A-Rod can't inject meaning into No. 600

Rodriguez's PED use taints what could have been a truly historic home run

Originally Published: August 4, 2010
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

Poor Alex Rodriguez, he coulda been a contenduh. In a perfect big league world, a world in which sluggers drink their milk and take their Vitamin C and do their chin-ups, Rodriguez would have been everybody's all-American boy.

Handsome. Clean-cut. Driven to succeed. Able to leap tall buildings in a single bound.

Rodriguez would've been the luckiest No. 13 alive. He would've smashed his 600th untainted home run for the world famous New York Yankees, and millions would've continued to ...

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