Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 9/16/14
It is no secret that Brian Cashman isn’t the biggest Alex Rodriguez fan. He was not the one that wanted to sign the All-Star to the $300 million deal 5 years ago, and he certainly wishes he could rid himself of the headache now. A-Rod continues to get on Cashaman’s nerve, and his latest stunt of tweeting out the progress of his rehab has infuriated the New York Yankees GM like nobody has seen before. While speaking to Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York, Cashman sent a hard message to Rodriguez: “You know what, when the Yankees want to announce something, [we will],” Cashman told ESPN New York. “Alex should just shut the f— up. That’s it. I’m going to call Alex now.” Wow. Who saw that coming? Cashman spoke to ESPN’s Wallace Matthews on Monday and said that A-Rod was not yet cleared to play in rehab games: “He has not been cleared by our doctors to play in rehab games yet,” he said. “He’s getting closer. There’s no doubt about it. But we don’t have a date for him to start playing games yet. It could be July 1. It could also be July 5, or maybe June [...]
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