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Alex Rodriguez plans to play next season

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Well, I was wondering how long it would be until I wrote about Alex Rodriguez again. I just didn't think it would be today. According to Rodriguez's spokesman, Rodriguez says he fully plans to play for the Yankees next season. In order to take the first step to make amends, he dropped his lawsuit against Yankees ...

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Gardner and Ichiro sit with Sale on the mound

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Joe Girardi's lineup was set up in a funky way as the Yanks prepare to face Chris Sale and the White Sox: He has every right handed switch hitter in the lineup and chose to sit Brett Gardner and Ichiro Suzuki. Now, that seems pretty odd, not having a left handed hitter in the lineup, ...

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Spring Training: Day 1 Notes


Yankees pitchers and catchers reported earlier this morning to George Steinbrenner Field in Tampa and they all got down to work. Here were some of the notes from Day 1 of Spring Training (So far): -- CC Sabathia came into camp weighing 275 pounds, the least he's weighed since his days with the Cleveland Indians. Sabathia ...

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So what’s next for A-Rod?

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On Friday, Alex Rodriguez dismissed his case against Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association, finally accepting his 162-game suspension. So now that Rodriguez is officially slated to come back in 2015--what does he do next? Start Mending Relationships? Rodriguez has all but burned the bridges between Major League Baseball, the New York Yankees ...

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Alex Rodriguez dismisses lawsuit vs. MLB, MLBPA

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It looks as if Alex Rodriguez won't be taking his suspension case to federal court. According to Jorge Castillo of the Star Ledger, Rodriguez has dismissed his lawsuit against Major League Baseball, Commissioner Bud Selig and the Major League Baseball Players Association. Rodriguez dismissing his case follows the MLBPA asking for the judge to dismiss the ...

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Jeter doesn’t know if A-Rod will be in Spring Training camp


Derek Jeter usually has an answer for everything, ranging from how he's feeling on the field to his thoughts on a new teammate joining the ball club for the new year. But the one thing Jeter can't really tell you is if Alex Rodriguez will show up to Spring Training camp. Rodriguez, who was suspended for ...

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Report: MLBPA wants A-Rod suit thrown out

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The Major League Baseball Players Association originally had Alex Rodriguez's back during the arbitration process that ultimately led him to a 162-game suspension. Now it seems the bridge has been burned as they attempt to throw Rodriguez's lawsuit out of federal court. According to the New York Daily News, the union sent a four-page letter to ...

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What can the Yankees do with their club going into Spring Training?


It's exactly two weeks from today that pitchers, catchers and injured players report for Spring Training and the Yankees have been quite busy this offseason. They signed Jacoby Ellsbury, Carlos Beltran, Brian McCann and the biggest prize of them all, Masahiro Tanaka. They appointed David Robertson the new closer, re-signed Derek Jeter for another year ...

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