TODAY   |  January 13, 2014

A-Rod asks court to block suspension

An attorney for Alex Rodriguez is asking a court to block the season-long suspension against the New York Yankees slugger handed down Saturday after the head of a Florida clinic said that Rodriguez used banned substances. Rodriguez has never failed a drug test.

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>>> the attorney for new york yankees star alex rodriguez is asking a court to block the season long suspension handed down saturday. rodriguez has never failed a drug test . he was suspended for his ties to a florida clinic that provided performance-enhancing drugs to other major leaguers . on "60 minutes" sunday, the clinic said a-rod turned to him to reach his career home run goal.

>> he wanted to achieve all his sports performance objective. and the most important one was the 800 home run club.

>> well, he said he personally injected rodriguez with peds. a-rod's attorney calls that claim unbelievable.