Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez To Begin Rehab Assignment


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Rob Tringali/MLB Photos via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez will begin his injury rehab assignment this Friday night when he joins Class A Tampa as their designated hitter.

The 37-year-old Rodriguez has been sidelined since July 24 after Mariners ace Felix Hernandez hit him on his left hand, breaking it.

The 14-time All-Star is batting .276 on the season with 15 home runs and 44 RBIs in 94 games played.

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