the hip-hop mogul, but they also say it might not be
It doesn't sound like Alex Rodriguez will be making any friends anytime soon!
The New York Yankee slugger was recently slapped with one of the biggest suspensions in MLB history, but there were also 13 other players that also received bans due to their links to performance enhancing drugs and some are saying A-Rod ratted a few of them out!
Earlier this year, Miami New Times released documents that revealed