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New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez on Derek Jeter: “I’m Going to Miss Him Tremendously”
February 25th, 2015 at 9:30 AM
The questions about Alex Rodriguez's performance-enhancing drug use kept coming on Tuesday as the New York Yankees slugger was asked how his body will respond when he takes the field without PEDs in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod didn't seem too concerned about the prospect of playing without the drugs, but he is taking...

New York Yankees Unhappy with Alex Rodriguez’s Early Arrival to Spring Training
February 25th, 2015 at 7:30 AM
Alex Rodriguez reported to Spring Training two days ahead of schedule on Monday, and while the New York Yankees would not have had a problem with A-Rod checking in early to get some extra work in, they were unhappy that Rodriguez did not let them know he was coming. ***PHOTO1*** The team's...

New York Yankees’ Joe Girardi Declines to Share “Personal Feelings” on Alex Rodriguez
February 24th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi was asked a slew of questions about Alex Rodriguez on Tuesday, but there was one question he wasn't willing to respond to from the media. ***PHOTO1*** When asked about his personal feelings towards A-Rod, Girardi was guarded in his response and declined to discuss how he...

Alex Rodiguez Offers Handwritten Apology to New York Yankees Fans
February 17th, 2015 at 1:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** Alex Rodriguez has finally issued his official apology for the fiasco that was 2014. Rodriguez penned a handwritten letter to New York Yankees fans that is viewable here. A typed version from Yankees.com can be located here. In the letter, Rodriguez apologizes to the MLB, Players Association, Yankees, Steinbrenner family, and...

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez, Chase Headley Spoke on Phone During Offseason
February 16th, 2015 at 5:22 PM
The two men who figure to be manning third base for the New York Yankees during the 2015 season, Chase Headley and Alex Rodriguez, spoke on the phone during the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** What might have made this awkward was the fact that Rodriguez still thought the job was his to lose up...

Yankees’ Brian McCann Expecting Bounce Back Season, Excited to Meet ‘All Time Great’ Alex Rodriguez
February 13th, 2015 at 12:26 PM
Considered to be one of the leaders of the current New York Yankees roster, Brian McCann has a plan for how he's going to improve on his 2014 season, which had its ups and downs. ***PHOTO1*** McCann was one of the team leaders as far as home runs and RBI goes in...

New York Yankees’ Ivan Nova Aims to Return by June; Calls Alex Rodriguez ‘Great Teammate’
February 12th, 2015 at 8:25 PM
Ivan Nova hasn't pitched since April of last season for the New York Yankees, as a tear in his elbow took him out of commission and landed him on the disabled list; Tommy John Surgery officially ended his season and put his return to the team in doubt. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees have...

Sticking to His Guns: Brian Cashman’s Offseason Thus Far
February 12th, 2015 at 4:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** Brian Cashman and the New York Yankees entered the 2014 offseason with the same bland rhetoric they usually emphasize before free agency. They said that they would take a look at ways to improve the roster. The Yankees gave no indication that they would be in on the big free...

Mets’ Matt Harvey Says Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez’s Return is Exciting, Great for Baseball
February 12th, 2015 at 12:31 AM
For the two fan bases in New York, they both have players they are looking forward to. ***PHOTO1*** Obviously for the New York Yankees, it's the return of Alex Rodriguez as he's coming back from a season-long suspension in 2014. For the New York Mets, it's the return of their ace and...

New York Yankees, Alex Rodriguez Talked Home Run Milestone Bonuses in Meeting
February 11th, 2015 at 12:17 PM
While it isn't clear if anything came out of it, the New York Yankees relayed their feelings to Alex Rodriguez about the home run bonuses he is set to receive this year and potentially down the road during their meeting to clear the air recently. ***PHOTO1*** Rodriguez met with the Yanks' brass...

