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ALEX RODRIGUEZ RUMORS

LEADING OFF: Alex Rodriguez to play first base

A look at what's happening around spring training in Florida and Arizona on Sunday: --- WHO'S ON FIRST? Alex Rodriguez will get his first start at first base for the Yankees against Houston. The soon-to-be 40-year-old is returning from a year-long suspension and will get most of his at-bats as a designated hitter, but he should see limited time at third and perhaps first. LOOSENING...
Via AP on Fox
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rodriguez to Play First Base Sunday

  The long waited debut of Alex Rodriguez playing first base has finally come to fruition. Joe Girardi announced that Rodriguez will play five innings at first Sunday against the Houston Astros. A-Rod will get a start at first base on Sunday in Kissimmee. — Mark Feinsand (@FeinsandNYDN) March 27, 2015 Rodriguez has had a good spring thus far batting over .300 with 2 home runs...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Yankees fans upset A-Rod omitted from game recap

The New York Yankees are only nine games into their spring training schedule, but the Alex Rodriguez drama has already started.   The controversial third baseman hit his first home run since 2013 off Boston Red Sox pitcher Brandon Workman on Wednesday, but apparently, the Yankees’ official Twitter account forgot to mention it. They didn’t tweet when the ball went out of...
Via NESN.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

A-Rod goes 0-2 against Yankees pitching machine 'Iron Mike'

Alex Rodriguez went up against a pitching machine — not against a live-armed pitcher — during Monday’s “live game” action, but the results for the New York Yankees slugger still were underwhelming after he went 0-for-2 in a showdown against a pitching machine intimidatingly named “Iron Mike.” While his official debut on the field in...Read More The post Alex Rodriguez...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
25 days ago  |  Discuss

A-Rod: A con man returns to baseball

Alex Rodriguez asked for this. Remember that. On Feb. 17, 2009, upon reporting to the Yankees’ spring training camp for the first time as an...
Via Athlon Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

A-Rod still wants Yankees' starting third base job

Alex Rodriguez may have been penciled in as the team’s backup third baseman and designated hitter by the powers-that-be with the New York Yankees, but that does not mean he’s happily going to relinquish his spot in the field without putting up a fight. Rodriguez, who made waves Monday by showing up to spring training...Read More The post Alex Rodriguez unwilling to relinquish...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Yankees 'fuming' over A-Rod's early arrival

Alex Rodriguez arrived early to the New York Yankees’ spring training facility in Tampa, Fla. this week. A-Rod was scheduled to show up with the rest of the position players on Wednesday, but he got to work on Monday instead. The team must have been so proud, right? Wrong. Mark Feinsand of the NY Daily...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Frank Caliendo reads A-Rod letter as Morgan Freeman

Once again, Frank Caliendo has nailed his application of a Morgan Freeman impression to the sports world. We’ve heard him use the Freeman voice in the cases of LeBron James, Allen Iverson and others and now the comedian attacked Alex Rodriguez’s apology letter on Mike & Mike. [The Big Lead] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Alex Rodriguez apologizes to fans in handwritten letter

One thing is readily apparent. New York Yankees infielder Alex Rodriguez is attempting to make everything right with both the team he’s slated to suit up for and fans around the baseball world. After meeting with the powers to be in New York earlier this month, Rodriguez decided to issue an apology (in hand-written form) regarding his previous bouts with PED’s (performance enhancing...
Via Sportsnaut
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Yankees to A-Rod: Sue us for milestone bonuses

Now that the New York Yankees have regained the upper hand with Alex Rodriguez, they are feeling pretty confident in their dealings with the former MVP. They even told the 3B/DH to “try them” in so many words. A-Rod met with the Yankees last week to apologize profusely for all his conflicts with them and...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss
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