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Your browser does not support iframes.On Sunday, New York Yankees third basemen Alex Rodriguez homered for the first time this season, launching a towering drive into the left field seats at Yankee Stadium off Tigers ace Justin Verlander.It marked the 648th home run in the controversial career of Rodriguez, who just returned last week from offseason hip surgery, in addition to being suspended 211 games for performance-enhancing drug use.Rodriguez is appealing the suspension and is being allowed to play in the meantime.
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The fan who caught A-Rod's first home run of the season at Yankee Stadium on Sunday is open to selling it, even to Rodriguez, saying, "I’ll sell it back to [A-Rod] if he wants it."
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New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez played in Yankee Stadium Friday night for the first time this season and received an understandably mixed reaction from the fans.
As A-Rod came to the plate, there was about a 50-50 split between fans cheering and booing. However, after A-Rod struck out in his first at-bat, he was nearly...
Alex Rodriguez hit his first home run for the New York Yankees since returning to the lineup last week on Sunday afternoon in a 5-4 Yankee victory. You know what that means - it was an AAAAAAAA Bomb from AAAAAAAA Rod in the WCBS booth.
In actuality, John Sterling's call is rather subdued. Instead of the full blown Vaudeville call that he gives most Yankee home run calls...
Our detective skills tell us that this Boston Sports Club newspaper ad is talking about Alex Rodriguez, what do you think? This ad was seen in today’s edition of the Boston Herald, a nice shot at the 211-game suspension handed down to A-Rod. The Yankees third baseman is appealing the suspension, but is likely to serve most, if not all of it when an arbitrator makes his decision.
Alex Rodriguez would get booed in just about every building in America right now, including, as was evident Friday night, Yankee Stadium.
The disgraced superstar returned to the Bronx for his first game in front of the home crowd since he was hit with a 211-game suspension last week. In fact, it was Rodriguez’s first appearance at Yankee Stadium in nearly a year, as the third baseman...
On Tuesday’s front page of the Boston Herald, Boston Sports Club, a Boston-area health club, utilized its advertising space to do a bit of trolling at the expense of the sullied reputation of New York Yankees pariah Alex Rodriguez. As you can see above, the message reads, “Alex, losing $34 million? don’t miss our summer […]The post Health club expertly trolls Alex Rodriguez...
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Alex Rodriguez reportedly met in secret with Victor Conte, the founder of BALCO, last season to discuss performance-enhancing drugs.
Your browser does not support iframes. Here I was thinking that Alex Rodriguez was the most hated man in baseball and had no fans left. Guess I was wrong. Rodriguez returned to the Bronx on Friday for his first home game of the season. Though his reception from the fans was mixed during his first [...]
Alex Rodriguez made his home debut in Yankee Stadium Friday night when his Yankees hosted the Detroit Tigers. Rodriguez received a mix reaction from the Yankees faithful but for some reason the ladies were showing their support with A-Rod with home made signs.
Obviously, integrity is not something these ladies find attractive.
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Members of Alex Rodriguez's inner circle obtained and leaked documents that implicated Ryan Braun and other players in using performance-enhancing drugs, "60 Minutes" reported Friday.
Citing unidentified sources, the CBS news show said the leak occurred in February, days after the Miami New Times published documents implicating the Yankees star in the Biogenesis investigation...
Alex Rodriguez got booed in pregame introductions, booed when his picture was put up on the video board and booed again when came to bat in the first inning.
And when he struck out? Booed even more. Loudly, too.
Same thing when he fanned the next time up.
The crowd at Yankee Stadium had its say Friday night when Rodriguez played at home for the first time since last October. While...
It all seems so quaint compared to his 211-game suspension by Major League Baseball but Alex Rodriguez is being disciplined by the Yankees for seeking a second opinion on his strained quad without authorization from the team reports Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York.
This arises out of that fun little controversy in July when A-Rod had Dr. Michael Gross examine his MRI and then go...
The last time Alex Rodriguez set foot in Yankee Stadium against the Tigers, he was benched in favor of Eric Chavez. Now, he returns nearly a year later – back at third base.
It seems as if it’s now or never for the Yankees, who are just one game above .500 coming into tonight’s game. Ivan Nova looks to continue his recent success, facing off against New Jersey native Rick Porcello...
In light of the Biogenesis scandal, Joe Healy feels (gasp!) sympathy for the disgraced Alex Rodriguez.
Alex Rodriguez connected for his first home run of the season on Sunday slugging a solo second-inning blast to left field off the Tigers' Justin Verlander.
For Rodriguez it was his 648th career home run and also accounted for his 1951st career RBI surpassing Stan Musial for sole possession of fifth place on baseball's all-time list.
In his next at-bat Rodriguez added an...