Focusing on himself! Although Alex Rodriguez is hoping for a reconciliation with Jennifer Lopez, he’s having fun with his time as a single man for now.
“There’s no holds barred when it comes to who he’s texting, calling, direct messaging, etc.,” a supply completely tells Us Weekly. “He has more freedom and actually wants to enjoy this time of being single. He’s working on building his business in Miami and networking with people in the industry who will bring him and A-Rod Corp more attention.”
The insider additionally famous that the previous MLB professional, 45, is “posting on his social media more than ever because he really wants to show people he’s more than J. Lo’s ex.”
The singer, 51, and the athlete started relationship in 2017 and introduced their engagement two years later. After delaying their wedding ceremony a number of instances due to the pandemic, they confirmed their cut up in a joint assertion in April.
“We have realized we are better as friends and look forward to remaining so,” the duo stated on the time. “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 another’s 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.”
The supply notes that “he’s doing OK and surrounded by his friends and family,” particularly his daughters, Natasha, 16, and Ella, 12, whom he shares with ex-wife Cynthia Scurtis. “They keep him happy and motivate him to become more successful. He cares a lot about his work, family and bettering himself.”
Shortly after the romance got here to an finish, the “On the Floor” singer reunited with ex-fiancé Ben Affleck in Los Angeles. Earlier this month, they took a visit collectively to Big Sky, Montana.
“Alex was jealous that Jen and Ben were seeing each other,” a separate supply instructed Us after Bennifer’s journey. “He’s still holding out hope they can reconcile.”
Lopez and the Argo director, 48, had been engaged for 2 years after meeting on the set of Gigli earlier than splitting in 2004.
“Jen was very intent on parting ways amicably with Alex and being respectful to him. As soon as she and Ben started talking again though, it became very clear to both of them that the old magic and special connection was still there,” a 3rd insider shared with Us. “For right now they really like this low-key, romantic and sexy vibe they’ve got going on.”
With reporting by Diana Cooper