Found August 10, 2013 on
Next Impulse Sports:
Alex Rodriguez received a mixed reception of boos and cheers walking up to his first at bat in his return to Yankee stadium, which is a bit of a surprise considering the back-and-forth saga throughout the season, capped of with A-Rod’s skirting WFAN’s Mike Francesa’s question of whether he trusted the Yankees. Yet what shouldn’t be a shock to anyone was the wave of boos following A-Rod’s strikeout moments later. Furthermore, the reaction as a whole is a summation of the expectations of New York sports fans who are ever faithful one minute, and quick to turn the next if not given immediate results.
Video courtesy of CBS.
Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
FOR THE RIGHT PRICE
The fan who caught A-Rod's first home run of the season at Yankee Stadium on Sunday is open to selling it, even to Rodriguez, saying, "I’ll sell it back to [A-Rod] if he wants it."
Your browser does not support iframes.
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez played in Yankee Stadium Friday night for the first time this season and received an understandably mixed reaction from the fans.
As A-Rod came to the plate, there was about a 50-50 split between fans cheering and booing. However, after A-Rod struck out in his first at-bat, he was nearly...
HOW BIG OF HIM
Mariano Rivera said that Alex Rodriguez met with each player on the team and apologized to them, saying, "It meant a lot to all of us that he came and did that."
Alex Rodriguez hit his first home run for the New York Yankees since returning to the lineup last week on Sunday afternoon in a 5-4 Yankee victory. You know what that means - it was an AAAAAAAA Bomb from AAAAAAAA Rod in the WCBS booth.
In actuality, John Sterling's call is rather subdued. Instead of the full blown Vaudeville call that he gives most Yankee home run calls...
Alex Rodriguez would get booed in just about every building in America right now, including, as was evident Friday night, Yankee Stadium.
The disgraced superstar returned to the Bronx for his first game in front of the home crowd since he was hit with a 211-game suspension last week. In fact, it was Rodriguez’s first appearance at Yankee Stadium in nearly a year, as the third baseman...
ARE YOU SURPRISED?
Alex Rodriguez reportedly met in secret with Victor Conte, the founder of BALCO, last season to discuss performance-enhancing drugs.
Members of Alex Rodriguez's inner circle obtained and leaked documents that implicated Ryan Braun and other players in using performance-enhancing drugs, "60 Minutes" reported Friday.
Citing unidentified sources, the CBS news show said the leak occurred in February, days after the Miami New Times published documents implicating the Yankees star in the Biogenesis investigation...
Alex Rodriguez got booed in pregame introductions, booed when his picture was put up on the video board and booed again when came to bat in the first inning.
And when he struck out? Booed even more. Loudly, too.
Same thing when he fanned the next time up.
The crowd at Yankee Stadium had its say Friday night when Rodriguez played at home for the first time since last October. While...
He has next to nothing to do with the Yankees’ season being finished by the first week of August.
In fact after missing four months recovering from hip surgery and morphing into the face of the Biogenesis scandal he has looked better than expected.
Yet tonight at Yankee Stadium a frustrated Yankees fan base likely will greet Alex Rodriguez who makes his Bronx season debut with...
It all seems so quaint compared to his 211-game suspension by Major League Baseball but Alex Rodriguez is being disciplined by the Yankees for seeking a second opinion on his strained quad without authorization from the team reports Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York.
This arises out of that fun little controversy in July when A-Rod had Dr. Michael Gross examine his MRI and then go...
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez will make his 2013
Yankee Stadium debut Friday night, and he says he couldn't be more
The last time Alex Rodriguez set foot in Yankee Stadium against the Tigers, he was benched in favor of Eric Chavez. Now, he returns nearly a year later – back at third base.
It seems as if it’s now or never for the Yankees, who are just one game above .500 coming into tonight’s game. Ivan Nova looks to continue his recent success, facing off against New Jersey native Rick Porcello...
In light of the Biogenesis scandal, Joe Healy feels (gasp!) sympathy for the disgraced Alex Rodriguez.
Alex Rodriguez connected for his first home run of the season on Sunday slugging a solo second-inning blast to left field off the Tigers' Justin Verlander.
For Rodriguez it was his 648th career home run and also accounted for his 1951st career RBI surpassing Stan Musial for sole possession of fifth place on baseball's all-time list.
In his next at-bat Rodriguez added an...
Mark Cuban tends to have opinions on things, and when it comes to Alex Rodriguez and the Biogenesis scandal, it’s no different.
The Dallas Mavericks owner was a guest on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno on Thursday, and he was asked about the 211-game suspension — which the Yankees third baseman is appealing — that Rodriguez was handed Monday. Characteristically, Cuban used it...