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Joe Girardi ‘absolutely’ expects Alex Rodriguez to play third base for Yankees in 2015

Well, that didn't take long. One day after Derek Jeter's retirement, Alex Rodriguez immediately became the focal point of the Yankees' future. Joe Girardi met the media for more than 30 minutes on Monday to wrap up the 2014 season, fielding more than his share of questions about the controversial third baseman. Rodriguez, who served a 162-game suspension this season...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Yankees manager Girardi: A-Rod has to show he can still play

NEW YORK -- Alex Rodriguez will have to show in spring training that he can still can play third base for the New York Yankees. Rodriguez served a season-long suspension for violations of baseball's drug agreement and labor contract. The three-time AL MVP turns 40 on July 27. ''We've got to see where he's physically at, and if he can play the field, how many days...
Via AP on Fox
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Girardi: A-Rod has to show he can still play

NEW YORK (AP) New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi says returning third baseman Alex Rodriguez will have to show in spring training that he can still play. Rodriguez served a season-long suspension for violations of baseball's drug agreement and labor contract. The three-time AL MVP turns 40 on July 27. Turning his attention to next season at a Yankee Stadium news conference...
Via AP on Fox
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

A-Rod declared healthy by insurance company, plans to play in 2015

So many talking heads had Alex Rodriguez going away for good, paid off by an insurance company. Because that's how insurance companies make money -- they easily go, 'yeah, he's hurt. Here's 75 million dollars.' Not so fast. Brendan Kuty, a reporter covering Yankees at, tweets:A-Rod was cleared physically by an insurance company this season as healthy. ...
Via Bob's Blitz
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Alex Rodriguez Is In Lincoln For Tonight’s Nebraska-Miami Game, Sporting Hurricanes’ Gear

Nebraska and Miami will meet on the football field tonight for the first time in more than a decade.  New York Yankees’ troubled star Alex Rodriguez, who grew up in Florida, is in Lincoln, Neb. to take in the contest between the Hurricanes and the Huskers.  “@Sean_Callahan: ya, But @AROD is here — Drake Carlson (@dcarlson6510) September 20, 2014...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Major League Baseball is refreshing by comparison

It’s obvious nobody is perfect, and that includes Major League Baseball players. The latest exhibit of that is Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis being suspended 25 games after a reported positive drug test for amphetamines. The suspension covers the rest of the regular season, as well as eight postseason games if the Orioles reach that point. It’s surely a fall from...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Alex Rodriguez create a LinkedIn profile?

Alex Rodriguez has been out of a job for quite some time, so it’s possibly that the MLB star is looking for other employment avenues until he can find his way back to the baseball field. An Alex Rodriguez LinkedIn profile has popped up on the internet. A LinkedIn spokeswoman said the company has not been in touch with Rodriguez’s camp to confirm it is an official page but said...
Via BlackSportsOnline
18 days ago  |  Discuss

A-Rod spotted fraternizing with fans during Notre Dame tailgate

Seriously, you just never know where ARod will show up. You could’ve given me 100 chances to guess where PED would’ve spent...
Via Busted Coverage
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 10 Biggest Lies In Sports Include Alex Rodriguez, Baltimore Colts (Photos)

USC defensive back Josh Shaw isn’t the only person in sports who has ever told a lie. Shaw admitted Wednesday that he fabricated a story about jumping from a second-floor balcony to save his seven-year-old nephew from drowning in a pool as the reason for sustaining two high ankle sprains. But is it the worst lie in sports history? Dishonesty in sports is far from a new phenomenon...
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Minimum Suspension For A-Rod Is 214 Games

You know that shot Alex Rodriguez took at the Yankees and MLB last night that we told you about? Turns out that was a bad idea by A-Rod... A really bad idea. According to the New York Daily News, those comments (A-Rod suggested that MLB and the Yankees are trying to keep him off the field and find "creative ways to cancel your contract") ended any possibly chance of...
August 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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