A-Rod's hearing to begin Sept. 30

Updated: September 7, 2013, 1:17 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- Alex Rodriguez's appeal of his 211-game suspension is scheduled to begin Sept. 30, the day after the regular season ends, if the Yankees don't make the playoffs, a source told ESPNNewYork.com Friday.

Because Rodriguez has the right to be present for the hearings in front of arbitrator Fredric Horowitz, the process could be postponed if the Yankees still are playing. The team entered Friday night 2½ games behind the Tampa Bay Rays for the second wild card in the American ...

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