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New York Yankees’ Chris Young Almost Kills Alex Rodriguez with Foul Ball: Video
April 22nd, 2015 at 9:57 PM
New York Yankees outfielder Chris Young almost took out one of his teammates on Wednesday night versus the Detroit Tigers after just missing Alex Rodriguez's head with a foul ball as he was standing in the on-deck circle. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez was just standing there minding his own business when Young's foul ball...

Detroit Reporter Asks Alex Rodriguez About Being a ‘Villain’; Yankees DH Makes Him Look Silly
April 22nd, 2015 at 7:05 PM
A Detroit reporter asked New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez a question prior to Wednesday night's game about being the villain on the road during the 2015 season, and A-Rod made him look silly for it. ***PHOTO1*** The fact that A-Rod is the so-called "villain" in road ballparks is nothing new....

Willie Mays Comments on New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Pursuing Home Run No. 660
April 22nd, 2015 at 6:30 PM
With all the controversy surrounding New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez's pursuit of 660 career homers, the man he is set to tie and pass, Willie Mays, isn't bothered by A-Rod breaking his mark. ***PHOTO1*** Because of his admitted steroid use and involvement with Biogeneses, Rodriguez's legacy has taken a serious...

New York Yankees ‘Rejects’ Making Big Impact Early in 2015 Season
April 22nd, 2015 at 10:35 AM
The New York Yankees are a team filled with troubled veterans looking for a second chance in their respective careers—and so far the Bronx has been the place for those players to revive their careers. ***PHOTO1*** Before the season started, guys like Alex Rodriguez, Chris Young and Stephen Drew were major question...

Tigers’ Alfredo Simon Grants Mother’s Birthday Wish Against Alex Rodriguez: Video
April 21st, 2015 at 7:38 PM
Detroit Tigers pitcher Alfredo Simon had two requests from his mother on her birthday: strike out New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez and win the game. Your browser does not support iframes. That's right, Simon's mother is just the latest in a long line of people who dislike Rodriguez and want...

Tigers Fans Emphatically Cheer as Ball Just Misses Alex Rodriguez’s Head in Game Vs. Yankees
April 20th, 2015 at 8:02 PM
UPDATE: Monday, April 20 at 8:38 p.m. ET Another pitch has floated past A-Rod's head in the same game and from the same pitcher with the same reaction from Tigers fans: ***PHOTO2*** A-Rod laughing as yet another mid-70's pitch from Simon floats over his head. Then he pops out. So far, 0-for-3 in...

Alex Rodriguez Officially Takes Over as New York Yankees’ No. 3 Hitter After Just 12 Games
April 20th, 2015 at 5:03 PM
Alex Rodriguez spent an entire season not playing baseball in 2014, but now after just 12 games into his return (and some spring training action before that) to Major League Baseball the New York Yankees designated hitter is in the spot reserved for the best hitter on the team. ***PHOTO1*** It became...

New York Yankees Team Meeting on Friday Sparked 3-Game Sweep of Tampa Bay Rays?
April 20th, 2015 at 8:59 AM
The New York Yankees reportedly had a team meeting before starting the three-game series with the Tampa Bay Rays, and that series ended with the Yankees earning their first series win and sweep of the young 2015 season. ***PHOTO2*** For the Yankees, it was much-needed. After starting out 3-6 and looking dreadful...

Tampa Bay Rays Mascot Jabbed New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez in Arm During Sunday’s Game
April 19th, 2015 at 4:18 PM
The Tampa Bay Rays mascot, appropriately named Raymond, took a shot at New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez while the embattled slugger was standing in the on-deck circle during Sunday's game. ***PHOTO1*** While awaiting his turn to bat, A-Rod was approached and physically assaulted by the mascot as Raymond took it...

