Originally written on Lady Loves Pinstripes  |  Last updated 11/16/14
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I knew it was too good to be true, as Alex Rodriguezcannot stay out of the headlines and this time the news has a trickling effect. English: Alex Rodriguez in 2009. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) The New York Post is reporting that, New York Yankees Alex Rodriguez is expected to have a second surgery in the coming days on his right and could miss the first half of the 2013 season. This is a HUGE blow to a team who is already attempting to fill holes on its roster without spending any money. GM Brian Cashman, who is down at baseball’s annual winter meetings this week, is already in need of a starting catcher, right outfielder and bench depth so adding third baseman to the list is certainly not ideal. Prior to this news, the Yankees left infield was already in flux with shortstop Derek Jeter coming back from a surgically repaired broken ankle, leaving his timetable undetermined. So, this means that the Yankees could very well be without a starting shortstop and third baseman Opening Day of...
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