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Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees in Game 1 of the ALCS, Oct. 13, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees in Game 1 of the ALCS, Oct. 13, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez and as many as 20 other Major League Baseball players could be suspended for up to 100 games as early as next week, according to a report published on Tuesday evening.

ESPN reported that Rodriguez will meet with MLB officials on Friday.

The suspensions are related to performance-enhancing drugs and players who were treated at the Biogenesis clinic in Miami, sources told the show "Outside the Lines."

Among the players to be suspended, according to the report, is Milwaukee Brewers star Ryan Brawn.

Rodriguez remains on the disabled list as he recovers from a hip injury.

ESPN reported that the suspensions would take place next week after the All-Star game.

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