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Alex Rodriguez Gets Standing Ovation Crowd After Home Run Last Week...Really?

Bare KnucksAnalyst IMarch 3, 2009

It’s Spring Training, so I don’t expect many people to have been paying attention, but if you were, then you should be disgusted by the fact that Alex Rodriguez (an admitted steroid user) was given a standing ovation by the Yankee fanbase after his second inning home run against the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday during their Spring Training game in Florida.

Really, Yankee fans? You bought that ridiculous apology? You actually sat and watched that pretty boy “pour his heart out” to Peter Gammons on ESPN and believed what he was saying?

The guy issued one of the most outlined apologies in recent memory, and Yankee fans, so desperate to cling to any relevance, bought into it. Pathetic.

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