Archive for the ‘A-Rod’ Category

A-Rod Can’t Catch A Break

Tuesday, May 6th, 2008

I won't even pretend that Alex Rodriguez doesn't deserve to be a target of the press. The guy makes too much money and plays for the New York Yankees. In short, he's much too visible to get away with anything these days, as evidenced by this latest piece that's making ...

Sawx and Yanks Duke It Out for Divine Favor

Monday, April 21st, 2008

It must have been a strange Sunday of conflicting emotions and tested convictions if you are both a Catholic and a Yankee fan.On the one hand, none other than the freakin' Pope himself held Mass from second base before a crowd of nearly 60,000 people at Yankee Stadium. That in ...

Hey, Douchebag! Make Way For Douchebag!

Thursday, November 15th, 2007

"Instant Karma's gonna get you. Gonna knock you right in the head." - John LennonSometimes -- and believe me, those times are rare -- life just happens to work out so perfectly that you can't help but sit back and grin. Like right now.Many baseball fans are dancing in the ...

Bargain Bin and A-Rod

Tuesday, November 6th, 2007

This just in, Alex Rodriguez wants to get paid.Wait, you thought the Yankees slugger already got paid back in 2000 when he signed the most lucrative contract in sports history ($252 million for 10 years) with Texas, didn't you?Silly rabbit, a contract is only good as its opt out clause ...

Will A-Rod Be Baseball’s Most Beloved Player?

Thursday, April 26th, 2007

With Barry Bonds slowly approaching Hank Aaron's all-time homerun mark (he hit 741 last night), and A-Rod making American League pitching look like batting practice, I thought it was time to ask the question: Could Alex Rodriguez become the most beloved player in baseball history?OK, let me explain.Most fans would ...

A-Rod Good, Yankees Not

Tuesday, April 24th, 2007

Remember last year during the stretch drive and playoffs when everyone was complaining that Alex Rodriguez wasn't pulling his weight on the Yankees? What a difference seven months makes.A-Rod continued his assault on American League pitching last night, hitting his 13th and 14th homeruns of the season. With seven days ...

The Yankees Will Not Extend A-Rod’s Contract

Thursday, March 22nd, 2007

The AP released a story last night saying the Yankees don't plan on extending the monstrous contract Alex Rodriguez is currently enjoying. A-Rod has the choice to opt out of the deal at the end of the season, but he'd be insane if he did, since he's owed the GDP ...