Alex Rodriguez hits his 660th career home run to tie Willie Mays record during a game with Boston Red Sox in the 8th inning at Fenway Park Boston, Massachusetts. Photo: Jim Rogash/Getty

In the top of the 8th inning at Fenway Park last Friday night, Alex Rodriguez came off the bench for his first at-bat, and the Boston Red Sox fans ser(...)

Alex  Rodriguez: hardly the first steroid user to come back to the diamond, he  is the most brazen and obstinate of them all. Photo:  Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

As he prepared to return from a one-year suspension for steroid use, the erstwhile New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez did what any narcissi(...)

Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees: “I take full responsibility for the mistakes that led to my suspension for the 2014 season,” he said in his statement. Photograph: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images

Embattled New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez apologised on Tuesday for “the mistakes” he made that led to his suspension for taking performance-e(...)

 Lawyers for Alex Rodriguez are seeking to overturn his doping-related suspension for the 2014 season. Photograph: Barton Silverman/The New York Times

It was hardly a surprise that lawyers for Alex Rodriguez went to federal court in Manhattan yesterday to try to halt his season-long doping suspension(...)

New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez has been banned for 2014. Photograph: Mark Blinch/Reuters

New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez will be suspended for the entire 2014 Major League Baseball (MLB) season and play-offs for doping after an in(...)

Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees  during last night’s game against the Chicago White Sox. Photograph: John Gress/Reuters

New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez has confirmed he intends to “fight this through the process” after appealing against his ban for violations of Ma(...)

First responders help an injured person following a mass stabbing at the Cy-Fair campus of Lone Star College in northwest Houston, Texas, yesterday. Photograph: Maya Khalil/Reuters

A 20-year-old man has been charged over a stabbing spree at a Texas community college in which at least 14 people were injured. Sheriff(...)