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Alex Rodriguez, the Old Man still has his Home Run Swing

By Anthony Weber The home run remains one of the game’s most exciting aged old pastimes and the New York Yankees are reaping the rewards of the home run from their oldest player.  Alex Rodriguez who just turned 40 years of age on July 27th, is tied for the team lead in home runs with Mark Teixeira at 24 each. Rodriguez’s 24 home runs ranks ninth in the MLB, behind one of baseball’s...
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Alex Rodriguez Homers on His 40th Birthday

View image | Alex Rodriguez is having a tremendous comeback season with the New York Yankees in 2015 and turned 40 years old yesterday.  His only hit of the game was a solo home run, his 24th of the season.  Two days earlier, A-Rod hit 3 home runs.  Rodriguez is hitting .272 with 59 RBI for the 1st place Yankees.  A-Rod joins Ty Cobb, Rusty Staub...
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Texas woman pays tribute to A-Rod's ... butt (PHOTO)

Alex Rodriguez turned 40 on Monday and celebrated by slamming his 24th home run of the season during a game between the Yankees and Rangers in Arlington.And one Texas woman in Yankee gear apparently wasn't paying too much attention to the stat sheets but held up a sign referencing the Yankee slugger's bottom line. Sorry. But here's what all the fuss was about. Just @AROD hanging...
Via The Other Paper
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Alex Rodriguez powering Yankees to a winning season

The New York Yankees are enjoying a very successful 2015 season so far. At 55-42, they sit atop the AL East with a six-game lead over the Toronto Blue Jays. They own the second best record in the American League, and the third best in baseball behind the St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals. While there are many reasons for the Yankees success this year, a lot of credit can...
Via Baseball Essential
2 days ago  |  Discuss

A-Rod, Mark Teixeira engage in bromantic mutual admiration society

Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira both smashed homers on Wednesday in the New York Yankees’ 4-3 victory over the Baltimore Orioles. And while their respective production this season couldn’t possibly have been predicted, the fact remains that both players have proven to be catalysts in an unlikely resurgence of the Bronx Bombers. Both ballplayers, riding...Read More The post...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Fan who caught A-Rod’s 3,000th hit alleges assault at game

Zack Hample, the professional ball-hawk who wrangled the home run ball Alex Rodriguez deposited into the Yankee Stadium seats for his 3,000th hit, claims he was assaulted before Wednesday’s game between the Yankees and Orioles. Hample, 37, claims a man attacked him in the right-field stands and that the aggressor “was basically throwing punches and...Read More The post Man who...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Alex Rodriguez ‘Apologized’ At ESPYs For Just About Everything Ever (Video)

The Alex Rodriguez redemption tour rolled on Wednesday night at the ESPYs. The New York Yankees designated hitter has been a lightning rod for controversy in recent years. Rodriguez returned from a year-long suspension seemingly a new person. He’s seem much more relaxed, more human even, and his play has benefited. Apparently all of that was enough to earn him an invite to ESPN’s...
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A-Rod, Yankees settle dispute over home run milestone bonus

The 4th of July holiday may be just around the corner, but Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees appear hellbent on tying up a lot of loose ends related to the team’s designated hitter before the holiday weekend, as the team issued a press release indicating the parties have settled a dispute over a...Read More The post Alex Rodriguez, Yankees settle dispute over home run milestone...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Guy with A-Rod's 3,000th hit ball makes demands to Yankees

The “professional ballhawk” who got his mitts on the ball Alex Rodriguez hit out of the ballpark for his 3,000th hit last Friday at Yankee Stadium made it known on Tuesday exactly what he expects from the New York Yankees if he is to return the coveted piece of historical baseball memorabilia to its arguably...Read More The post Guy who snagged A-Rod’s 3,000th hit ball makes...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Forgiving baseball's new anti-hero, Alex Rodriguez

The plan failed. The original script for the return of Alex Rodriguez was supposed to be something akin to Cersei Lannister’s stroll through town on the “Game Of Thrones” finale...... The post ‘FORG1V3′-ing Baseball’s New Anti-Hero, Alex Rodriguez appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

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