The Ups and Downs of Alex Rodriguez

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Early Life

Rodriguez was born July 27, 1975, in New York City. His family soon relocated to Miami, Florida. He first honed his baseball skills as a shortstop Miami's Westminster Christian High School, leading his team to the national high school championship his junior year. As a senior, he was named USA Baseball Junior Player of the Year and Gatorade's national baseball student athlete of the year. (Photo: David Klein/Getty Images)