Originally written on Lady Loves Pinstripes  |  Last updated 10/20/14
Poor Alex Rodriguez, as this guy cannot get a break. Alex Rodriguez in the field for a game on May 28, 2008. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) As even though the New York Yankees season ended so embarrassingly almost two weeks ago, A-rod is still getting blamed but now for other teams poor play. The latest and most ridiculous accusation is that because of A-rod’s stale bat in the ALCS, the Tigers were able to sweep the Yankees, who were clearly a better team than the one that showed up. The Yankees quick and painful exit of the postseason meant that Detroit had to wait for days until the NLDS finished between the Cardinals and Giants. That series took all 7-games to win, and now the Tigers are down 0-2 to the Giants in the World Series; and they also seemed to have picked up where the stumbling Yankees left off, which is out-matched. So, whom should the Tigers be pointing the finger at? Well, to start…. There is ace Justin Verlander, who got rocked by the Giants in WS Game 1. The shock of...
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