In the Miami New Times article, it was revealed that one of Alex Rodriguez‘s code names was “Cacique”.
So what does Cacique mean?
Well, according to Dictionary.com:
[kuh-seek] Show IPA
1.a chief of an Indian clan or tribe in Mexico and the West Indies.
2.(in Spain and Latin America) a political boss on a local level.
3.(in the Philippines) a prominent landowner.
4.any of several black and red or black and yellow orioles of the American tropics that construct long, pendent nests.
So now you know!