Mariano Rivera Praises Alex Rodriguez’s Hot Start; Yankees DH Unsure He Can Keep It Up
April 19th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez is off to an incredibly hot start to the season, and Major League Baseball legend Mariano Rivera has taken notice. ***PHOTO1*** Rivera shared his thoughts on Rodriguez's start to the 2015 season with Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News: “I don’t think he’s doing...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Blasts 2nd HR of Game Vs. Rays for Career No. 658: Video
April 17th, 2015 at 9:25 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez was at it again on Friday night after he crushed his second homer of the evening versus the Tampa Bay Rays. Your browser does not support iframes. The big fly came from the hand of Rays pitcher Ernesto Frieri and traveled 400 feet, falling well...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Destroys 471-foot HR for Career No. 657: Video
April 17th, 2015 at 7:50 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez crushed his 657th career home run versus the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field on Friday night. Your browser does not support iframes. And when I say crushed, I mean it. Rodriguez's homer measured an insane 471 feet to give him his third of 2015 and...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Hits Career HR No. 656 Vs. Baltimore Orioles: Video
April 15th, 2015 at 8:54 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez went deep versus the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night, giving him his 656th career home run. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod hit the a-bomb during the fourth inning against Orioles starter Bud Norris for his second homer of the 2015 season: Your browser does not support iframes. A-Rod isn't just...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Hits Line Drive Off Pitching Screen and Catches with Bare Hand During BP
April 15th, 2015 at 6:32 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez might have superhuman skills. ***PHOTO1*** The embattled 39-year-old slugger still has some quickness left in his reflexes despite what he said about his lack of range in the field. During batting practice on Wednesday, Rodriguez proved it by hitting a line drive that bounced off the...

Alex Rodriguez Reacts to Barry Bonds Saying He’d Celebrate Yankees DH’s 660th HR
April 14th, 2015 at 12:30 PM
New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez finds support hard to come by nowadays when it comes to his pursuit of career home run No. 660. ***PHOTO1*** So when Major League Baseball great Barry Bonds threw his weight behind A-Rod in that regard, the Yankees slugger was grateful. Bonds recently spoke on the...

Baltimore Orioles Fan Refuses to Watch Alex Rodriguez’ At-Bats: Photo
April 14th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
UPDATE: Tuesday, April 14 at 1:57 p.m. ET The Baltimore Orioles fan who turned his back on A-Rod for all of his at-bats on Monday night has explained himself, per the Washington Post: “I don’t respect him,” Rowe told the Washington Post. “He doesn’t deserve to be watched. Absolutely not, I’m sorry....

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Refuses to Say If He’ll Celebrate Alex Rodriguez’ HR No. 660
April 14th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Major League Baseball legend Barry Bonds made it very clear he would be celebrating when New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez hits career home run No. 660, but his manager wasn't so open to answering that question. ***PHOTO1*** Prior to Monday night's game, Yankees manager Joe Girardi was asked whether or...

Alex Rodriguez Left Off New York Yankees’ Upcoming Milestone List: Photo
April 13th, 2015 at 6:12 PM
If you take a look at the New York Yankees' list of upcoming milestones for their players, you'll notice a pretty big omission from that list: Alex Rodriguez. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod is set to tie Wille Mays' career home run total of 660 with five more homers left to hit, but that is...

Barry Bonds, Willie Mays Plan to Celebrate Alex Rodriguez Hitting Home Run No. 660
April 13th, 2015 at 10:33 AM
If you aren't planning on celebrating with New York Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez when he hits career home run No. 660, Barry Bonds doesn't care because he's celebrating anyway. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez's hot start to the season means No. 660 is coming sooner rather than later, and it should create quite an awkward...

Boston Red Sox’ David Ortiz Calls New York Yankees’ Jacoby Ellsbury a ‘Rich Bitch’: Video
April 13th, 2015 at 9:00 AM
Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz and New York Yankees center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury used to be teammates, so it wasn't shocking to see Big Papi having some fun with the former Red Sox outfielder during the game on Sunday night. ***PHOTO1*** Only problem is ESPN's cameras picked up what came...