Rod loses $500K worth of jewelry, electronics in vehicle robbery

Alex Rodriguez is in his second year with ESPN's

According Evan Sernoffsky and Phil Matier of The San Francisco Chronicle, Rodriguez had "a camera, a laptop, miscellaneous jewelry and a bag" stolen out of the auto that ESPN paid for him and other staffers to come to Oracle Park in to announce the Phillies-Giants game. Rodriguez and some other members of the ESPN production crew were having dinner after the game when the robbery took place.

A-Rod was doing his thing Sunday Night, working the ESPN broadcast for Sunday Night Baseball when auto jackers make off with a large amount of goods in his rental vehicle, per the San Francisco Chronicle.

"It's an unfortunate situation", an ESPN spokesman told The Washington Post.

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Law enforcement sources tell us the MLB legend - who was in town for his ESPN gig as a baseball color commentator - had his rented SUV broken into just a few blocks from Oracle Park on Sunday.

When he finally returned to his auto, he discovered that it had been broken into - and an estimated $500,000 worth of items was missing, according to the San Francisco Chronicle. A camera, laptop, bag, and miscellaneous jewelry were taken from the vehicle. The irony: During the Phillies' 9-6 loss to the Giants, Rodriguez criticized Phillies manager Gabe Kapler over his "careless managing".

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez pauses during a news conference, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, in New York, after announcing that Friday, Aug. 12, will be his last game as a player.

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