Posts tagged Alex Rodriguez

Yankees come out winners in A-Rod’s suspension

   January 11, 2014 11:28 pm    0

The New York Yankees caught a break. A big one, in fact. They won’t have to pay Alex Rodriguez in 2014, freeing up much-need money (almost $25 million) to go after other free agents. Or, perhaps, they’ll make another big splash and land Masahiro Tanaka, the star pitcher every team with money is fawning over….


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A-Rod gets mixed reaction, strikes out in first at-bat

   August 9, 2013 8:33 pm    0

It was appropriate, in my opinion, that Alex Rodriguez struck out in his first at-bat at Yankee Stadium. Here’s the clip: It was interesting to see the reaction to fans. Rodriguez got a mixed reaction at home. Compare that to how fans in San Francisco treated Barry Bonds. – Rick Green


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Fans cheer after A-Rod gets hit by pitch (video)

   August 7, 2013 11:17 am    0

Fans of the Chicago White Sox have been booing Alex Rodriguez and just about every chance they could get the last two days. That changed Wednesday night. Of course, it took Rodriguez getting hit by a pitch for them to cheer: Your browser does not support iframes. – Rick Green


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A-Fraud? Rodriguez needed to be banned for life (video)

   August 6, 2013 1:34 pm    0

Alex Rodriguez has come across as always being bigger than anything. When he opted for free agency a few seasons ago, news broke during the World Series. He’s bigger than that. When 13 other players were presented with evidence of their involvement in the Biogenesis scandal, they accepted their punishment. A-Rod? He’ll fight it. He’s…


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A-Rod greeted to boos before first at-bat single (video)

   August 5, 2013 9:31 pm    0

How did the crowd in Chicago react to Alex Rodriguez in his first time at-bat? As expected. What wasn’t expected was the single. Here’s the clip: Your browser does not support iframes. It’ll be interesting to see New York’s reaction to A-Rod. – Rick Green


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Not everyone was happy to see A-Rod in Trenton (video)

   August 2, 2013 9:31 pm    0

Alex Rodriguez homered with the Trenton Thunder tonight. But, at least going by the Associated Press photo, not everyone was pleased to see A-Rod in Trenton Friday night. Rodriguez is with the Thunder on a rehabilitation assignment. He hasn’t played in the majors this season as he recovers from hip surgery and a strained quad….


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Yankees’ Granderson out 10 weeks with broken arm

   February 24, 2013 5:28 pm    0

Things just got tougher for the New York Yankees. Already without Alex Rodriguez until at least the All-Star break, the “Evil Empire” suffered another injury Sunday. Outfielder Curtis Granderson broke his right forearm. He’s expected to be out for 10 weeks. The former Erie SeaWolves player was hit by a pitch from the Blue Jays’…


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There’s a chance A-Rod could miss the season

   January 25, 2013 8:41 pm    0

Could Alex Rodriguez miss the season? The New York Yankees are considering it a possibility. “Best case scenario, yeah he should be back. Worst case scenario, he won’t be back, or there might be something in between,” Yankees GM Brian Cashman was quoted in the Associated Press. I used to cheer for Rodriguez to break…


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