Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, August 8, 2012

Alex Rodriguez
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In town playing Detroit, injured New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez toured Michigan's new basketball Player Development Center on Wednesday. Not exactly sure of the connection, but here's something we're pretty confident about: Yankee teammate and Ohio State product Nick Swisher was nowhere near Ann Arbor and will have some choice words for the three-time AL MVP. See Michigan Basketball's Facebook page's picture of Rodriguez with the basketball staff in this post.

[ ARod visits Michigan athletic facilities | Gallery of new facility]

A-Rod ran into a very popular former Wolverine during his tour:

And no trip to Ann Arbor is complete without a visit to Zingerman's.

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