Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 8/22/13
The New York Yankees have the best record in the American League East since Alex Rodriguez returned from injury. Of course the media circus surrounding A-Rod has still been a distraction that he no longer wants to deal with. Rodriguez told the media, “I’m shutting it all down, I’m shutting it all down.  The focus is to be back on the field. There are so many great stories going on in baseball, and for us, we really just want to focus on playing good baseball, and 100 percent have all the questions be about baseball. If there’s any question in the future that are not about baseball, the interview will end at that moment.” A-Rod told his lawyers to back down on bashing MLB and just wants the focus to be on baseball. Really? Does he really think that is possible? In the meantime, the Yankees have become very relevant in both the Division and Wild Card race. With Derek Jeter expected to return early next week. It could be a September to remember in the Bronx. Make the Click and discuss ...
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