Rare has there been a moment without some sort of negative cloud since Alex Rodriguez returned for the Yankees. Even as he is playing in a Sunday Night Baseball game, he and the Yankees must contend with Red Sox pitcher, Ryan Dempster, going out of his way to hit A-Rod, in a possible act of revenge for his alleged “ratting out” of fellow players during the Biogenesis hunt.
In a particular storybook moment, Rodriguez would gain some revenge for the beaning and manager Joe Girardi’s ejection when he hit a home run for the Yankees, leading to a comeback on their hated Boston rivals.
But is this the only positive A-Rod has brought for the Yankees? How about being a boost to one of their season-long issues? Continue reading