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Athletes react to Biogenesis suspensions on Twitter

Alex Rodriguez stretches on the on deck circle

Alex Rodriguez stretches on the on deck circle during the first inning in his first rehab game with the Charleston RiverDogs. (July 2, 2013) (Credit: AP)

Major League Baseball suspended Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez 211 games and handed out 50-game suspensions to 12 other baseball players Monday afternoon. Needless to say, there was no shortage of reaction on Twitter.

Check out some of the top Twitter reactions to the suspensions from baseball players past and present. We'll be updating this post as more athletes speak out. (Newsday app users can view the tweets by going to http://bit.ly/1b7c7ji.)

Tags: MLB , Biogenesis , Alex Rodriguez

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