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Alex Rodriguez made his first appearance in a baseball game this season with the Yankees Single-A affiliate in Charleston.
A-Rod seems to already be in post-season form going 0-2 with a weak ground out to third and striking out looking.
ESPN went big and broke into SportsCenter for a live look at A-Rod’s return. It’s like no one remembers that the last time we saw Rodriguez in last year’s playoffs, he went 3-for-25 (.120) with no RBI in seven playoff games and was getting benched for Raul Ibanez.
Don’t worry Yankee fans, A-Rod will be back in the Bronk soon enough so you can see those slow rollers in person.
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BEST OF MAXIM
The return of Alex Rodriguez is near. He was tested both at the plate and in the field yesterday as he made his first rehab start since undergoing surgery to repair a hip impingement during the offseason. Rodriguez was assigned to the Class-A Charleston RiverDogs. He made his 2013 debut there last night.
The first play Rodriguez had to field was a bunt attempt. He fielded...
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Rodriguez went hitless in his two games for the Charleston RiverDogs on Tuesday and Wednesday, but his Class-A teammates were lauding...
Alex Rodriguez, following a week of controversy and headlines, will finally begin his rehab assignment after being cleared by doctors authorized by the New York Yankees.
A-Rod will play in a minimum of three innings at third base on Tuesday for Single-A Charleston, according to beat writer Bryan Hoch. Rodriguez will work his way up to playing a full nine innings over the course of...
Alex Rodriguez called his season's debut a success, even if the results Tuesday night didn't bear that out.
Rodriguez played his first game since a miserable October and went hitless in two at-bats for the Charleston RiverDogs. In his first game since left hip surgery in January, Rodriguez grounded into a double play in his first time up then struck out looking against 23...
Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez grounded out twice and turned a double play Wednesday night in the second game of his minor league rehab stint with Class-A Charleston.
Rodriguez is recovering from left hip surgery in January. He spent time in the dugout signing items for his teammates after he came out, and then jogged out to the right-field stands to sign for fans.
Alex Rodriguez says he'll likely need all 20 rehabilitation games allowed to work back into playing shape before returning to the Yankees. And he is confident he'll be back this season.
The injured third baseman is set to begin a rehab assignment Tuesday night with the minor league Charleston RiverDogs.
Rodriguez was working out at the Yankees spring training complex in...
There is no player who has played the game of baseball better than Alex Rodriguez over the past 18 years. From his defensive play at shortstop and third base, to his ability to hit for average and power, along with a knack for stealing bases, the New York Yankees beleaguered and sometimes toxic third baseman has done it all better than anyone during his career. But he is more of...
The New York Yankees have cleared third baseman Alex Rodriguez to begin his minor league rehab assignment, according to Bryan Hoch of MLB.com.
Yankees announce A-Rod will begin rehab assignment tomorrow with Class-A Charleston. Scheduled to play min. of 3 innings at 3B.
— Bryan Hoch (@BryanHoch) July 1, 2013
Hoch notes that Rodriguez will begin his assignment tomorrow...
Alex Rodriguez has been cleared by the New York Yankees to begin a rehab assignment, the team announced Monday. Rodriguez is slated to start and play at least three innings at third base for Class A Charleston, S.C., on Tuesday night. Rodriguez has been working out at the Yankees’ spring training complex in Florida this year while recovering from surgery on his left hip on Jan...
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The warning signs were there, the Angels simply chose to avoid them...
PAYING NO MIND
Saying "I know people think I’m nuts," Alex Rodriguez insists he’s not worried about what people say, he just wants the chance to compete on the field.
PAY UP, BUD
Porter Fischer, the whistleblower behind the Biogenesis scandal, has demanded $1 million from Major League Baseball in exchange for documents.
The level of starpower that the New York Yankees are putting on the field this season is extremely low. There's no Derek Jeter, there's no Alex Rodriguez, Mark Teixeira, Curtis Granderson, and Kevin Youkilis have all only played a handful of games, and the Bronx Bombers are only four games above .500 and fourth in the AL East. That lack of production on the field has resulted...