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Manager spared Alex Rodriguez

Updated: October 27, 2012, 10:42 AM ET
ESPN.com news services

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi had the team's public address announcer leave out Alex Rodriguez's name when the struggling slugger was pinch-hit for during the playoffs, according to a report on CBSSports.com.

Announcements usually include both the pinch hitter and the player he is replacing in the lineup. But in this case, Rodriguez's name was not heard in the stadium.

CBSSports.com said the call came when Eric Chavez pinch hit for A-Rod in Game 1 of the AL Championship ...

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