Thomson ReutersFebruary 25, 2014 14:47
3B Alex Rodriguez if no longer on the outs with his union. Tony Clark, executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association, said he expects Rodriguez to be back on the playing field next year when A-Rod comes off his season-long ban. Clark does not expect any retribution against Rodriguez from players who were reportedly angered that he filed a lawsuit against the union. "Alex is a member of the players' association," Clark said at the Yankees' spring training facility in Tampa, Fla., on Feb. 24.