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Report: Alex Rodriguez to address the media with apology next month

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Last season, the Yankees started Spring Training with a Derek Jeter retirement press conference. This season, it's a completely different story. Bob Nightengale of USA Today is reporting Alex Rodriguez will meet with the media at the beginning of Spring Training to issue an apology for his involvement in the Biogenesis scandal. Rodriguez issued an apology ...

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Throwback: Andy Pettitte gets the win in 1996 snowy home opener

The weather outside is frightful--because there's a blizzard in New York City. So I figured it was the perfect time to post a video of it snowing during a baseball game. Everyone remembers the 1996 home opener against the Kansas City Royals when Andy Pettitte was on the mound and the Yankees won, but this game ...

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Yankees look to void Alex Rodriguez’s milestone bonuses

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The saga between Alex Rodriguez and the New York Yankees continues, and this time the Yankees are attempting to void a milestone clause in Rodriguez's contract--and are prepared to fight if Rodriguez files a grievance with the Major League Baseball Players Association. According to SI.com, the Yankees are attempting to void the $6 Million home-run bonus ...

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What to expect from Ivan Nova

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Yesterday, we analyzed Andrew Miller's 2014 season and discussed what impact he could have in the Yankees bullpen. Today, we move to the disabled list and hopefully the starting rotation as we discuss what the Yankees can eventually expect from Ivan Nova, who is currently rehabbing from major surgery. Ivan Nova had been in the Yankees ...

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Yankees reject Alex Rodriguez’s meeting request

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While Alex Rodriguez was able to conduct a meeting with new baseball commissioner Rob Manfred, the Yankees weren't in the 'meeting' mood and decided to deal with Rodriguez next month. According to the New York Daily News, Rodriguez offered to meet face to face with the Yankees to apologize for his role in the Biogenesis scandal, ...

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What to expect from Andrew Miller

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Yesterday, we evaluated what Nathan Eovaldi did last season for the Marlins and how he could help the Yankees in the rotation. Today, we move back to the bullpen where we'll discuss the Yankees newest and priciest addition, Andrew Miller. When the Yankees were searching for a reliever in the free agent market, it was clear ...

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A week in review: Ichiro, Rodriguez, Santana, Scherzer, Sterling and WPIX

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Transaction wise, it was a pretty quiet week for the Yankees, but a former Yankee did head elsewhere, Alex Rodriguez is still working out as Spring Training begins next month and Max Scherzer is finally off the board--but he won't be in Yankees pinstripes. Here is your week in review. -- For the last two seasons, ...

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Alex Rodriguez visits baseball’s incoming commissioner Rob Manfred

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As Alex Rodriguez continues his road to redemption, one of his stops included a trip to 245 Park Avenue in New York to issue and apology to incoming commissioner Rob Manfred. The New York Post and MLB.com reported Rodriguez was trying to clear the air after being one of the 13 player suspended in the Biogenesis ...

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