|Alex Rodriguez scheduled for interview with Major League Baseball|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Thursday, 14 November 2013 23:00|
A-Rod to interview with MLB
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Alex Rodriguez is tentatively scheduled for an investigatory interview with Major League Baseball on Friday in New York, according to a person familiar with the process, which would enable the New York Yankees third baseman to testify at his grievance next week.
The interview could be called off, the person said Wednesday, speaking on condition of anonymity because no statements were authorized.
Rodriguez was suspended for 211 games by MLB on Aug. 5 for alleged violations of the sport's drug agreement and labor contract, and the players' association filed a grievance to overturn the penalty. The case, being heard by arbitrator Fredric Horowitz, is scheduled to resume Monday.