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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...

Yankees’ Chase Headley Doesn’t Expect Any Friction with Alex Rodriguez in 2015 Season
December 15th, 2014 at 6:31 PM
On Monday, the New York Yankees made their latest big signing of the winter when they brought back starting third basemen Chase Headley on a four-year, $52 million deal. ***PHOTO1*** Headley will now be the everyday third basemen for the 2015 season and beyond, and will assume the duties that Alex Rodriguez...

Do the New York Yankees Need Chase Headley to Approach His 2012 Production Levels?
December 15th, 2014 at 3:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Yankees addressed the incessant uncertainty surrounding Alex Rodriguez by resigning Chase Headley to a four year contract. The soon-to-be 40 Rodriguez cannot be relied upon for much these days, except for a juicy tabloid headline now and then. Brian Cashman wisely chose to invest in a player...

New York Yankees, Chase Headley Agree to 4-Year, $52 Million Deal: Report
December 15th, 2014 at 11:07 AM
After weeks of negotiating and back and forth reports, the New York Yankees appear to be on the verge of bringing back their starting third basemen for the 2015 season and beyond. ***PHOTO1*** Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports broke the news first that the Yankees are on the verge of closing in...

Yankees’ Brian Cashman: Alex Rodriguez is Working Very Hard, Still Trying to Hit Baseball Weight
December 11th, 2014 at 5:19 PM
Recently, the New York Yankees sent strength and conditioning coach Matt Krause down to Miami to visit Alex Rodriguez and see how the returning slugger has been handling his workouts in preparation for the 2015 season. ***PHOTO1*** While at the baseball Winter Meetings, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman spoke to the media...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Looks ‘Really Good’ in Videotaped Workouts, According to Joe Girardi
December 10th, 2014 at 4:49 PM
There have been a lot of doubters who think at 39 years old, Alex Rodriguez won't be able to contribute much for the New York Yankees in 2015, but that appears to not be the case at all. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod has been sending in videotaped workouts of himself down in Miami hitting,...

David Ortiz ‘Angry’ at Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez; Hasn’t Spoken to Him in a Year
December 5th, 2014 at 2:42 AM
In the past, David Ortiz and Alex Rodriguez were once really close friends who used to spend a lot of time on and off the field together, talking before games, after games, hanging out at charity events. ***PHOTO1*** That was until A-Rod got tacked with a 211 game suspension last summer and...

Martin Prado Wants Chase Headley Back on New York Yankees for 2015 Season
December 4th, 2014 at 12:19 PM
There has been some speculation that if Chase Headley doesn't return to the New York Yankees in free agency and signs elsewhere, Martin Prado could be used as the everyday third basemen, or he could platoon at third with the returning Alex Rodriguez. ***PHOTO1*** However, if it were up to Prado, who...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Yankees Only Willing to Offer Chase Headley 3-Year Deal; Won’t Break Bank
November 26th, 2014 at 11:08 AM
The New York Yankees have made it clear that they want Chase Headley back for next season, but it looks like they want him back at their price. ***PHOTO1*** Jon Heyman of CBS Sports has reported that the Yankees have in fact made an offer to Headley, which is a three-year deal....

New York Yankes Continue to Monitor Alex Rodriguez’s Status; Trainer to Visit A-Rod Soon
November 21st, 2014 at 1:54 PM
Even at 39-years-old, the New York Yankees are still making a pretty big investment into Alex Rodriguez, especially since they are on the hook for the rest of his three years and $61 million. ***PHOTO1*** A-Rod is returning to the Yankees after missing the entire 2014 season due to serving a season-long...

New York Yankees President Happy Alex Rodriguez Doesn’t Own Record Contract Anymore
November 20th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
In hindsight (and maybe when it happened, also), the New York Yankees were incredibly dumb for giving Alex Rodriguez a 10-year, $275 million contract after he opted out of his original record contract in 2008. ***PHOTO1*** Apparently Yankees president Randy Levine agrees somewhat, as he clearly is pleased that Giancarlo Stanton's monster...

Andy Pettitte on Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez: It’s Time to Come Clean, Fans Will Forgive Him
November 14th, 2014 at 11:24 AM
If anyone knows a thing or two on coming clean and admitting mistakes of the past, it's Andy Pettitte. ***PHOTO1*** He admitted that he used human growth hormone in the past while as a member of the New York Yankees after his name came out in the infamous Mitchell Report in 2007;...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman: Alex Rodriguez Shouldn’t Be OK Accepting Reduced Role in 2015
November 12th, 2014 at 11:23 PM
When Alex Rodriguez comes back to the New York Yankees for the 2015 season, he'll be coming back a year removed from a season-long suspension and over 21 months since he took an official at-bat for the team. ***PHOTO1*** The doubts in his return is why the Yankees are trying to get...

Hal Steinbrenner on Alex Rodriguez: A-Rod Will Help the New York Yankees in 2015
November 12th, 2014 at 11:45 AM
While some fans contested that the New York Yankees and owner Hal Steinbrenner would buy out Alex Rodriguez's final $61 million in salary over the next three years due to the result of his season long suspension and his recent reported PED admissions to the DEA. ***PHOTO1*** Yet, Steinbrenner has remained adamant...

Joe Girardi Extremely Excited to Have Alex Rodriguez Back on Yankees for 2015 Season
November 11th, 2014 at 4:31 PM
Alex Rodriguez has gotten full support from three of the key veteran locker room leaders on the New York Yankees; Mark Teixeira, CC Sabathia and Brett Gardner; as all three completely support and will welcome him back to the team for 2015. ***PHOTO1*** Now it's A-Rod's manager Joe Girardi, who publicly expressed...

MLB Free Agent Rumors: Chase Headley Viewed by New York Yankees as Free Agent Priority
November 11th, 2014 at 1:30 PM
The New York Yankees have made it a priority to get Chase Headley back to the Bronx to play third base because they don't view Alex Rodriguez as a full-time, regular third basemen anymore, as he returns from a year-long suspension. ***PHOTO1*** The Yankees have begun negotiations with Headley to bring him...

New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman Declines to Comment on Alex Rodriguez PED Admission
November 11th, 2014 at 11:09 AM
Currently, New York Yankees general manager is in San Diego for the annual general managers meetings; not much is expected at the meetings, but it's the rare occasion that all 30 GM's are under one roof. ***PHOTO1*** On Monday, Brian Cashman was of course asked about Alex Rodriguez, who is recently fresh...

Alex Rodriguez not Expected to Be New York Yankees 3rd Basemen in 2015; Likely Starting DH
November 9th, 2014 at 11:47 PM
The New York Yankees have begun in negotiations with Chase Headley for the third basemen job in 2015, and although he will likely wait to see what happens with Pablo Sandoval, the Yankees would love nothing more than to have Headley manning third base. ***PHOTO1*** Which means if Headley is playing third...

Wife of Yuri Scurat Threatens Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez: Come and Destroy Me, I Know Everything
November 9th, 2014 at 10:44 PM
The wife of Yuri Scurat, Carmen, has not held back in her feelings towards New York Yankees third basemen and the cousin of her now incarcerated husband, Alex Rodriguez. ***PHOTO1*** She has referred to him as the devil and being evil, and this is after it came out that Scurat extorted money...

Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez Unlikely to Face Additional Punishment from MLB Over PED Admissions
November 9th, 2014 at 11:34 AM
Alex Rodriguez has served his season-long suspension handed down to him by Major League Baseball and has been officially reinstated back to the sport and is training and getting ready for his return to the New York Yankees in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** After almost a year of proclaiming his innocence, A-Rod told DEA...