RUSH: Alex Rodriguez has decided to take a page out of the Clinton playbook to treat Bud Selig and the New York Yankees as Ken Starr. What Rodriguez is going to say is, “Why me? Why’d these other guys get suspended for 50 games and you’re giving me 211? Why are you singling me out? Why didn’t you offer me 50? How come you’re taking away all this money from me?”
He’s gonna say that they’ve gotta vendetta against him. He’s gonna say that they don’t like him. He’s gonna say that they got big problems with him, and then he’s gonna say… He hasn’t denied any of this. He was asked point-blank yesterday at the press conference whether he took any of these performance enhancing drugs. He did say, “Well, I’m not gonna talk about it. It’s not the place for this. I’m just so excited to be back in uniform, so excited to be back in the game I love,” and he really thought answers were really confusing.