Jennifer Lopez & A-Rod Just Miss Bumping Into Her Hunky Ex Casper Smart

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Aug. 28 2018, Updated 7:29 p.m. ET

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Uh-oh! Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez came close to sharing their romantic date night dinner with her ex-loverCasper Smart! Lopez and Rodriguez were enjoying dinner at Craig's in West Hollywood, Calif., on Monday, August 27, as Smart dined solo at a neighboring table at the same restaurant. So did the former flames run into each other?  Check out this RadarOnline.com gallery for more!

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A-Rod and Lopez were dressed casually for their evening out.

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Lopez, 49, sported a dark blue and white track suit while her 43-year-old former baseball star lover chilled out in a baby blue sweater, khakis and sneakers for the dinner date.

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Smart, 31, also kept it casual, wearing a simple white t-shirt coupled with jeans and a jean jacket.

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But former lovers Lopez and Smart never crossed paths, as witnesses say Lopez and ARod dined with her manager, Benny Medina, while Smart stuck to his own table and guests.

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Smart, a former backup dancer for the “Dinero” singer, had an on-and-off relationship  with Lopez from 2011-2016.

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The relationship seemed to sour for good after Smart was caught cheating on the former American Idol judge with transsexual women.

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But a separate source told Radar that Lopez had essentially been wrapping things up with Smart prior to the scandal, removing him from his creative director position in her organization.

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“He was basically demoted to her cabana boy,” the source said.

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As for her current boy toy, Lopez gushed over Rodriguez earlier this month, as she accepted the prestigious Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the MTV Video Music Awards.

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"Alex, you're like my twin soul. We're like mirror images of each other," Lopez beamed as A-Rod looked on. "Every day the sky is not the limit, the universe is infinite, and so is what we can accomplish together with love and trust and understanding."

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