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–MLB MAY SUSPEND A-ROD UNDER LABOR RULES INSTEAD OF DRUG RAP
Major League Baseball officials consider penalizing New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez under the sport’s labor regulations rather than normal doping laws, preventing him playing while under appeal.
–FERRARI REBUKES ALONSO OVER CRITICISM OF CAR
Ferrari chiefs have rebuked driver Fernando Alonso for complaining publicly about the car following the F1 Hungarian GP
–ECUADOR STRIKER BENITEZ DIES SUDDENLY
Ecuador striker Christian Benitez has died at age 27, one day after playing in a match for Qatari club El Jaish.
–GAY THREAT TO WINTER OLYMPICS
Gay groups are threatening to promote a boycott of next year’s Winter Olympics in Russia over their opposition to the country’s laws.
–RAYS BEAT RED SOX TO RECLAIM LEAD IN AL EAST
Tampa Bay pitcher David Price puts in a dominant performance to steer Rays to victory over Red Sox, reclaiming lead in AL East