Rodriguez had spent the entire season rehabbing from offseason hip surgery.
Earlier in the day, Major League Baseball suspended Rodriguez through the end of the 2014 season for his alleged involvement with a South Florida anti-aging clinic, Biogenesis. Rodriguez’s suspension will begin Thursday but Rodriguez will appeal and will be allowed to play until that appeal is heard.
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