a) Too many performance enhancing injections? (Though five doctors swore to the Daily News that that was not the case. Uh huh.)
b) Too many late-night performances with Madonna?
c) Too many years of dancing "the bump" as a kid?
d) He was bitten by a rabid Red Sox fan?
3/8/09 @ 11:20 A.M. ET: THIS JUST IN: Rodriguez is now going to have hip surgery TOMORROW. Per the NYTimes.com report, A-Rod will be having hip surgery in Vail, CO, and will be out a minimum of six weeks. And doctors say he will likely need another surgery after the season. So who will the Yankees get to replace A-Rod's bat? And do you think the doctors will be putting bionics or nanotechnology into A-Rod? Let the rumors start flying!
Michael Hastings, RIP
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