Alex Rodriguez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Yankees prospects praise A-Rod's coaching

    MLB.com "Embracing his new role as a Yankees special guest instructor, Alex Rodriguez said that he believed it would be valuable to take a group of young players out to a lengthy dinner, offering the Yankees hopefuls an opportunity to ask questions on a variety of topics. Rodriguez and the prospects..." February 24

  • Alex Rodriguez Embraces New Role at Yankees’ Camp

    New York Times "Alex Rodriguez was a recognizable sight as he made his way onto the diamond at Steinbrenner Field on Tuesday: pinstriped pant legs hiked up to just below the knee, dark blue practice jersey with No. 13 on the back, wraparound sunglasses shading his eyes, a packet of sunflower seeds. A crowd of..." February 22

  • Alex Rodriguez says 'zero' chance he'll play again as he arrives at Yankees spring training as a special instructor

    New York Daily News "There’s a zero percent chance A-Rod ever plays again, but he’s still adding millions to his bank account during spring training. After spending his first day as a $21 million special instructor for the Yankees at spring training, Rodriguez confirmed his retirement and said he gave “zero”..." February 21

  • Alex Rodriguez will be at Yankees spring training Tuesday

    New York Daily News "Alex Rodriguez will be back Tuesday. The retired Yankees third baseman-turned $21 million instructor will be in Tampa at spring training on Feb. 21, the Daily News confirmed. A-Rod is expected to be an instructor for three days. Hal Steinbrenner said Wednesday that he could envision A-Rod’s..." February 18

  • Yankees owner envisions expanded role for A-Rod, noncommittal on future of manager Joe Girardi

    ESPN "Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner can envision Alex Rodriguez's role with the team growing over time. "Absolutely," Steinbrenner said Wednesday afternoon, surrounded by nearly three dozen media members in the corridor of the spring training stadium that bears his father's name. "We haven't talked..." February 15

  • Neither Jeter nor A-Rod involved in possible Loria sale of the Marlins

    CBS Sports "Thursday morning, Forbes reported Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria has a "handshake agreement" in place to sell the team for $1.6 billion. A sale is not imminent because the buyer, whose identity is unknown, has their money tied up in real estate, and MLB has debt limits to satisfy. The Forbes..." February 10

  • A-Rod will serve as instructor for Yankees spring training

    Newsday "Alex Rodriguez will be back in pinstripes for spring training. Hal Steinbrenner said Thursday that the Yankees’ $21-million instructor intends to show up for two separate stints in Tampa. “I left it with him . . . to call [Brian Cashman] and work it out with Cash, but he clearly wants to be a..." February 03

  • A-Rod to host a reality show featuring broke ex-athletes

    Hardball Talk "Alex Rodriguez’s transition into retirement has featured a serious move into the business world. He has gone back to school, worked seriously on investments and has started his own corporation. Yes, he’s set for life after making more money than any baseball player in history, but even if his bank..." January 18

  • Alex Rodriguez won't attempt return to baseball in 2017

    New York Daily News "It appears there will be no A-Rod baseball comeback in 2017. Former Yankee Alex Rodriguez, who was unconditionally released by the Bombers last August, is not going to try to play for another club this year, and will instead fulfill his commitment as a "special advisor" to Yankee owner Hal..." January 05

  • Who knew? A-Rod turning into top TV analyst for Fox

    Sporting News "You never know who's going to succeed or fail on TV. Witness the long, strange trip of Alex Rodriguez to Fox Sports/FS1. It was just a few years ago the disgraced A-Rod was one of the most reviled figures in sports. He was a two-time admitted steroids user. His reputation for self-serving..." October 26

  • Did A-Rod quietly announce his retirement?

    New York Post "With a tweet to a 12-day-old feature story on himself, Alex Rodriguez may have been softly announcing Monday he will not be returning to baseball. Two days after Rodriguez hinted at a return to the game on a FOX pregame show, he slyly took to Twitter to post a photo of him on the cover of his..." October 11

  • A-Rod: Ortiz needs to be around baseball 'the next 40 years'

    Fox Sports "The Boston Red Sox lost to the Cleveland Indians Monday night, 4-3, at Fenway Park in Game 3 of the ALDS. The win completed the sweep for the Indians, as they will go to face the Toronto Blue Jays in the ALCS. What it also means is the end of David Ortiz's incredible career." October 11

  • Did Alex Rodriguez drop a big hint about his future on Fox’s pregame show?

    New York Daily News "He never said he was retiring. Alex Rodriguez kept the speculation about his future in baseball alive when he balked at the chance to admit that he has actually hung up his spikes for good. In fact, during Fox's extended pregame show - the result of the Nationals and Dodgers being rained out..." October 08

  • Alex Rodriguez Says 'I Love Big Papi' But Won't Say I'm Rooting for Him

    TMZ "Alex Rodriguez says he's definitely a fan of David Ortiz -- but when it comes to rooting for the MLB legend in his last playoff run ... A-Rod stopped short of saying he was rooting for him. It all went down outside of Craig's in West Hollywood -- Alex was in a good mood and had nothing but love..." October 07

  • Fox Sports takes on Alex Rodriguez as analyst for MLB playoffs

    Sporting News "Welcome back, Alex Rodriguez. Well, sort of. The former Yankees slugger will serve as a TV analyst with Fox Sports during the postseason, Rodriguez announced on Twitter. Rodriguez, 41, served as an analyst last year after the Yankees lost their wild-card game to the Astros." September 29

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