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MLB Trade Rumors: Oakland A’s ‘Shopping’ Jeff Samardzija, Josh Donaldson; Could Yankees Have Interest
October 1st, 2014 at 12:12 PM
Last night, the Oakland A's completed one of the most epic and historic collapses in a season in which they went from a runaway with the American League West at the All Star break to being the second place team who had to play in the one-game Wild Card face...

Alex Rodriguez ‘FORG1V3′ Shirts Being Sold by Bald Vinny of Bleacher Creatures
October 1st, 2014 at 9:01 AM
In 2014, it was all about the 'RE2PECT' theme for the now retired New York Yankees captain and shortstop Derek Jeter. In 2015, it's about 'FORG1VE' for the returning Alex Rodriguez. ***PHOTO1*** That's the new theme and t-shirt that is being sold by the vocal leader of the Bleacher Creatures and the...

Alex Rodriguez Returning in 2015 is Best Thing for New York Yankees, A-Rod
September 29th, 2014 at 3:08 PM
The 162-game suspension is officially over for Alex Rodriguez, although he has to wait officially until the conclusion of the 2014 World Series to be officially re-instated by baseball. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees just finished their second straight season where they not only failed to qualify for the postseason, but said goodbye to...

Joe Girardi Says Alex Rodriguez Must Show He Can Play 3B for New York Yankees
September 29th, 2014 at 1:13 PM
While New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi expects third baseman Alex Rodriguez to be a starter both in the field and at the plate, Girardi isn't exactly sure what condition A-Rod will be in when the 2015 season starts. ***PHOTO1*** From the outside looking in, it's obvious that Rodriguez would be the...

Yankees Hitting Coach Kevin Long Anxious to Work with Alex Rodriguez During Offseason
September 29th, 2014 at 10:36 AM
With the New York Yankees regular season officially over, so is Alex Rodriguez's 162-game suspension from all of the 2014 season and once the 2014 World Series is over, A-Rod is officially re-instated back to baseball. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod is expected back for the 2015 season, although it's not clear if he will...

Yankees GM Brian Cashman Gives Alex Rodriguez Updates Before Game Vs. Red Sox
September 27th, 2014 at 1:18 PM
After a season of silence surrounding New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez, general manager Brian Cashman had a lot to say before the team took on the Boston Red Sox on Saturday. ***PHOTO1*** First, Cashman explained that although tensions have been high between A-Rod and the team in recent years, the Yanks'...

Bud Selig Comments on Alex Rodriguez’s Potential Return to New York Yankees
September 23rd, 2014 at 6:23 PM
Bud Selig, who is set to retire from his job as Major League Baseball Commissioner after the 2014 season, is surely happy he won't be around when embattled New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez returns to the diamond. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez was originally suspended 211 games by Selig for his role in the...

New York Yankees’ Chase Headley Mad at Rays’ Manager Joe Maddon for ‘Grazed’ Comment
September 17th, 2014 at 8:12 PM
When New York Yankees third baseman Chase Headley got hit square in the chin with a pitch from Jake McGee, Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon considered the hit-by-pitch a grazing, which didn't sit well with Headley. ***PHOTO1*** In case you missed Headley's HBP, here it is and it's obvious that Headley...

Chase Headley Won’t Rule Out Retaliation from Yankees Against Rays for Repeated Hit-By-Pitches
September 17th, 2014 at 1:13 PM
In what was supposed to be a farewell send-off from the Tampa Bay Rays for New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter on Tuesday night turned really nasty pretty fast. ***PHOTO1*** Jeter was plunked for the second time in less than a week by a member of the Rays pitching staff and benches...

New York Yankees Martin Prado Undergoes Emergency Appendectomy; is Done for Season
September 16th, 2014 at 12:12 PM
The injuries continue to mount for the 2014 New York Yankees. Martin Prado who was already playing through a hamstring injury, has undergone an emergency appendectomy and will miss the rest of the 2014 season. The Yankees signed Minor League infielder Jose Pirela to a Major League contract and added...

