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SEATTLE -- The Seattle Mariners continued to make the New York Yankees' trip to the West Coast as painful as possible Tuesday. It wasn't just that the Mariners scored a 4-2 win that sent the Yankees to their fifth loss in six games on the trip. More notable was that New York third baseman Alex Rodriguez came out of the game after taking an eighth-inning fastball off his left hand. He was diagnosed with a non-displaced fracture of the fifth metacarpal. It will be a day or two before New York knows just how much time the No. 3 hitter will miss, but it's likely to be close to two months. "It's a tough blow," said Rodriguez, his left hand heavily bandaged. He will fly back to New York with the team after Wednesday's game and will see the team doctors Thursday. Seattle starter Felix Hernandez, who threw the pitch that injured Rodriguez, a 91 mph changeup, was downhearted when he learned of the injury, despite having earned his ninth win. "I fe...
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Seattles Felix Hernandez drilled Yankees 3rd baseman, Alex Rodriguez, with a pitch during Tuesday night’s game in Seattle. X-Rays revealed that the 88 mph changeup fractured A-Rod’s hand, an injury that could sideline him anywhere between 4 to 8 weeks.Mark Texiera said of this A-Rod injury, ”You hate to see a guy go down on something freak like that. I had a weird feeling...
This team's luck is just awful. Here's the most recent bad news, via Marc Carig:Alex Rodriguez will go onto the disabled list after suffering a non-displaced fracture in his left hand. Rodriguez was hit on the hand by an 88-mph changeup from Felix Hernandez in the eighth inning of Tuesday night's 4-2 loss to the Seattle Mariners.
The fracture is on the pinky side of...
New York Yankee third baseman Alex Rodriguez left tonight’s game against the Mariners after getting hit on the hand by Felix Hernandez.
According to a report by Matthew Pouliot of Hardballtalk.com, Rodriguez suffered a non-displaced fracture of his wrist and will likely be headed to the DL.
This is rough news for a Yankee team that is coming off a four game sweep at the hands of...
Alex Rodriguez will likely be out several weeks after getting hit by a pitch from Felix Hernandez on the wrist. He went down immediately.
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez struck out for the 2,000th time in his major league career when he went down swinging against Seattle's Felix Hernandez.
Rodriguez struck out in the sixth inning on Tuesday night when Hernandez got the Yankees star on a 2-2 changeup. Seattle's crowd erupted into cheers as they usually do when Rodriguez strikes out against his...
How Seattle Mariner pitcher Felix Hernandez missed Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez' elephant sized elbow guard is only overshadowed by the brutal sound of the fifth metacarpal in Arod's left...
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The New York Yankees will be forced to mix and match players at third base after Alex Rodriguez suffered a non-displaced fracture of his left fifth metacarpal when he was hit by a pitch from Felix Hernandez in the eight inning of a 4-2 loss to the Mariners.
Rodriguez immediately grabbed his hand in pain and went to the ground as manager Joe Girardi and the training staff rushed...
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For a while, it felt like the Red Sox were being singled out. Boston's dealt with its fair share of injuries in the 2012 season, but as the year goes on, more and more teams are dealing with many of the same problems. The Yankees will be without Alex Rodriguez for a while and the Blue Jays are now coming to grips to life without catcher J.P. Arencibia. That means that not only...
The rivalry between the Red Sox and Yankees is arguably the most heated and historic in all of sports. When thinking about it, images of Jason Varitek and Alex Rodriguez brawling or Pedro Martinez tossing Don Zimmer probably race through your head. Is it possible to fit Ichiro into the equation? The former Mariners outfielder says he is looking forward to it.
“When I watched those...
Almost as soon as Alex Rodriguez hit the ground Tuesday night clutching his broken hand, the rumors about Chase Headley and the New York Yankees started flying. A number of teams had already contacted the San Diego Padres about the availability of the third baseman. With A-Rod out, certainly the Yankees would be calling. A New York radio station even put in a call to a Padres...
Being a sports fan in Seattle hasn’t always been easy. Diehard SuperSonics fans helplessly watched as their beloved team was uprooted and moved to Oklahoma City. Mariners fans had to watch heroes such as Ken Griffey Jr., Alex Rodriguez and Randy Johnson go on to have Hall of Fame careers with other teams. And now Seattle sports fans have lost another legend as Ichiro Suzuki was...
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New York Yankees 2 — Seattle Mariners 4
Three Yankees were hit by pitches to add to the...
SEATTLE -- The Seattle Mariners continued to make the New York Yankees' trip to the West Coast as painful as possible Tuesday. It wasn't just that the Mariners scored a 4-2 win that sent the Yankees to their fifth loss in six games on the trip. More notable was that New York third baseman Alex Rodriguez came out of the game after taking a eighth-inning fastball off his...