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New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez, left, signs autographs at U.S. Cellular Field before a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox in Chicago on Monday. (AP)

Chicago Crowd Boos Alex Rodriguez

by Steve Mullis
Aug 5, 2013

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Following the announcement Monday that New York's Alex Rodriguez, along with 12 other players, would be suspended for alleged drug use, the Yankee was booed in his first at-bat during a game against Chicago.

The moment was captured by an Instagram user in the crowd:

Sports news site Deadspin also had a video of the crowd's displeasure with A-Rod. He hit a single and was booed a bit more when he got on base.

Rodriguez has said he plans on appealing the 211-game suspension.

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