The verdict: no apparent punishment, other than mild scorn, implied disappointment and expressed sadness, from Major League Baseball's principal.
No such luck for those expecting discipline, at least the kind one feels with a ruler tapping the wrist or open hand smacking the buttocks. Legally, Selig probably couldn't do anything the players union couldn't challenge and ultimately block.
From the looks of it, in fairness, Selig thinks A-Rod should be very, very ashamed of himself.
Here's the full text from the baseball commissioner:
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"On behalf of Major League Baseball, I am saddened by the revelations concerning Alex Rodriguez's use of performance-enhancing substances. While Alex deserves credit for publicly confronting the issue, there is no valid excuse for using such substances and those who use