1. Did Alex Rodriguez Get a Raw Deal in Arbitration Ruling?

    Alex Rodriguez has been suspended for the entire 2014 season, and now we know why. Here's a fair warning that the "why" in this case is complicated, to say the least...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 17,276 reads 131 comments

  2. Updates on Alex Rodriguez's Lawsuit Against MLB and MLBPA

    Updates from Friday, Feb. 7 Newsday's Jim Baumbach (via Los Angeles Times reporter Bill Shaikin) reports that A-Rod has dropped his lawsuits: A-Rod has dropped ...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 10 months ago 65,823 reads 145 comments

  3. Did A-Rod's Ego Stop Him from Accepting Deal, Saving MLB Career?

    If Alex Rodriguez had come clean about performance-enhancing drug use last spring, he could be gearing up for spring training as the starting third baseman for the New York Yankees ...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 10 months ago 11,842 reads 99 comments

  4. Takeaways from Anthony Bosch's '60 Minutes' Interview About Alex Rodriguez

    Just one day after Major League Baseball upheld 162 games of Alex Rodriguez 's 211-game suspension, Anthony Bosch, the key witness in the case, spoke out in an interview on 60 Minutes...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 10 months ago 184,076 reads 258 comments

  5. Has Bud Selig Validated Legacy by Finally Taking Down A-Rod, No. 1 PED Target?

    The chase has ended with Bud Selig getting his man. And in doing so, Major League Baseball's commissioner tied up a mighty big loose end on what was already a mighty impressive legacy...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 13,016 reads 95 comments

  6. How A-Rod's 162-Game Ban Impacts Yankees 2014 Roster, Payroll, Offseason Plan

    New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez 's 211-game suspension was reduced to 162 games Saturday, and he won't be eligible for the postseason...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 11 months ago 32,279 reads 95 comments

  7. What 162-Game Ban Means for Alex Rodriguez's Yankees, Baseball Future

    After months of arbitration hearings, deliberations and courtroom drama, Alex Rodriguez has been suspended for 162 games, according to a release from MLB.com , which also includes a statement from A-Rod...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 71,096 reads 137 comments

  8. Twitter Reacts to Alex Rodriguez's Biogenesis Appeal Verdict

    Alex Rodriguez 's appeal finally has a resolution, and it's not one the slugger was hoping for, as he was suspended for the entirety of the 2014 Major League Baseball season...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 months ago 21,215 reads 72 comments

  9. Alex Rodriguez Loses Biogenesis Appeal, Will Begin 162-Game Suspension

    Updates for Tuesday, Jan. 21 According to Jeff Passan and Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports , the Major League Baseball Players Union took a clear stance and reportedly requested ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 months ago 253,259 reads 535 comments

  10. How A-Rod, Arbitrator Agreeing to 100-Game Reduced Ban Would Impact Yankees

    On the surface, the New York Yankees would seemingly benefit greatly from a suspension that would keep third baseman Alex Rodriguez out for the entire season and possibly beyond—he ...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 11 months ago 11,410 reads 36 comments

  11. Alex Rodriguez Reportedly May Consider Reduced Suspension

    After all the public bluster, the radio interviews and accusations of organizational malfeasance, New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez may wind up taking a reduced suspension in his fight with Major League Baseball after all...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 32,877 reads 116 comments

  12. Alex Rodriguez and Manny Machado Have Guys' Night out at Jay-Z Concert

    And just like that, Alex Rodriguez 's one-man wolf pack grew by two. Yahoo! Sports' Mike Oz took time away from Hot Stove watching to peruse the Twitter feeds of various MLB stars...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 11 months ago 39,726 reads 46 comments

  13. What Would Be Yankees' 2014 Impact If A-Rod's Suspension Is Overturned?

    Even in the New York Yankees ' universe, not everything is pinstripe navy blue and white. Logic dictates that it would not be a good thing for the Yankees if Alex Rodriguez 's 211-game suspension were to be overturned...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 21,329 reads 72 comments

  14. Alex Rodriguez Closes in on Tell-All Book Deal, Documentary About His 'Battle'

    If it were profitable, Alex Rodriguez would get on the biggest hill he could find, spin around and sing his story for all to hear like a baseball Julie Andrews...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 11 months ago 7,082 reads 32 comments

  15. MLB Fan Hopes to Win Lunch with Alex Rodriguez, Plans List of Awkward Questions

    David Ortiz, in his infinite wisdom, is auctioning off a lunch with embattled Yankees star Alex Rodriguez in a move that will obviously go over very well. Oh, yeah. We like this idea ...

    Gabe Zaldivar Written by Gabe Zaldivar about 12 months ago 3,587 reads 1 comments

  16. Grading the 10 Richest Contracts in MLB History

    Robinson Cano 's 10-year, $240 million deal with the Seattle Mariners , which was first reported by Enrique Rojas of ESPNDeportes (Spanish link), ties him with Albert Pujols for ...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 12 months ago 14,060 reads 35 comments

  17. TV Station in Detroit Confuses Nelson Mandela with Alex Rodriguez

    Nelson Mandela's death at the age of 95 touched all corners of the world, and the South African's face must surely be one of the world's most recognisable...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 12 months ago 9,333 reads 10 comments

  18. Is Yankees' Massive Jacoby Ellsbury Gamble Going to Pay Off?

    On one of the busiest days of roster activity in recent memory, the New York Yankees made the biggest splash when they agreed to terms with center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury on a seven-year ...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 12 months ago 23,516 reads 105 comments

  19. Alex Rodriguez Drama Is Hurting Baseball and the New York Yankees

    We get it. MLB wants to throw the book at Alex Rodriguez and has tried to do that in the form of a 211-game suspension for the aging slugger, detailed here by Yahoo Sports' Ronald Blum...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 12 months ago 2,268 reads 16 comments

  20. How the Yankees Will Handle Offseason Moves in Each Likely A-Rod Scenario

    The New York Yankees made the first big-name, big-money free-agent signing of this offseason by signing catcher Brian McCann last week, but when and what their next moves might be depends at least in part on you-know-who...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 12 months ago 10,233 reads 14 comments