Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 3/29/13
I took a moment from - what feels like - endless packing to write about a disturbing but not shocking story that came out yesterday involving Alex Rodriguez. The Yankees third baseman is no stranger to controversy but this time the issue lies within his wallet more than his body. For the first time in a while Rodriguez may be answering questions regarding his salary than his whereabouts during a specific night, on a specific day while in the offseason. The story I'm referring to was published on ESPN New York yesterday with a headline that simply read, "Alex Rodriguez will make more than Astros." I thought it was a great header too, but what followed - within the body of text - was an unfortunate display of the current state of baseball. It would be unfair to put the blame on Rodriguez (clearly he's an easy target) when, in reality, it's the Yankees and their 15th straight year at the top of the payroll mountain that have fans rolling their eyes - well except for the Evil Empire fa...
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