A-Rod's sitting in hot corner

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Re: A-Rod's sitting in hot corner

Postby Tom Nolette » Wed Aug 21, 2013 4:43 am

Boston pitcher Dempster suspended five games for throwing at A-Rod

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Ryan Dempster received a five-game suspension and was fined an undisclosed amount for “intentionally throwing at and hitting Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees with a pitch in the top of the second inning of Sunday night’s game at Fenway Park.” Joe Garagiola, Jr., ...

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Re: A-Rod's sitting in hot corner

Postby Tom Nolette » Thu Aug 22, 2013 5:27 am

Commentary: MLB allowing A-Rod to be used for target practice
By DAVID LENNON/Newsday

Major League Baseball just peeled the No. 13 off the back of Alex Rodriguez on Tuesday and replaced it with a bull's-eye.

Might as well stick one to his helmet, too.

By giving Ryan Dempster what amounts to a five-day paid vacation, and the Red Sox the chance to easily maneuver around his absence because of a favorable schedule, MLB didn't put much of a price tag on using A-Rod for target practice.

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Re: A-Rod's sitting in hot corner

Postby geezil » Thu Aug 22, 2013 2:06 pm

.............A win now is worth two at the end of the season. Dempster's job is to win the game and not pixx off the opponent.
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Re: A-Rod's sitting in hot corner

Postby Tom Nolette » Fri Aug 23, 2013 5:16 am

Red Sox’s Ortiz disapproves of Dempster hitting A-Rod with pitch

Fans cheered at Fenway Park when Ryan Dempster drilled New York Yankees’ third baseman Alex Rodriguez intentionally Sunday, but Dempster’s Boston Red Sox teammate, designated hitter David Ortiz, strongly disapproved of the purpose pitches. “I didn’t like it. I don’t think it was the right thing to do,” Ortiz told ...

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Re: A-Rod's sitting in hot corner

Postby Tom Nolette » Sat Oct 05, 2013 5:21 am

Alex Rodriguez sues Major League Baseball, Selig

NEW YORK — New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez has sued Major League Baseball and Commissioner Bud Selig and accused them of trying to destroy his reputation and his career. The embattled third baseman, who was suspended for 211 games for his alleged use of performance enhancing drugs, claims the ...

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Re: A-Rod's sitting in hot corner

Postby Tom Nolette » Sun Jan 12, 2014 7:27 am

New York Yankees’ Alex Rodriguez suspended for 2014 season
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New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez was suspended for the entire 2014 season by arbitrator Fredric Horowitz on Saturday, stemming from the Biogenesis scandal. The suspension also includes all potential playoff games for the season. Horowitz’s ruling upholds most of Major League Baseball’s original ban of 211 games. The …

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