Tag archive for ‘Alex Rodriguez’
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By Gary Phillips On Monday, December 15th, 2014

Yankees Bring Back Headley On Reasonable 4-Year Deal

Getty Images   The New York Yankees made the decision on Monday to bank on Chase… Headley that is. After weeks of rumored suitors, talks of inflated contract offers and gauging the market, Headley decided More...

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By Tom Izzo On Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

Why We Need Alex Rodriguez In Pinstripes

Drew Hallowell/Getty Images   Face it, Derek Jeter is gone. He left us all with a huge hole, not only at the shortstop position, the top of the Yankees lineup and the team store, but the gossip department. More...

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By Gary Phillips On Friday, October 10th, 2014

Yankees, Cashman Agree to New Deal as Coaching Staff Shaken Up

(AP Photo/John Marshall Mantel)   The New York Yankees announced on Friday that they have come to terms with general manager Brian Cashman on three-year contract. Monetary terms were not disclosed. Cashman, More...

Brian Cashman's job as Yankees GM appears safe. (John Munson/THE STAR-LEDGER via USA TODAY Sports)
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, September 5th, 2014
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3 Reasons Why the Yankees Are Right to Bring Cashman Back

Brian Cashman’s job as Yankees GM appears safe. (John Munson/THE STAR-LEDGER via USA TODAY Sports) Lots of New York Yankee fans are inexplicably upset at the prospect of General Manager Brian Cashman receiving More...

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By Tom Izzo On Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014
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Mo & Cano Snub Alex Rodriguez

(Alex accepts the challenge, Cano & Rivera decline)   Anyone who’s ever had a face lit up by a smartphone in the past month knows of the infamous ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. Anyone who has ever heard the More...

David Robertson's ability to replace Mariano Rivera is one of a few question marks as pitchers and catchers report to spring training. (Credit: Getty Images)
By Elizabeth DiPietro On Monday, February 10th, 2014

Yankees: Pitchers and Catchers Report Friday Amid Rotation and Bullpen Questions

David Robertson’s ability to replace Mariano Rivera is one of a few question marks as pitchers and catchers report to spring training. (Credit: Getty Images) Alex Rodriguez’s withdrawal of his inane lawsuit More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Sunday, January 12th, 2014
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Earth to A-Rod: Give It Up Already

There was a time when we thought Alex Rodriguez was a shoo-in to shatter all kinds of baseball records. This weekend he broke a record, but not one that will get him into Cooperstown. On Saturday, Rodriguez was More...

By Elizabeth DiPietro On Sunday, December 8th, 2013

Robbie Cano Goes for the Dough…and This Fan Is Over It

Though I can’t say I was surprised, I will admit that the news of Robinson Cano’s departure on Friday made me a little depressed. He was virtually the only Yankee who mattered last year that didn’t fall victim More...

By Elizabeth DiPietro On Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

Yankees: Can Beanball in Beantown Spark Season Turnaround?

So, how was your Tuesday? Betcha Jayson Nix’s was better. The utility infielder, who almost always finds a way to factor into the game when he plays, was an integral part of the Yankees’ doubleheader sweep of More...

By Jason Mast On Friday, August 9th, 2013

Will the Suspension Stand? A Case for Alex Rodriguez

(David M. Warren/Philadelphia Inquirer) We get it; Alex Rodriguez is a steroid user. He’s a compulsive liar and a disgrace to the game of baseball; we get it. He was given all the talent in the world and More...

By Elizabeth DiPietro On Thursday, August 8th, 2013

Yankees: Playoffs Are a Long Shot, but Season Doesn’t Have to End Here

CC Sabathia had a strong outing on Wednesday, but Yankees lost in extra innings and were swept by the White Sox. (Photo Credit: Associated Press) It was one of those games when you kind of had that feeling that More...

By Elizabeth DiPietro On Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

Yankees’ Problems Stretch Far Beyond A-Rod

Photo Credit: Getty Images On Monday night, the Yankees had bigger problems than what Alex Rodriguez was doing. Like a three-run deficit in the first inning and Andy Pettitte’s shortest outing in three years. More...