Alex Rodriguez Meets with New York Yankees on Tuesday, Apologizes for Past Actions
February 10th, 2015 at 11:50 PM
Last week, New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman confirmed that Alex Rodriguez wanted to meet with the team and upper management and apologize for the grief and trouble he has caused over the last couple of years; mostly due from the PED issues and the year long suspension he...

Ex-Yankees Johnny Damon: Fans Shouldn’t Boo Alex Rodriguez; Yankees Will Need Him in 2015
February 9th, 2015 at 4:28 PM
Alex Rodriguez is getting all kinds of support from players all over for his return to the New York Yankees in 2015; current players CC Sabathia, Mark Teixeira, Brett Gardner and Dellin Betances have all spoken on how they are looking forward to his return. ***PHOTO1*** Mariano Rivera has spoken on how...

Alex Rodriguez Told Barry Bonds He Stills Wants to Break All-Time Home Run Record
February 9th, 2015 at 3:16 PM
During the offseason, New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez asked former San Francisco Giants star Barry Bonds to help him in his comeback attempt at age 39, with A-Rod still having his sights set on breaking Bonds' all-time homer record. ***PHOTO1*** Bonds, of course, holds the all-time mark with 762 long...

Ex-Yankees’ David Cone on Alex Rodriguez: He Can Easily Be a 15-20 Home Run Hitter
February 7th, 2015 at 2:57 PM
One of the popular topics many fans have speculated on is how Alex Rodriguez will perform in his return to the New York Yankees in the 2015 season and what kind of numbers he will put up after an 18-month layoff from baseball. ***PHOTO1*** Some think he can still hit 30 home...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez’s Surgically Repaired Hips are Healthy, Good to Go for 2015
February 7th, 2015 at 11:48 AM
One of the questions that many, including the New York Yankees themselves, have on Alex Rodriguez returning to the 2015 season is his hips, mostly because they've both been surgically repaired over the last six years. ***PHOTO1*** He had his first hip surgery just before the start of the 2009 season, one...

Alex Rodriguez Offered NYC Apartment to Yankees Announcer John Sterling After Fire
February 7th, 2015 at 9:32 AM
Last month, New York Yankees radio announcer John Sterling lost everything in an apartment fire at his Edgewood, New Jersey home. ***PHOTO1*** While many kept Sterling in their thoughts and prayers during his tough time of need, one player of the Yankees not only reached out with concern, but offered up his...

Alex Rodriguez: New York Yankees are Considered Family, Everything Considered Family Business
February 6th, 2015 at 4:17 PM
Alex Rodriguez is apparently in an apologizing mood, as are clear from his most recent actions. He met with MLB commissioner Rob Manfred earlier in the offseason to clear the air on the past. A-Rod is also going to sit down with the media when he arrives at spring training...

Alex Rodriguez to Meet with New York Yankees, Reports of Team Denying Meeting ‘Untrue’
February 6th, 2015 at 11:57 AM
Well, well. Looks like the two sides might be ready to play nice after all. ***PHOTO1*** Last month, the New York Yankees rejected a meeting at the request of their third basemen/designated hitter Alex Rodriguez; the meeting request came after he met with MLB commissioner Rob Manfred to clear the air on...

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred Changes Tune on Alex Rodriguez, Encourages Resuming of Career
February 6th, 2015 at 10:10 AM
Almost two years ago when the Biogenesis investigation was ongoing, Rob Manfred, then MLB's Chief Operating Officer was very critical of New York Yankees third basemen Alex Rodriguez, calling his career sad and tarnished. ***PHOTO1*** Two years later, now that A-Rod has served a 162-game suspension that took him out for the...

New York Yankees ‘Worried’ Over Alex Rodriguez’s Breakup with Girlfriend Torrie Wilson
February 4th, 2015 at 1:29 PM
So, take this for what you will, because at this point, it's almost comical. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees are apparently worried about the breakup between their returning designated hitter/third basemen Alex Rodriguez and now ex-girlfriend Torrie Wilson, as the two had differences on commitment issues among other things. From the article on...