Just friends? Alex rodriguez was seen spending time with Ben affleckex-girlfriend of Lindsay shookus on Saturday June 19, following the separation of the athlete from Jennifer lopez earlier this year.
The former Yankees player, 45, was seen sitting next to Shookus, 41, at an intimate birthday party in the Hamptons in a video obtained by Page Six of the New York Post on Monday, June 21.
The couple’s exit came just two months after their respective exes got back together in April.
Alex Rodriguez, Lindsay Shookus and Jennifer Lopez. Shutterstock (3)
In the clip, Rodriguez appeared to be on the phone as he sat next to Shookus. Both would have watched Josh beckermanThe magical act of during the outdoor celebration, making some fans believe they were together.
“There is absolutely nothing there,” a representative for Rodriguez said at the point of sale on Monday in a statement, ending romantic speculation. “They have been friends for 15 years.
The Saturday Night Live producer split from director Argo, 48, in April 2019, after a two-year relationship. However, the two were first linked in 2014, with a source who previously told Us Weekly: “They weren’t casually dating – they were having a full-fledged affair.” Affleck was married to Jennifer garner in the middle of the alleged affair. The Massachusetts native and 13 Going on 30 star, 49, who share Violet, 15, Seraphina, 12, and Samuel, 9, were together for 12 years before they split in 2017.
Rodriguez, for his part, confirmed his broken engagement to Lopez, 51, in early April. The two had been dating for four years before they ended things for good. The duo’s split came just months after the former shortstop made headlines for allegedly having an affair with Southern Charm’s Madison Le Croy in January.
Neither Lopez nor Rodriguez publicly commented on the cheating allegations at the time. LeCroy, 30, however, confirmed that she had an online relationship with the former athlete, but denied that anything “physical” ever happened between them.
A rep for the former baseball player told Us in May, “I don’t know who’s looking to take advantage of these kinds of rumors and false stories. They are factually incorrect. Alex is busy concentrating on his business and his family.
The following month, LeCroy joked about her alleged role in Rodriguez and Lopez’s split and the singer’s reunion with Affleck, telling us exclusively, “I’m saying you’re welcome. I mean, I’m gonna be honest with you. I have nothing to do with why they broke up, and I think everyone knows that. And if you don’t know that then it’s just ridiculous, like, let’s be honest.
Shortly after Rodriguez split from “Jenny From the Block” singer, Lopez was spotted spending time with her ex-fiance Affleck in late April.
We confirmed in May that the exes were officially back after flying to Montana together and then vacationing to a beachfront property in Miami the same month.
“Jen and Ben are both very happy [other] and are excited to see where the relationship is going, ”an Us insider said at the time. “They are dating and are very happy together.”
The duo, who got engaged from 2002 to 2004, have since been spotted packing on the PDA while together in Los Angeles and Affleck spent time with Lopez’s family.
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