Cameron Diaz - New York Yankees Star Alex Rodriguez Facing Baseball Suspension

Cameron Diaz's ex-boyfriend Alex Rodriguez has been named among 12 professional baseball players who the sport's top officials have earmarked for lengthy suspensions for using banned drugs.

Rodriguez's suspension, which will sideline him until the 2015 season, will become effective on Thursday (08Aug13), but the New York Yankees third baseman will return to the major leagues on Monday night (05Aug13), after a lengthy injury kept him from the line-up.

The sportsman is expected to file a grievance about his 211-game band within the next 72 hours, which will enable him to play during his appeal.

In a statement he says, "I am disappointed with the penalty and intend to appeal and fight this through the process."

Rodriguez is the lone hold-out linked to the sport's latest performance-enhancing drugs scandal. The other 11 stars named have all accepted 50-game penalties following the Mlb's most recent drug investigation.

The slugger's teammates Francisco Cervelli and outfielder Fernando Martinez are among the 11 who have accepted their suspensions.


Tags: Cameron Diaz - Alex Rodriguez


More Cameron Diaz

'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' Holds off Newcomers to Rule the Box Office

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes confirmed itself as one of the biggest cinematic success stories of 2014 this weekend, holding off three new...

The Apes Have Taken Over The World (And This Weekend's Box Office)

It’s time for the most highly anticipated part of the weekend – for studios, anyway – the box office roundup! Excited yet? Well, neither were...

'Sex Tape', One of 2014's Worst Movies, Opens Soft at Box Office

Sony's Cameron Diaz starrer Sex Tape opened to just $5.7 million on Thursday, tracking towards a $16 million overall weekend. The comedy, which cost $40...

'Sex Tape': 5 Of The Most Damning Reviews Of The Cameron Diaz Comedy

Sex Tape has been universally panned by critics, which is hardly surprising considering its unimaginative title or what it deals with.Cameron Diaz stars in Sex...


Who Was Best Dressed At The ‘Sex Tape’ Premiere [Pictures]

Stars Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel led the red carpet at the premiere of their new movie, Sex Tape in Los Angeles. In the comedy,...

"Sex Tape" Is One Of The Few Things Less Sexy Than Its Namesake (Reviews)

Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel’s new R-rated comedy Sex Tape may be all about doing it, but it’s not doing anything for the critics. According...

Cameron Diaz Squashes Rumours Claiming She Had Sex With "Sister" Drew Barrymore

Cameron Diaz are more like "sisters" then girlfriends.The Hollywood actresses became very close after starting in 2000's 'Charlie's Angels,' and the sequel 'Charlie's Angels: Full...

Cameron Diaz - Baby-less And Happier Than Ever

As a 41-year-old woman in Hollywood, Cameron Diaz is forced to do a lot of interviews about being a 41-year-old woman in Hollywood. Naturally, she...



Cameron Diaz Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Cameron Diaz

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All