Archive for the ‘A-Rod’ Category

The 2009 MLB Season Has Belonged To A-Rod

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

The 2009 Major League Baseball season began with the startling revelation that Alex Rodriguez tested positive for two anabolic steroids in 2003. That was followed quickly by a bizarre and totally unbelievable admission from A-Rod that a cousin had bought performance-enhancing drugs for him and he didn't really know what ...

Rumors and Rants Predictions: Who Ya Got in the World Series?

Wednesday, October 28th, 2009

Let it be noted in this space that we here at Rumors and Rants aspire to bring you, well, we don't really aspire to bring you anything other than some random posts a few times a day that may or may not be entertaining. But when there is something upon us ...

Link Dump!

Tuesday, May 5th, 2009

Alex Rodriguez is clearly enjoying the links. Hey, it beats giving signs during games from shortstop, right? Sasha Vujacic strikes again - Sports Rubbish Wow, a Jim Abbott reference. I haven't thought about that guy in years - I Dislike Your Favorite Team He must have been distracted by a cheeseburger - Deadspin You ...

Well, This Should Be A Smooth Transition

Friday, March 6th, 2009

The other day it was announced that Alex Rodriguez would likely miss the World Baseball Classic with a hip injury, so naturally he needed to be replaced on the Dominican Republic's roster. So what big name did the Dominican team call on to replace the former steroid user with 553 ...

Extremely Shittily Programmed Network

Thursday, February 19th, 2009

We all know that ESPN loves to shove certain things down our throats with vigor, varying from sport to sport. Baseball: Anything Yankees-Red Sox leads. NFL: Or as we like to call it, the NFC East and the other 7 College Basketball: We are investigating a lead that other conferences exist outside the ...

Bug Selig Would Appreciate Not Being Blamed for Steroid Era

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

So there was that big Alex Rodriguez press conference today, where he revealed more about his use of performance-enhancing drugs. Compelling stuff. There was also this little piece of news: Bud Selig just isn't going to accept the blame for the Steroid Era. And that makes absolutely zero sense. Sure, Bud, blame ...

Tales of Athletic Matrimonial Bliss

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

With the breaking (and super relevant) news that Cynthia Rodriguez has filed for divorce from one Alex Rodriguez, we here at Rumors and Rants wanted to weigh in on what Larry King calls, "The greatest tabloid story in some time."Mrs. A-Rod claimed the All-Star slugger had "emotionally abandoned his wife ...