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Will University of Miami remove A-Rod's name from stadium?

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08:46 AM ET 08.04 | The University of Miami hasn't seriously discussed removing Alex Rodriguez's name from its baseball stadium amid more allegations of PED use, but won't comment publicly about it. But this would not be an easy call, considering he contributed $3.9 million toward renovations and considering he hasn't been charged with a crime.

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August 4, 2013  09:04 AM ET

Considering the money he spent on their park, I'd think they will keep his name on it.

August 4, 2013  09:17 AM ET

If they return the money and change the name then fine. If they keep the money, then no way. If J. Edgar Hoover can have his name on the FBI building, then names just do not mean much.

August 4, 2013  09:18 AM ET

Just call the place "The Juice" and move on.

August 4, 2013  09:27 AM ET

I know, they can give one of their famous baseball alumnis a call and see if he will give some of the $100+ million he has coming his way to them and they can rename it "Ryan Joseph Braun Stadium."

August 4, 2013  09:45 AM ET
QUOTE(#1):

Considering the money he spent on their park, I'd think they will keep his name on it.

For that money it should be Awesome A-Rod Stadium.

August 4, 2013  11:04 AM ET

Well, if they do that, I just want the guy to know that for just $1 million I will stencil his name all over my house.

August 4, 2013  11:27 AM ET

I don't think so!!

August 4, 2013  11:46 AM ET
QUOTE(#2):

If they return the money and change the name then fine. If they keep the money, then no way. If J. Edgar Hoover can have his name on the FBI building, then names just do not mean much.

Exactly.

August 4, 2013  11:47 AM ET
QUOTE(#6):

Well, if they do that, I just want the guy to know that for just $1 million I will stencil his name all over my house.

LOL

August 4, 2013  08:21 PM ET
QUOTE(#5):

For that money it should be Awesome A-Rod Stadium.

I would go to a game at that park.

August 4, 2013  10:22 PM ET
QUOTE(#5):

For that money it should be Awesome A-Rod Stadium.

Biogenesis Ballpark.

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August 5, 2013  02:23 AM ET

If Arod loses challenge and gets the 200+ games that was mentioned that would just about wipe out most of his remaining contract. About 1 1/2 seasons. I could see A-Rod if it looks like he might lose challenge he might try to negotiate a shorter suspension.

 
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