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Brooklyn bodega named after A-Rod to change name

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The owner of a bodega in Brooklyn named after Yankee star Alex Rodriguez says he’s changing the name of his store after customers have complained about the three-time MVP’s actions.

Ricardo Rodriguez told the Daily News his customers have been giving him a hard time about the name of his store called A-Rod Grocery.

The store, located at 457 Myrtle Avenue in the Bushwick section, was originally named Pena Grocery before Rodriguez renamed in 2000 after the then Seattle Mariners star.

Rodriguez, who is not related to the Yankees third baseman, says he doesn’t know what name he will give his store.

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