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Alex Rodriguez hopes for return

Updated: August 3, 2013, 12:06 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

TRENTON, N.J. -- Embattled New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez says that he and the Yankees have agreed on a "tentative" plan for him to return to the team on Monday.

Rodriguez went 1-for-2 with a home run with Double-A Trenton during a rehab game on Friday night against the Reading Fightin Phils. He plans to play Saturday for Trenton and then go through a light workout on Sunday before rejoining the Yankees in Chicago for Monday's game against the White Sox.

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