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Photo courtesy of NESN.com TORONTO-- As if this Boston Red Sox- New York Yankees series was not exciting enough, Red Sox pitcher John Lackey may have added a little fuel to the fire. Speaking to the Boston Globe on Thursday, Lackey says he has a problem with the fact that that Alex Rodriguez, who hit a home run off Lackey in the pitcher’s first Major League game in 2002 , is still on the field following a 211-game suspension on August 5. Major League Baseball said at the time that it “had evidence Rodriguez used numerous forms of PEDs over multiple years.” “I’ve got a problem with it. You bet I do,” Lackey said on Thursday. “How is he still playing? He obviously did something and he’s playing. I’m not sure that’s right . . . It’s pretty evident he’s been doing stuff for a lot of years I’ve been facing him.” “He took me deep the first time I faced him as a rookie, and he admitted to doing stuff back then. There are a lot of things I want back from him.” Rodriguez has appealed h
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With the Yankees in town, Red Sox pitcher John Lackey let it be known under no uncertain terms that he has an issue with A-Rod playing during his appeal.
A little heightened Red Sox Yankees tension.
John Lackey isn’t really one to hold back, so it comes as no surprise that he would voice his opinion on the A-rod playing while appealing suspension situation.
I’ve got a problem with it. You bet I do,” Lackey said on Thursday. “How is he still playing? He obviously did something and he’s playing. I’m not sure that’s...
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Alex Rodriguez's new lawyer, top New York criminal defense attorney Joe Tacopina, says the team misled A-Rod about his injuries.
WON'T GET ANIMATED
Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez has been cut from "Henry & Me," an animated family film where the slugger has a voice role and hits a home run for a cancer patient.
Things are turning bleak for the Boston Red Sox, who lost their third straight game and sixth of their last eight. A four-game lead in the AL East has dwindled to just one over the Tampa Bay Rays and after a 10-3 thumping by the rival New York Yankees, those in Red Sox Nation are beginning to fear the worse.
The Sox (72-52) can certainly turn it...
THEY NAMED NAMES
Members of Alex Rodriguez's inner circle reportedly leaked names of players implicated in the Biogenesis scandal, including Ryan Braun, to the media.
The Boston Red Sox are beginning a three-game series against the New York Yankees on Friday night at Fenway Park. John Lackey is scheduled to pitch for Boston on Saturday, but he is not looking forward to facing Alex Rodriguez. It’s not that he fears the Yankees slugger — he just doesn’t think he deserves […]
Alex Rodriguez says he's cutting off all non-baseball talk after a wild weekend of accusations and retaliations on and off the field.
Rodriguez is not in the New York Yankees' lineup Wednesday night, a day after playing both games of a doubleheader.
The three-time MVP says he wants to put the focus solely on baseball while the Yankees make a push for a spot in the playoffs...
On Friday, Alex Rodriguez strongly denied a report that he implicated fellow players, including New York Yankees teammate Francisco Cervelli, as a PED user to a website back in January.Rodriguez also implied the story was just the latest in a series of leaks designed to further tarnish his image as he moves forward with his appeal of the 211-game suspension, which was handed down...
This guy just makes it so difficult to have any sympathy for him. I have never been much of a fan of his, but as I wrote a few weeks ago, I do think he is the white whale to Bud Selig’s Captain Ahab.
Now, news that will probably end up turning even the most hardcore A-Rod supporter against him. 60 Minutes has learned that Alex Rodriguez camp allegedly leaked unredacted versions...
It’s always a spectacle when the Red Sox take on the Yankees. But one of the greatest rivalries in all of sports will have an added bit of intrigue when New York travels to Boston this weekend.
Alex Rodriguez will play at Fenway Park for the first time since he was suspended 211 games by Major League Baseball for his involvement in the Biogenesis performance-enhancing drug scandal...
Is there a GIF that captures Alex Rodriguez more perfectly than this one? That’s A-Rod’s face superimposed onto the body of Vince McMahon, doing the WWE boss’ power walk into the ring. Though he has always wanted to be liked and have that good guy persona, Rodriguez is disliked by most sports fans and makes […]
Alex Rodgriguez and Bud Selig aren’t the most trustworthy individuals, so who knows who is telling the truth, but it is in MLB’s best interest to make A-Rod look as bad as possible.
Someone is lying and honestly I don’t know who.
Alex Rodriguez on Friday strongly denied a report that he implicated fellow players, including New York Yankees teammate Francisco Cervelli, as...
As we know sports are not made out of rainbows and friendly unicorns. There are many moments in sports where we as fans are shaking and scratching our heads. Sometimes it is best to just forget these moments and move on but, what is the fun in that? So that is why we are comparing certain instances in sports history to find out Which Athlete Did it Worse?
Ryan Braun vs. Alex Rodriguez...
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Purdue hopes that Darrell Hazell is the solution at head coach.
A cool look into baseball history, including a rookie Alex Rodriguez and a 20 year old David Ortiz.
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