Alex Rodriquez…I know he is the elephant in the room or the loud obnoxious friend no one wants to admit they brought to the party, but we need to talk about him. Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman gave an interview to ESPN that aired Sunday night before the team’s rain shortened loss to the Red Sox, he had a few things to say about the third baseman.
It started with Cashman being asked to say the first thing that comes to mind when he hears these names:
“Greatest reliever of all time and the most humblest person of all time.”
“One of the best second basemen of this era with a chance of being one of the best second basemen of all time.”
After a long pause, “Complicated. It’s kind of like the Clint Eastwood movie The Good, The Bad and the Ugly.”
Yes, he just compared A-rod to a Clint Eastwood movie. It gets better. He was then asked what his hopes are for when the 37 year old returns. “Hopefully he can return to being at the very least an...