SAN FRANCISCO - Former New York Yankees player Alex Rodriguez was a victim of theft Sunday night in San Francisco after thieves broke into his rental car, making off with a half-million dollars in valuables, according to reports.
The rental car was provided by ESPN, the network confirmed.
A-Rod was broadcasting a Giants-Phillies game at Oracle Park, and parked his SUV on the 400 block of Brannan Street, not too far from the ballpark, the publication wrote.
A-Rod's rental car burglarized in San Francisco; thieves steal $500K in goods (KTVU FOX 2)
The manager of the restaurant Marlowe said Rodriguez had dinner there with a group of people.
After the meal, he returned to his vehicle to find that it had been broken into and all his belongings were gone.
Thieves reportedly stole a camera, laptop, jewelry and a bag, worth around $500,000.
The San Francisco Police Department told KTVU that on Sunday around 11:00 p.m. officers were called to 4th and Brannan regarding an auto burglary.
Officers could not confirm the victim's identity due to department policy.