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July 30, 2013
Texas Rangers Alex Rodriguez slaps hands with coach Bucky Dent (L) after defeating the Anaheim Angels 3-2 at The Ballpark in Arlington in Arlington, Texas, in this file photo from April 2, 2001. Major League Baseball teams and fans are bracing themselves for the verdicts in the long doping investigation that threatens to expose some of the game's biggest names as cheats. The fate of around a dozen top players, including New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez, could be decided within the next few days, amid media reports that the game's highest-paid player faces the prospect of a lengthy ban.