Chase Headley Blames Umpire for Ejection in New York Yankees Loss to Rays
September 16th, 2014 at 10:52 AM
Chase Headley was forced to hit the showers early on Monday night after he was ejected by home plate umpire Marty Foster, but the New York Yankees third baseman isn't taking blame for the ejection. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, Headley blames Foster, who tossed him for arguing balls and strikes, which was a common...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Unlikely to Face Charges in Biogenesis Case, According to Lawyer
September 16th, 2014 at 9:10 AM
Last month, police arrested several people involved in the Biogenesis case in which they sold and produced performance enhancing drugs to several Major League Baseball players as well as minors down in the Miami area; one of which was the former founder of the clinic, Anthony Bosch. ***PHOTO1*** One of the more...

Chase Headley Returns to New York Yankees Lineup on Monday Vs. Rays; Will Bat 6th
September 15th, 2014 at 4:11 PM
UPDATE: 4:07 p.m. EST: Chase Headley is back in the lineup for the New York Yankees, as he will be batting sixth in the lineup on Monday night against the Tampa Bay Rays and will also be playing third base, as per Bryan Hoch of Yankees.com. ***PHOTO2*** Headley missed a total of four...

Chase Headley Hopeful to Play on Monday for New York Yankees Vs. Tampa Bay Rays
September 15th, 2014 at 11:27 AM
Chase Headley hasn't played in a game for the New York Yankees since Thursday night after taking a 97-mile-an-hour fastball to the chin from Tampa Bay Rays reliever Jake McGee at Yankee Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Headley didn't suffer any damage to the face and participated in a workout before the Yankees 3-2 loss...

New York Yankees 3B Chase Headley to Wear Protective Face Mask to Cover Chin
September 14th, 2014 at 12:51 AM
Chase Headley is taking a couple of days to rest and recover from the hit by pitch he took to his chin this past Thursday night after Tampa Bay Rays reliever Jake McGee hurled a 97-mile-an-hour fastball at his face. ***PHOTO1*** Fortunately for Headley, he didn't suffer any fractural damages nor any...

New York Yankees’ Chase Headley Talks About HBP in Face and Potential Return
September 13th, 2014 at 12:26 PM
New York Yankees third baseman Chase Headley had a scary moment when he was hit in the face with a pitch on Thursday night versus the Tampa Bay Rays, but he sounds as though everything will be fine. Your browser does not support iframes. Despite the hope that he could return for...

New York Yankees’ Chase Headley Has No Fractural Damage to Face; Out of Lineup Vs. Orioles
September 12th, 2014 at 12:22 PM
The New York Yankees got great news on Friday afternoon just as they were to play their first of two games against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards in a day-night double header. ***PHOTO1*** Starting third basemen Chase Headley did not suffer any fractural damage to the face after taking a 97-mile-per-hour...

Baltimore Orioles’ Chris Davis Suspended 25 Games for Amphetamines; Out for Series Vs. Yankees
September 12th, 2014 at 11:30 AM
UPDATE: Friday, September 12 at 1:31 p.m. ET Chris Davis has released a statement addressing his 25-game suspension, per MLB.com: “I apologize to my teammates, coaches, the Orioles organization and especially the fans,” Davis said. “I made a mistake by taking Adderall. I had permission to use it in the past, but...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Now a LinkedIn Member During 2014 Suspension?
September 11th, 2014 at 3:53 PM
Being suspended and exiled from your team must be lonely because New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is looking to make connections during his down time this season. ***PHOTO1*** Brian Costa of The Wall Street Journal pointed out that there is a LinkedIn profile that carries the name Alex Rodriguez, with the...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Listed at No. 19 on GQ’s 25 Biggest Sleazeballs in Sports
September 10th, 2014 at 1:23 AM
This past week, the magazine GQ formulated a list of the Top 25 Biggest Sleazeballs in Sports and some interesting names popped up on the list. ***PHOTO1*** And of course, they included New York Yankees suspended third basemen Alex Rodriguez on the list, who came in at number 19 with this description...