Tag Archives: Alex Rodriguez

Cashman on Gregorius, Teixeira, Beltran, Drew, Rodriguez and roster decisions

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With six days to go until Opening Day, the Yankees have to begin finalizing their roster, and hope their players bounce back after two non-contending seasons. Brian Cashman was asked about whether Didi Gregorius needs a platoon partner, if Carlos Beltran, Mark Teixeira and Stephen Drew will bounce back from their horrific 2014 seasons, Alex ...

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Rodriguez’s first career start at first base was “quite interesting”

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Alex Rodriguez is used to taking the field every game and making routine plays on the infield grass. However during yesterday's 7-0 win against the Houston Astros, Rodriguez didn't take grounders at third and instead manned a different position--first base. He made three routine plays at first before he was lifted after three innings; the ...

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Spring Training Notes: Gregorius, Rodriguez and Sabathia

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The Yankees are heading to Kissimmee, Florida this afternoon to take on the Houston Astros, and while most of the regulars aren't in the lineup, Alex Rodriguez is--but not at third base or DH. Also, there's an update on Didi Gregorius and CC Sabathia had a choice of words after his lackluster start against a ...

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Rodriguez homers in 10-2 loss to Orioles

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While CC Sabathia pitched in a minor league game to avoid the AL East competition, the Yankees sent Scott Baker to the mound. Unfortunately, the Yankees starting pitching didn't do well, and that along with a lack of offense gave the Yankees a 10-2 loss against the Baltimore Orioles at George M. Steinbrenner Field in ...

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Alex Rodriguez set to play first base tomorrow

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Before camp opened last month, the Yankees had been talking about getting Alex Rodriguez some reps at first base. With nine days to go until Opening Day, the Yankees are finally putting their plan in action and will get a look at Rodriguez out of his natural third base position. Rodriguez is slated to go ...

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Jacoby Ellsbury optimistic he’ll be ready for Opening Day

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As we all know, Jacoby Ellsbury is suffering from an oblique injury and isn't slated to return to the lineup for a few more days. But with two weeks until Opening Day, there's concern Ellsbury's injury could slow him down. However, Ellsbury is certain he'll be ready for Opening Day, despite the fact he hasn't ...

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Spring Training Notes: Beltran, Ellsbury, Nova and Rodriguez

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It's currently raining in Tampa, so there's question on whether there will be a game this afternoon. But in the meantime, there is some news in Yankees camp on this Monday morning. So without further ado, here are some Spring Training notes. -- Carlos Beltran and Alex Rodriguez were slated to play in a minor league ...

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Rodriguez homers in 11-2 victory over Tigers

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After a 7-3 loss last night, the Yankees headed to Lakeland to take on the Detroit Tigers. Not only did Brendan Ryan return to the lineup, but the Yankees flexed their muscles in a 11-2 victory at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida. The Yankees scored in the first on a Brendan Ryan RBI double, a ...

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