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New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia: Alex Rodriguez Can Still Produce; Contribute in 2015
October 22nd, 2014 at 12:41 AM
Alex Rodriguez already has one vocal supporter on his side in the New York Yankees locker room and club house in Mark Teixeira, who is excited to see A-Rod back on the team in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Now, he's got another one, and this time, he's got one of the leaders inside the...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman: ‘I Am Open to Pursuing 3B Options’
October 10th, 2014 at 4:54 PM
New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman admitted on Friday that he is open to exploring 'options' at third base. He also stated that veteran third baseman Alex Rodriguez may spend some time at first base. ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported earlier this week that the Yankees are likely to...

MLB Free Agency Rumors: Yankees Strongly Interested in Re-Signing Chase Headley; View Alex Rodriguez as DH
October 7th, 2014 at 10:09 AM
Chase Headley's almost three month stint in pinstripes was apparently more than enough to impress the New York Yankees to the point where they want to re-sign him for 2015 and beyond. ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports and WFAN has reported that the Yankees are in fact strongly interested in re-signing...

Yankees’ Mark Teixeira on Alex Rodriguez: Healthy A-Rod is a Very Big Part of the Lineup
October 7th, 2014 at 7:56 AM
While some people have wondered how Alex Rodriguez's New York Yankees teammates would react to the embattled superstar returning to the team in 2015 after a season-long suspension, one of A-Rod's teammates is happy to see him back on the team; Mark Teixeira. ***PHOTO1*** Teixeira, who has been a teammate of A-Rod...

Alex Rodriguez Talks Missing Derek Jeter’s Last Season with New York Yankees
October 6th, 2014 at 9:24 AM
Alex Rodriguez was absent for the final season of Derek Jeter's career with the New York Yankees and the third baseman regrets that. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod spoke to ESPN recently and shared his feelings on missing out on Jeter's farewell tour because of his 162-game suspension stemming from his involvement in the Biogenesis...

New York Yankees Moving Alex Rodriguez to Full-Time DH Would Be Best Move in 2015
October 6th, 2014 at 8:45 AM
While some fans might not like it (although most actually are glad he's coming back), Alex Rodriguez will be a member of the New York Yankees in the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** A guaranteed $61 million is enough reason for any player to want to come back and play baseball, especially when most...

MLB Free Agency Rumors: New York Yankees Could Make Run at Giants 3B Pablo Sandoval
October 5th, 2014 at 10:36 PM
Currently, the New York Yankees aren't sure what direction they will want to take with their third base position heading into the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** Alex Rodriguez is returning from a season-long suspension and it's been rumored that the Yankees don't view him as a full-time third basemen anymore considering he's 39,...

MLB Rumors: New York Yankees Don’t View Alex Rodriguez as a Full-time 3B
October 5th, 2014 at 10:20 AM
Until he can prove otherwise, the New York Yankees don't believe Alex Rodriguez can play third base for them on a regular basis. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez, who is coming off a lost season in 2014 thanks to a 162-game suspension, will turn 40 on July 27 of next season and has had multiple...

Fake Alex Rodriguez Jersey Shows Blasphemous Number Change with New York Yankees
October 3rd, 2014 at 2:16 PM
The Onion is always great for satire, and this one about the New York Yankees changing the number of Alex Rodriguez to Derek Jeter's No. 2 takes the cake. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez, who currently wears No. 13, just finished serving a 162-game suspension after disgracing himself by being caught using performance-enhancing drugs. He is...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Buys Actress Meryl Streep’s Hollywood House for $4.8 Million
October 2nd, 2014 at 11:36 AM
While serving out his 162-game, season-long suspension from baseball, New York Yankees third basemen Alex Rodriguez kept himself busy and out of the limelight when it came to baseball matters. ***PHOTO1*** While training for his 2015 season comeback, he went back to school for his MBA in business, he's attended both Notre...

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...