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A-Rod back in Yankees' lineup

Updated: September 1, 2013, 1:48 PM ET
By Ian Begley | Special to ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez was back in the lineup Sunday, one day after sitting out with flu-like symptoms. Rodriguez hit fifth and played third base against the Orioles.

Manager Joe Girardi put Rodriguez's name in the lineup but said he'd like to see how the third baseman got through pregame batting practice before making a final decision.

The three-time MVP is facing a 211-game ban for violating baseball's joint drug agreement and collective ...

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