Yankees slugger A-Rod working out

Sure, Alex Rodriguez won’t be in the Yankees lineup on Opening

Day.

Thanks to offseason surgery to repair a torn labrum, the

37-year-old slugger likely will be out until at least the All-Star

break.

But don’t worry Yankee fans, A-Rod is working out and doing his

best to be ready sooner than later.

On Friday, Rodriguez posted

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target="_blank">pictures of him working out on Facebook with

the message, “The rehab journey continues. Ready to support the New

York Yankees.”

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Reader comments varied from support to criticism — with

several posts referring to “cheat” and “steroids.”

But A-Rod must have expected the haters to voice their opinions,

right?