Former New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez and actress/singer Jennifer Lopez announced two weeks ago their relationship was over.
From J-Rod to … Bennifer?
The New York Posts Page Six reports actress/singer Jennifer Lopez has been seen hanging out with former fiancee Ben Affleck, less than two weeks after officially splitting from former New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez.
Affleck has been spotted multiple times going to J.Los home during the day, we hear. … Affleck, 48, has allegedly visited Lopez, 51, three times since she returned to Los Angeles from shooting her new film, Shotgun Wedding, in the Dominican Republic.
However Page Six reports the reunion between Lopez and Affleck, who were engaged from 2002 to 2004, is just friendly.
An insider said: They are friends theyve never not been.
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This news comes just days after US Weekly reported Rodriguez is hoping for one more turn at the plate with Lopez.
A-Rod will not give up on his and J. Los relationship, a source tells Us Weekly exclusively. He is willing to do anything to make it work.
But according to US Weekly, J. Lo still doesnt trust A-Rod all the way. Shes very skeptical, but she heard him out because she still has a lot of love for him.
The now-ex couple officially announced the end of their relationship on April 15 with a statement provided to the Today show:
We have realized we are better as friends and look forward to remaining so. We will continue to work together and support each other on our shared businesses and projects. We wish the best for each other and one anothers children. Out of respect for them, the only other comment we have to say is thank you to everyone who has sent kind words and support.
Despite that announcement, Page Six reported Rodriguez and Lopez had dinner last week at the Hotel Bel-Air in Los Angeles.
Its the same ritzy restaurant where they went on their first date back in 2017. Lopez also reportedly owns a $28 million mansion in the neighborhood. … Its unclear what the friendly Oscar weekend dinner was about. … Insiders said the pair was amicable during the meeting and there still seemed to be love and respect there.
And hows this for irony? Page Six reports thats the same hotel Affleck used this week as home base while visiting Lopez.
But the only thing worse than Rodriguez watching Lopez, to whom he proposed in 2019, return to Affleck? Knowing that Affleck always has been … and always will be … a die-hard Red Sox fan.
Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck watch the pregame introductions before Game 3 of the 2003 ALCS between the Boston Red Sox and the New York Yankees at Fenway Park in Boston, Mass.SL
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