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MLB Suspends Rodriguez For 211 Games Through '14 Season
Published August 5, 2013
ESPN ran a special edition of “SportsCenter” featuring Bob Ley and T.J. Quinn at 3:00pm ET, when MLB officially announced the suspensions of Rodriguez. MLB Network had live coverage of the news with Greg Amsinger, Harold Reynolds, Tom Verducci and Jon Heyman. All three cable news networks – CNN, MSNBC and Fox News – covered the Rodriguez suspension as soon as it was announced. Newsday’s Neil Best tweeted that SportsNet N.Y. had live coverage discussing the Rodriguez suspension, but YES Network, the Yankees’ TV partner, did not (THE DAILY).