New York Post Mocks 'Stray-Rod'

Yank slugger snapped entering strip club with blonde non-wife
By Jesse Andrews,  Newser Staff
Posted May 30, 2007 10:09 PM CDT
New York Post Mocks 'Stray-Rod'
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez makes the throw to first for the out on a ground ball hit by Toronto Blue Jays batter Alex Rios during first inning baseball action in Toronto, Wednesday May 30, 2007. (AP Photo/Adrian Wyld, CP)   (Associated Press)

The New York Post decorated its cover with a photo of Yankees superstar Alex Rodriguez and an unidentified blonde woman they allege he took out for dinner at a steakhouse; the two then proceeded to a strip club. Rodriguez is married with a child, and his wife appeared with him in the 2004 Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition.

"No comment about anything personal," maintained the embattled slugger, whose performance has been one of the bright points of a lackluster Yankee season.  "I think everything probably got blown out of proportion like always," added teammate Johnny Damon. (More MLB stories.)

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