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MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees Aren’t in on James Shields with Alex Rodriguez’s Returning Contract
January 22nd, 2015 at 1:12 AM
Last year, the New York Yankees got a bit of a reprieve when Major League Baseball suspended Alex Rodriguez for the entire 2014 season, which wiped his $27.5 million salary off their payroll. ***PHOTO1*** Now that he's officially reinstated back to baseball and his $21 million is on the payroll for the...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Also Training with Edgar Martinez in Preparation for 2015; not Just Barry Bonds
January 21st, 2015 at 2:33 PM
The talk over the last 24 hours has been about New York Yankees DH/3rd baseman Alex Rodriguez working out with former San Francisco Giants slugger and current home run king Barry Bonds, which has started all the chatter about "cheaters sticking together." ***PHOTO1*** It's understandable fans would get their panties in a...

Barry Bonds is Alex Rodriguez’s Tutor for Comeback Attempt with New York Yankees
January 20th, 2015 at 11:04 PM
I kid you not. ***PHOTO1*** In what will make every baseball fan (A-Rod supporter or not) gasp, there is a report out there that says Barry Bonds is Alex Rodriguez's tutor as the embattled 39-year-old continues to make his way back to Major League Baseball. The San Francisco Chonicle's John Shea relays this...

New York Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez Talks Physical Health, Return to Yankees in 2015
January 16th, 2015 at 9:52 AM
We've all seen the photos from his Instagram and Facebook accounts. We've heard the managers account of seeing his workouts through videotapes. But what about from the actual player in Alex Rodriguez himself, who is preparing from a year off from baseball? ***PHOTO1*** The 39-year-old, just six months away from turning 40...

Yankees New Hitting Coach Jeff Pentland Excited to Work with Alex Rodriguez in 2015
January 16th, 2015 at 8:55 AM
Before he was fired as the New York Yankees hitting coach, Kevin Long had talked about how he was excited to get to work with Alex Rodriguez when he returned from his season long suspension from 2014. ***PHOTO1*** That was until he was let go in October after seven years at the...

MLB Rumors: Alex Rodriguez Thinks New York Yankees’ 3B Job is His to Lose
January 15th, 2015 at 7:48 PM
Never mind what New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman has said, Alex Rodriguez still thinks the third base job is his job to lose in spring training. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees' brass, particularly Cashman, have made it quite clear A-Rod will not be the team's everyday third baseman in 2015 and that...

The Decline of the New York Yankees Offense
January 12th, 2015 at 5:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees elected to hire two new hitting coaches to replace Kevin Long. Jeff Pentland will take over as the official hitting coach with Alan Cockrell coming onboard as the assistant hitting coach. The Yankees are hoping that the new coaches will help refresh the Yankees anemic offense....

Media Complained About New York Yankees Payroll 112 Years Ago, Sound Familiar?
January 10th, 2015 at 4:33 PM
All the way back in 1903, the New York Yankees were the Highlanders, but even with a different name they had to hear the same complaints from the media about their payroll that they hear in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** An incredibly interesting newspaper article shared on Twitter by graphic designer Todd Radom shows...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Continues Posting Workout Pictures Through Social Media; Latest of Taking Grounders
January 9th, 2015 at 12:29 PM
Alex Rodriguez continues to prepare for the 2015 season and has every intention of playing for the New York Yankees in the 2015 season. He's contractually obligated, so even though he missed a full season due to a suspension, he's getting prepared to return. ***PHOTO1*** So this past week, the 39-year-old third...

MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies’ Ryan Howard Can’t Block Trade to Yankees; Could Be 1B/DH Option
January 7th, 2015 at 2:34 AM
The Philadelphia Phillies really want to trade Ryan Howard. More so than they want to trade Cole Hamels and more than they wanted to trade Marlon Byrd, which they accomplished last week when they sent him to the Cincinnati Reds. ***PHOTO1*** The Phillies have all but informed that they would be better...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Continues Preparation for 2015 Season; Shows Pictures of Work on Social Media
January 5th, 2015 at 1:27 PM
Alex Rodriguez has remained adamant and focused about returning to baseball and to the New York Yankees for the 2015 season after a year away from the sport due to a PED suspension. ***PHOTO1*** While the Yankees have taken measures for insurance in case the 39-year-old A-Rod won't be able to hold...

How Alex Rodriguez Can Change Narrative with New York Yankees in 2015
January 3rd, 2015 at 4:27 PM
Alex Rodriguez is another year older and his window to change the narrative about himself is almost closed; if not closed altogether already for some fans. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod will never win over the non-Yankee baseball fan, who sees him as a corrupt, horrible man who has done far more wrong than he...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Being Sued by Brother of Ex-Wife Cynthia
January 1st, 2015 at 10:33 AM
Hell hath no fury like a woman's brother scorned. ***PHOTO1*** Alex Rodriguez is waking up today with another problem. As if potential criminal charges stemming from Biogenesis and a lawsuit filed against him by his former attorney for unpaid legal fees weren't enough, now the embattled Yankees slugger is being sued by...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Congratulates 49ers’ Jim Harbaugh After Final Game as Head Coach
December 29th, 2014 at 2:34 AM
Last weekend, New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez was on hand to watch the San Francisco 49ers overtime loss to the San Diego Chargers at Levi's Stadium and was even seen wearing a Frank Gore jersey to support his a fellow University of Miami alum. ***PHOTO1*** On Sunday, A-Rod was again...

‘Great Teammate’ Alex Rodriguez Will Be Welcomed Back by Yankees Teammates, According to David Phelps
December 26th, 2014 at 12:17 PM
There are some who would love nothing more than if Alex Rodriguez disappeared off the face of the earth and didn't return to the New York Yankees for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** But that likely won't be the actual players of the Yankees themselves because they are already looking forward to A-Rod's...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Spotted Attending 49ers-Chargers Game Saturday Night
December 21st, 2014 at 11:58 AM
During his time off away from baseball in 2014, New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez has done his share of attending football games, whether it be college or the pros. ***PHOTO1*** The last pro game he attended was the Dallas Cowboys game against the New York Giants, in which A-Rod nearly...

New York Yankees Trade for Garrett Jones is One of Insurance, Especially for Alex Rodriguez
December 19th, 2014 at 10:30 PM
On Friday afternoon, the Yankees made another roster altering move to land Garrett Jones in the deal with the Miami Marlins that sent Martin Prado and David Phelps down to Miami. ***PHOTO1*** With Jones, he adds more versatility to a lineup that needs it, especially with the age that surrounds it heading...

New York Yankees in Dark Age, but Prospects are Light at End of the Tunnel
December 19th, 2014 at 12:57 PM
The New York Yankees have spent themselves into a corner and have very little wiggle room to improve their roster from last season. With no end in sight, this may be the norm for the next few seasons as the Yankees wait for the contracts of CC Sabathia, Alex Rodriguez...

Alex Rodriguez Plans to Beat Chase Headley for New York Yankees’ 3B Job in 2015
December 17th, 2014 at 1:27 PM
Alex Rodriguez might be the only person on the planet who still thinks he can play everyday. It's true the embattled New York Yankees star still thinks he can man the hot corner and beat out Chase Headley for the starting job in 2015, showing true delusion at its finest. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez...

Yankees GM Brian Cashman on Alex Rodriguez: We Look Forward to Him Being a Tremendous DH
December 16th, 2014 at 5:53 PM
On Monday, the New York Yankees solidified their infield with the signing of third basemen Chase Headley to a four-year, $52 million deal, which now makes him the everyday third basemen. ***PHOTO1*** Headley takes the reigns of the returning Alex Rodriguez, who was suspended for the entire 2014 season and was one...