Barack Obama depressed by A-Rod's admissionThe admission of steroid use by Alex Rodriguez was termed as “depressing news” by President Barack Obama.

Rodriguez admitted to and apologized for using performance enhancing drugs from 2001 to 2003 when he was a part of the Texan Rangers in an exclusive interview with ESPN.

Obama said it is good to see that problems have been and will be sorted out by the MLB so that kids can learn from such mistakes without committing them.